Program Coordinator, Center for Global Health and Quality - Georgetown University Medical Center

Washington D.C.
Oct 11, 2017
Nov 17, 2017
Full Time
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Program Coordinator, Center for Global Health and Quality - Georgetown University Medical Center

The Center for Global Health and Quality, launched in 2017 at Georgetown University, has the overarching vision to support and empower key actors in countries to drive, build, and own sustainable systems.  Our mission is to transform the financing and delivery of health care in low-resource settings by combining evidence-based strategies with world-class data, business, and management practices.  GHQ will work with partners to respond to today's health challenges and bring quality services to scale while maximizing resources and achieving the greatest possible impact.  

The Program Coordinator, a vital and valued member of the growing team, provides administrative and project-related support to the GHQ faculty and staff -. Reporting to the Executive Director, the Program Coordinator has responsibilities that include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides executive assistant support to GHQ's Faculty Director.
  • Provides general administrative and financial support for all GHQ activities (for example, coordinating meetings and ordering office supplies).
  • Generates reports and presentations, maintains programmatic databases and information, coordinates program meetings, and monitors and tracks program information.
  • Provides project-related support for externally funded projects, including travel coordination and event planning.
  • Supports communications-related activities for GHQ, including maintaining the center's website, and social media accounts.
  • Ensures the efficient and smooth operation of GHQ


  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3 to 5 years of related experience - in particular supporting the requirements of an executive in a high demand environment
  • Experience with events management and coordination
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite - preference for website maintenance experience
  • Excellent problem-solving, interpersonal, communications, and organizational skills
  • Detail orientation, ability to multi-task, and a “get it done” approach
  • Sensitivity to confidential materials
  • Ability to work independently and to work well in a team environment
  • Self-motivated with the ability to complete all duties without direct supervision after training

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