Health Planner/Website Coordinator in Philadelphia, PA at Public Health Management Corporation

Date Posted: 7/30/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

This is a highly responsible position that conducts HIV planning activities. The Health Planner and Website Coordinator conducts needs assessments and provides reports to the planning bodies and the public to improve understanding of the HIV epidemic in the Philadelphia region. The person in this position also coordinates OHP’s web presence, and is responsible for updating the website and social media platforms, as well as sending out email newsletters.

Responsibilities:

  • Plans, develops, conducts, and/or participates in needs assessments, surveys, focus groups, key informant interviews, epidemiologic studies, and other quantitative and qualitative tasks related to measuring and evaluating need for HIV-related services for people living with and at risk of HIV in the Philadelphia metropolitan area.
  • Uses quantitative and qualitative measures to collect and analyze epidemiological, surveillance, and other statistical and service data relevant to the local HIV epidemic. This may include but is not necessarily limited to data on or related to infectious diseases, sexually transmitted diseases, pregnancies, births, drug and alcohol use, behavioral risk activity, etc. Evaluates such data, and reports on its implications for HIV services to appropriate parties.
  • Participates in the preparation, writing, and submission of annual HIV service plans, reports, and proposals to local, state, and federal agencies, and to the public.
  • Participates in meetings of the HIV Integrated Planning Council and its workgroups and committees to report on analysis and evaluation of data collecting for the local and/or regional HIV planning process.
  • Provides primary staff support for specific committees and workgroups as assigned, including for the Prevention Committee and Executive Committee of the HIV Integrated Planning Council.

Skills:

  • Demonstrated leadership and organizational ability.
  • Demonstrated experience in working positively with individuals and community groups in ethnic minority communities, in particular the African-American, Latino, and/or Asian communities.
  • Excellent use of the English language; fluency in Spanish and/or Asian languages a plus.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, SPSS, and other computer programs.
  • Experience with email marketing, ideally MailChimp.

Experience:

  • Experience using a content management system, such as Wagtail, WordPress, or Squarespace.
  • Experience using social media for professional communications.

Education Requirement:

  • Bachelor’s degree in public health, social sciences, or communications, or a combination of education and experience which clearly enables the applicant to fulfill the tasks of this position.

Salary:

  • Commensurate with education and experience.