Project Manager - Public Health
Company: Greater Flint Health Coalition
Posted on: December 1, 2019
PROJECT MANAGER - Public HealthGreater Flint Health Coalition -
Greater Flint Health Coalition is seeking a Project Manager to lead
community-based, collective impact project implementation of
strategic plan initiatives.
The Greater Flint Health Coalition (GFHC) is a nonprofit,
collective impact organization. The GFHC functions as a neutral
convener of 25 multi-sector coalitions as well as the operator of a
portfolio of community-based programs focused on health status,
health care access and innovation, chronic disease, social
determinants of health, health disparities, and a variety of
emerging public health issues (e.g. obesity, opioid epidemic, lead
This position will be assigned as lead Project Manager to a
specialized portfolio of GFHC strategic business plan initiatives.
This position will oversee multi-sector partner engagement,
community building, project development, implementation, and
coordination of activities, grant reporting and data collection,
while also coordinating evaluation activities with partner
organizations. The project manager will be responsible for outcomes
documentation and publication on behalf of the GFHC and its
multi-sector partner roles in the collective impact strategy.
Strong communication skills will support the ability to accomplish
As a full-time Project Manager, this exciting position and your
specific projects, tasks, and responsibilities will evolve over
time. Flexibility and a commitment to continuous learning will be
required of the successful candidate. A skill set based in public
health, prevention, health care service, partnership development,
and data analysis will be vital to this work to improve the factors
that affect health via multi-sector partnership activities.
- Oversee public health or health care specific project
implementation including coordination of activities by
participating community partner organizations.
- Collect and analyze data to inform community needs and project
outcomes; assist with planning, implementing, monitoring, and
evaluating programs; prepare reports and share best practices with
- Engagement of multi-sector partners from health care, public
health, health insurers, community-based organizations, local/state
government, education, nonprofit, business, and more.
- Assist with the planning, support, management, and execution of
committee and task force objectives in collaboration with
cross-functional teams composed of practice and hospital partners,
health care providers, physicians, insurers, family groups, social
service agencies, and the community at-large.
- Provide committee and task force staffing, ensuring
responsiveness to partner requirements, inputs, and concerns.
Collaborative processes include timely material preparation, agenda
development, minutes, program/grant development, workplan
execution, and the completion of required committee follow up
resulting from consensus decision making.
- Manage project timelines, activities, documentation, and
deliverables while maintaining alignment with multi-sector partner
objectives and grant / project workplan requirements.
- Develop proposals in response to identified grant opportunities
supporting the activities and initiatives of the organization's
strategic business plan.
- Support the mission, vision, values and key strategies of the
Greater Flint Health Coalition and development of collaborative
relationships with the organizations that interface with the
- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Qualifications & Experience Required:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to
perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed
below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability
- Bachelor's Degree in health or related field; Master's degree
(MPH, MHSA, or MS) is strongly desired.
- Experience and a passion for public health, prevention
strategies, universal healthcare access, health data, social
determinants of health, and/or community-based health projects that
seek to build alignment amongst multi-sector organizations in a
collaborative, team-oriented style.
- Demonstrated ability to align vision with management of tasks.
Ability to meet deadlines and work effectively within structured
and time sensitive environments. Experience creating and managing
work plans and time-sensitive deliverables and deadlines.
- Characteristics required for thinking strategically,
innovating, and engaging multi-sector stakeholders in a manner that
builds alignment and creates measureable improvement in project
- Ability to integrate a diverse skill set (technical,
analytical, theory, research, relationship building) to improve
desired program outcomes.
- Mastery of computer/software applications, including Microsoft
Office Suite - Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
- Excellent interpersonal, written and oral communication skills
and an ability to present oneself in a courteous, tactful, and
- Considerate, attentive, and punctual.
- Demonstrated ability to take initiative and to work
proactively, both independently and in teams; excels in an open
- Great passion for the mission, vision, and values of the
Greater Flint Health Coalition and able to promote both internally
Reports to: Chief Executive Officer or Director of Special
Job Status: Full Time, Salary; Standard in office hours are Monday
through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., with reoccurring early
morning meetings and occasional activities outside of standard
Compensation:Greater Flint Health Coalition's collaborative work
environment emphasizes teamwork, personal commitment, integrity,
and success. In addition to the meaningful and groundbreaking work
to improve health on a community-wide level, GFHC offers a
competitive salary commensurate with experience. Benefits include
paid time off, holidays, medical, vision, and dental benefits, plus
life & disability insurance paid 100% by employer for employee,
403b (5% employer contribution), and more.
Keywords: Greater Flint Health Coalition, Flint , Project Manager - Public Health, Executive , Flint, Michigan
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