ITI is a program of The Task Force for Global Health.
Working at ITI
The International Trachoma Initiative (ITI) seeks dedicated, passionate public health champions to help rid the world of blindness from the preventable disease, trachoma. ITI is based just outside of Atlanta, Georgia in the US. Learn more about the ITI team.
- The primary duty of the Program Associate position for is organizing, coordinating, and planning operational facets of a global program and its related activities which include, but are not limited to the following: researching factors that may impact the success of the program, and working with individuals or groups to research and document program requirements in order to provide appropriate input.
- Monitors and reports progress of objectives and goals of the program.
- Develops promotional materials/venues, manages relational databases, and establishes/forecasts budget requirements.
- Develops work plans to accomplish objectives and monitors progress toward their achievement.
- Monitors expenditures and may prepare financial reports; may assist in identifying funding resources and developing fund-raising strategies and initiatives.
- Prepares operational and statistical reports to assist in effective decision-making.
- Conducts training, represents the program at international meetings and conferences, and networks with affiliated groups.
- May write or develop reports, speeches, briefings, newsletters, promotional materials, grants or other written materials related to the program.
- Conducts research and gathers accurate information to develop various publications.
- May plan, administer, or monitor the program's budget or related grants.
- May assist in developing and coordinating program-related conferences, conventions, or meetings.
- May supervise staff. Performs related responsibilities as required.
- This is not an administrative support position.
- Bachelor’s degree in a field related to the program and
- Two years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.
- Oral and written proficiency in French
- Strong, demonstrated attention to detail
- Excellent time management skills
- Knowledge of and proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, Access, PowerPoint, etc.), Adobe Acrobat, and databases is essential
- Excellent English writing and verbal communication skills
- Experience generating maps using ArcGIS software or willingness to learn
- Experience working in an international setting
- Strong interpersonal and intercultural skills with ability to work effectively in a multicultural, team environment
- Work experience from a developing country is not essential, but a distinct advantage
TRAVEL: 10-15% Internationally
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