Analyst Health Practice

The Palladium Group
Washington, D.C., District of Columbia, United States
Apply by 16 August 2018
Entry-level , Full-time staff position
Posted on 18 July 2018

Job Description

The Health Practice Analyst is responsible for supporting the management of Palladium’s Health Practice, providing communications, administrative, and logistical assistance to a diverse portfolio of donor-funded projects and support business functions across the Practice.

Job Responsibilities:
* Support Palladium’s Health Practice in a variety of communication, administrative, and logistics tasks.
* Manage hiring and administration of consultants; writing consultant agreements with scopes of work and payment plans; review consultant/vendor invoices for accuracy and process for payment; track contractual agreements; liaise with technical staff on vendor agreements.
* Manage weekly Health Practice meeting invitations and agenda, take and disseminate notes, and follow up on action items.
* Communicate with project directors on a regular basis about project needs; coordinate monthly management dashboards.
* Execute logistics for events by scheduling, reserving and both setting and cleaning up meeting rooms, sending out event invitations and getting guest counts, ordering and handling logistics for catering, coordinating speakers and/or guest logistics, and taking and disseminating notes.
* Support practice-wide communication through a variety of channels, including meetings, email updates, and other internal and external platforms.
* Provide direct support to projects and business development, as needed.

Job Requirements:
* Bachelor’s in international development or related field.
* At least 2 years of work experience, or equivalent education.
* Flexible, and able to handle multiple tasks and work collaboratively with others.
* Able to work independently in a fast-paced organization by prioritizing and managing multiple priorities. Strong attention to detail and follow-through required.
* Ability to interact effectively with all levels of internal and external clients.
* Fluency and excellent oral and written communication skills in English.
* Strong computer skills in Power Point, Word, and Excel.
* International field experience in developing country setting (such as Peace Corps service or equivalent) preferred.
* Second language proficiency preferred.

About the Organization

Palladium is a global leader in the design, development and delivery of Positive Impact – the intentional creation of enduring social and economic value. We work with foundations, investors, governments, corporations, communities and civil society to formulate strategies and implement solutions that generate lasting social, environmental and financial benefits.

For the past 50 years, we have been making Positive Impact possible. With a team of more than 2,500 employees operating in 90 plus countries and a global network of more than 35,000 technical experts, Palladium has improved – and is committed to continuing to improve – economies, societies and most importantly, people's lives.

Palladium is a child-safe organisation, and screens applicants for suitability to work with children. We also provide equal employment to all participants and employees without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, age, disability, sexual orientation, veteran or marital status.

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