Research Coordinator I - TMFW-TASP - Austin, TX
UTHealth School of Public Health
Requisition #: 1900029J
Will coordinate and provide technical assistance
and support through the Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite Technical Assistance and
Support Program (TMFW-TASP) for employers participating in the Texas
Mother-Friendly Worksite Program. Will coordinate and manage a strategic plan
of direct outreach to select job sectors. Provides supervision to team of
TMFW-TASP graduate research assistants that assist with technical assistance
and support activities. Plans and coordinates outreach and promotional events
for TMFW. Will provide management support as needed for the Maternal Child
Health Training Program.
Position Key Accountabilities:
Providessupport to employers seeking designation as a Texas Mother-Friendly Worksite.
Communicateswith employers via phone and email regularly.
Supports project management processes and toolsused by team.
Providesday-to-day supervision to TMFW-TASP graduate assistants responsible fortechnical assistance and support activities.
Works under supervision of project director ofTMFW-TASP and supports operational management.
Coordinates outreach activities such as eventplanning, conference exhibitions, and direct outreach activities.
Assists in the preparation of progress reportsto funding organization.
Supports management of online content forTMFW-TASP
Assists with grant proposals to both privatefoundations and government agencies.
Other duties as assigned.
Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
Working knowledge of MS Office.
Enthusiastic about working with data
Experience providing technical support
Project management education and experience
Ability to manage multiple priorities, tasks, and deadlines.
Customer service experience
Excellent teamwork and leadership skills
Ability to solve problems independently
Preferred Minimum Experience:
Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.
This position may include work involving potentially hazardous chemical, biological or radioactive agents.
This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215
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