Seeking someone with strong accounting and/or budgeting aptitude to implement and coordinate financial and budget management efforts for the “Supporting Providers and Families to Access Telehealth and Distant Care Services for Pediatric Care” grant, as well as, provide customer service to grant staff, partners, and consultants regarding contract and invoice development and submission and provide administrative support for and assist with special projects of the project as assigned.
Qualified candidates will possess:
Bachelor’s degree in public health, business administration, health administration, finance, accounting or related field, or an equivalent combination of relevant education and work experience required.
At least two years of related administrative and/or project coordination required, including budget/fiscal management.
Experience with grants management and coordinating grant applications and contracts highly desirable.
Excellent organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills required.
Must be detail oriented, able to coordinate multiple projects simultaneously, manage a heavy workload, and take initiative.
Must have strong technical abilities with proficiency in MS Office and the ability to learn and apply new technologies; experience with budgeting software and web conferencing systems (eg, WebEx) preferred a plus.
Some travel, overtime, and weekend work may be required.
To learn more about the organization, see a full job description, and/or apply for the position, please visit https://www.aap.org/employment.
The AAP offers an excellent work environment, competitive salary, and a comprehensive benefits package. As a reaffirmation to our employee-focused culture, since 2005 the AAP has been named one of the 101 Best and Brightest Companies to Work for in the Chicagoland area. Additionally, we are an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans that values the strength diversity brings to our workplace.
Reasonable Accommodation: Individuals with a disability in need of a reasonable accommodation regarding the job application process may call 630-626-6297. Please note, only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response.
About American Academy of Pediatrics
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) is a membership organization of 67,000 pediatricians and approximately 475 staff committed to the optimal physical, mental, and social health and well-being for all infants, children, adolescents, and young adults. The AAP promotes pediatrics and advances child health priorities by developing policy, conducting research, building coalitions, raising public awareness, funding community-based projects, and supporting training and professional education for our membership.