As part of its expanding team, the GovEx Academy (part of the Johns Hopkins University Centers for Civic Impact) seek an experienced Sr. Research Program Coordinator. The Sr. Research Program Coordinator will collaborate with numerous Academy stakeholders, including philanthropies, NGOs, and local governments to bring organizational discipline, routine reporting, and high quality customer service to these diverse groups.
Johns Hopkins’ Centers for Civic Impact empower the public sector through expertise, training, research, and collaboration. We help governments and NGOs learn to to leverage data to make better decisions. We are looking for an experienced Sr. Research Program Coordinator who will help us build reliable and user-centered products, while working on a dynamic, cross-disciplinary team.
This position reports to the GovEx Academy Director.
Sr. Research Program Coordinator Responsibilities include:
Manage relationships and coordinate activities with diverse partners including philanthropic organizations, NGOs, and governments.
Gain a deep understanding of end user needs and experience via quantitative and qualitative data collection and analysis.
Identify and fill product gaps and generate new ideas that grow market share, improve partner experience, and drive growth.
Translate requests into technical requirements and processes for our team of instructors and developers .
Scope and prioritize work based on internal and partner impact.
Balance external partner requests with internal capacity and coordinate timelines across projects.
Collect and analyze data, create reports, review and explain trends to support marketing, admission, program delivery, and program design for online education.
Monitor project activities, outputs, and progress towards anticipated results.
Perform routine administrative functions as needed, including scheduling and document management.
Our Sr. Research Program Coordinator is a creative, curious, and collaborative professional. Qualifications include:
Minimum Qualifications (mandatory):
Bachelor's degree in related discipline.
Three years related experience.
Additional education may substitute for required experience, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Special Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Proven track record of managing all aspects of successful projects throughout their lifecycle.
Ability to develop strategies and effectively communicate recommendations to external partners and internal management.
Strong problem solving skills and willingness to roll up one's sleeves to get the job done.
Effectively works with diverse audiences and in a dynamic organization.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Commitment to a collegial workplace.
Ability to work independently and in a result-oriented environment.
High proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, or comparable software.
Creative thinking and problem solving.
Intellectual curiosity and humility.
Classified Title: Sr. Research Program Coordinator Role/Level/Range: ACRP/03/MB Starting Salary Range: Commensurate with Experience Employee group: Full Time Schedule: 5/37.5 Exempt Status: Exempt Location: 01-MD:Homewood Campus Department name: 60006654-KSAS - Centers for Civic Impact Personnel area: School of Arts & Sciences
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