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Epidemiology Informatics Project Coordinator

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Epidemiology Informatics Project Coordinator
Do you have experience leading fast-paced Public Health programs and coordinating with government agencies? MCD Global Health is seeking to fill an informatics coordinator role charged with coordinating the epi informatics projects as part of Maine CDC’s Infectious Disease Epidemiology Informatics team.
MCD Global Health is a nonprofit global health organization recognized in the United States and around the world as a leader, innovator, and trusted partner.

Our Vision & Mission:
We envision a world in which all people have access to high quality and enduring solutions to improve and maintain their health and well-being. MCD aspires to be a premier partner of choice and an internationally recognized leader, innovator, and trusted partner in applied, cross-national public health solutions. Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of people worldwide through enduring, high quality, cost-effective and universally accessible public health solutions.

We are looking to bring on board an Informatics Project Coordinator to monitor, support, and tract informatics projects. Specific tasks may include:
• Scheduling and running meetings, including taking and distributing notes
• Tracking project detains within the chosen tracking system, ensuring staff are aware of deadlines, and helping identify and remove barriers to completion
• Project management for new projects including developing implementation plans, coordinating meetings with stakeholders, and reporting on progress
• Collaborating with the epidemiology teams to understand business needs and ensure ongoing projects help meet those needs
• Ensuring good communication both within the team, between partners, and to the Infectious Disease Epi Program Director
Additionally, this role would be expected to participate in and contribute to overall Infection Disease Epidemiology Program planning and evaluation activities
The successful candidate will bring solid experience in project management and working knowledge of public health informatics.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a diverse team focused on growing our impact in the globally in the public health field.
Knowledge, Qualifications and Skills:
Required
• Bachelor’s degree in Public Health or related fields (Informatics, Biostatistics, Business, Computer Science etc.)
• Four (4) years of relevant experience in project management or public health informatics
• Communication skills and the ability to work both independently and collaboratively
• Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Ability to exercise good judgment within a context of competing priorities, agendas, and partner sensitivities
• Ability and willingness to travel
Preferred
• Master’s Degree in Public Health or related fields (Informatics, Biostatistics, Business, Computer Science etc.
• Minimum two years relevant work experience in project management or public health informatics

Position Type: Full Time
Level: Mid-level
Location: Augusta, Maine
Application Requirements
An updated CV and cover letter (including salary expectations) should be sent to: mcdjobs2@mcd.org. Include title and job reference number (MCDPH-310) insert job ID number generated from website posting) when submitting an application.
Position will be open until filled {insert closing date for applications if known}.
Medical Care Development, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

MCD requires all employees to provide proof of Covid-19 vaccination as a condition of employment, unless entitled to a medical or religious exemption. Do not provide information about whether you are seeking an exemption from the vaccination requirement unless and until you receive a conditional offer of employment from MCD.Please reference position MCDPH-310 when submitting your application.