DIRECTOR, ADMINISTRATION, School of Public Health, Department of Global Health Tracking Code3745 Job Description
The Director of Administration in the department of Global Health is responsible for the overall management, strategic initiatives and oversight of operations of the Department. The Department has 27 faculty, 20 research staff and 4 core staff and is internationally recognized for its multi-disciplinary research and teaching agenda. It has research collaborations funded by NIH and other federal agencies, multiple foundations and industry partners. Faculty and staff work, in almost 20 countries across all 5 continents.
The Director will work closely with the Department Chair on the overall management of the Departments activities. The Director will share in the overall responsibility of ensuring the success of the Department. They will help fulfill the mission of the Department and initiate strategic planning for the continued growth of the Department. The Director is a key program and operational manager that possesses the knowledge and ability to balance the development of strategic initiatives with the operational management of a complex Department which includes its global activities. The Director will be responsible for operational decisions in the overall management, including oversight of grant management, financial, contractual, human resource, and proposal development activities.
Masters degree/MBA preferred. 8 to 10 years of progressively increasing responsibility in operations support/grants management/planning/resource management or combination thereof.
Job Location BOSTON, Massachusetts, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular