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Michigan Public Health Institute - MPHI Project Associate Center for Social Enterprise in Okemos, Michigan

div div MPHI is a Michigan-based and nationally engaged, non-profit public health institute. We are a team of teams, process and content experts, dedicated to building emA world where tomorrow is healthier than today!/em divTitle:Project Associate - Center for Social Enterprise $18.00 - $22.00 / Posted thru: 1-24-21Employee Name: TBDSupervisor: Alison Benoit, Policy ManagerPurpose: The Project Associate participates in all aspects of a project, including data analysis and interpretation, facilitation, and reporting and dissemination for projects. These projects involve public health-related assessments, policy interpretation, and research. The Project Associate may work independently or on a team assigned to a project.Duties and Responsibilities:ulliParticipates in preparing project-related technical reports, study briefs, manuscripts, presentations, trainings, and other written materials as needed./li/ululliAssists in the development, design, and creation of products that support community partners and multi-disciplinary teams./liliIndependently plans and leads presentations and facilitation activities, as appropriate. /liliRemains current on literature in areas that are relevant to the program and current projects./liliConducts and writes literature reviews to inform proposals./liliCreates and nurtures relationships with partners and identifies opportunities for collaboration on new projects./liliAssists in development and implementation of project work plans, preparation of IRB application materials, timelines, and reports as needed./liliPresents project results and participates in project meetings as needed./liliMaintain positive, strong, credible, professional interpersonal relationships with all parties of MPHI projects, and represents the best interest of MPHI at all times./liliOther duties as assigned/li/ulQualifications/Requirements:Education: Minimum Bachelor's degree in public health, social work, or relevant social science discipline.Experience: 1-2 years of experience preferred technical report writing, project coordination, research, and information dissemination.Important Skills and Characteristics:ulliStrong organizational and problem solving skills including the ability to manage multiple tasks and respond to overlapping deadlines./liliAbility to work independently, analyze project needs, and monitor progress toward completion of tasks./liliExcellent interpersonal skills and written and oral communications skills;/liliInterest in learning and mastering new information and skills; ability to function as a productive member of a team/liliFlexibility and adaptability to a fast-paced work environment./liliAdvanced proficiency in the Microsoft Suite and some experience in Microsoft Project required/li/ulWork Environment and Physical Requirements: The position may require moderate physical effort including working with a PC at least 75% of the time. Standard office environment. Requires valid vehicle operator's license and some travel./divRESPONSIBILITY FOR THE WORK OF OTHERS: No assigned responsibilities.IMPACT ON PROJECTS, SERVICES AND OPERATIONSg