American Heart Association Project Coordinator in Dallas, Texas
Are you ready to join an organization where you can be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives?
Envision all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every single day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? You bet!
This is satisfying work that makes a real difference in people's lives. You can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. You will connect with people and make a lifesaving impact. You will partner with individuals, schools, lawmakers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare.
The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Project Coordinator, National Hypertension Control Initiative based out of our National Center office located in Dallas, TX.
This is a full time, benefits eligible, grant funded opportunity. Current funding will expire 12/2023.
The Project Coordinator will be responsible for providing coordination and administrative support for assigned department or project. Responsible for preparing and distributing communications, scheduling, volunteer responsibilities and other organizing efforts based on project assignments. Also, responsible for operational budget and expense processing, record keeping or other administrative duties.
Essential Job Duties:
Coordinate and monitor project timelines while effectively communicating project needs and related information as required.
Communicate with client base to organize and manage assigned projects/events. Recruit staff and/or volunteers for participation, coordinate with vendors, or perform on-site set-up and logistics coordination.
Assists with marketing efforts which may include updating on-line content, distribution of marketing materials, or vendors/contractors/volunteer communication.
Utilize vendor and/or AHA systems (e.g. E1, COI, Seibel, Oasis, etc.) efficiently and competently to complete duties/projects.
Evaluates and maintains information and accurate data for compliance requirements or internal reporting needs. Collaborates with internal and external customers to ensure documentation is accurate and meets expectations.
Provides coworkers, volunteers, and vendors with excellent customer service responding to requests in a timely manner and adhering to deadlines as appropriate.
Want to help get your resume to the top? Take a look at the experience we require:
High School Diploma or equivalent
Two (2) years of experience in project coordination
Two (2) years of basic accounting process experience
Demonstrated ability to prepare written and presentation communications
Demonstrated customer service skills
Two (2) years of experience in event or meeting planning
Some college or BA in Communications, Business, Marketing or related area
The American Heart Association’s 2024 Goal: Every person deserves the opportunity for a full, healthy life. As champions for health equity, by 2024, the American Heart Association will advance cardiovascular health for all, including identifying and removing barriers to health care access and quality.
At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.
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EOE/Protected Veterans/Persons with Disabilities
Posted Date 3 weeks ago (7/18/2022 3:10 PM)
Requisition ID 2022-8868
Job Category Marketing, Communications & Public Relations
Position Type Full Time