Project Coordinator / Manager

Here at GSSHealth, we have a field-focused team of scientists establishing quality assured laboratory networks, diagnostic systems and research laboratories across the globe. We are seeking to hire a seasoned Project Manager to join our team. If you're a passionate self-starter with experience in global health or the biomedical sciences, GSSHealth will be a great fit for you.

 

Responsibilities for Project Manager

  • Collaboratively determine and define the scope and objectives of projects across the organization

  • Predict human resources needed to reach objectives and manage resources efficiently

  • Create a schedule for budget allocation across the project lifecycle  

  • Create and implement detailed project plans and schedules for diverse projects

  • Host weekly team meetings

  • Attend project meetings, identify next steps, document and share minutes, and follow up on action items

  • Follow up with technical project leads to exchange updates on project progress and deliverables

  • Support the planning of international field work

  • Provide project updates to various stakeholders on a consistent basis

  • Where appropriate, facilitate the calculation of earned value for projects and keep projects on track in terms of milestones and funding

  • Facilitate the establishment of contracts with vendors and consultants through collaboration with the administrative team

  • Monitor progress and adjust as needed

  • Measure project performance to identify areas for improvement

Qualifications for Project Manager

  • Bachelor's degree in the sciences, project management or a related field

  • 5-8 years of project management and related experience

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification preferred

  • Fluency in French preferred

  • Proven ability to solve problems creatively

  • Strong familiarity with project management software tools, methodologies, and best practices

  • Experience seeing projects through the full life cycle

  • Excellent analytical skills

  • Proven ability to complete projects according to outlined scope, budget, and timeline

  • Willingness to travel (10-15% travel)

Submit a resume below or email us at careers before Friday, June 12th

As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, gender expression, pregnancy, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or genetic information, in any of our activities or operations.

 

Applicants must be authorized to work in the US.

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