Emory University Dir, Projects (Dept/Sch) in Atlanta, Georgia


Job Requisition ID:



701000:EVP Health Affairs

Job Description:


Directs special projects for a non-central division or department. Manages the strategic planning process and oversees progress toward achieving project goals. Develops and administers project budgets. Participates in the identification of funding sources, initiatives and strategies. Prepares communication documents for articles, reports, and/or presentations. Develops short and long term project goals and objectives. Represents and promotes projects at speaking engagements and with various constituencies. Conducts research, analyzes data and identifies and summarizes trends. Develops and prepares reports. Serves as a liaison with other university departments and represents projects at meetings and events. May hire, supervise and evaluate staff. Performs related responsibilities as required.


The position requires the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently. The successful candidate must be deadline driven with the ability to drive project results. Ability to analysis financial reports with an intellectual curiosity strongly desired. Candidates must be well organized with an attention to detail and accuracy, demonstrate business acumen to work in a matrixed organization and participate in a team environment. Excellent written and verbal communications skills in preparing reports for executive review using strong skills in Excel and Powerpoint. This role requires the ability to organize information into succinct summary reports for leadership. Demonstrated ability to work independently while building consensus with leaders and staff across WHSC divisions. The successful candidate must be comfortable working in a fast paced and fluid environment with flexibility to respond to rapidly changing demands. Individual must be able to make sound judgments and handle confidential information within OEVPHA. Exemplary customer service is required.


A bachelor's degree and five years of project management or related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience. Proficiency with various computer software packages.DATE CREATED/MODIFIED/REVIEWED: 10/20/11 GG

Operating Unit/Division:

Exec.V.P. for Health Affairs

Job Title:

Dir, Projects (Dept/Sch)

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Not Applicable

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