Director, Projects

Emory Healthcare   •  

Atlanta, GA

Industry: Healthcare


5 - 7 years

Posted 73 days ago

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  • 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.


  • 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.


  • The ideal candidate will have a strong familiarity with program development, clinical research, healthcare operations, stewardship and sponsor reporting.
  • Superior project management skills, familiarity with research methods and data collection, and a strong history of robust faculty collaboration.
  • She/he will also have significant experience liaising with internal and external partners to independently monitor and advance an ambitious project within an exceptionally short timeline.