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Program Coordinator - req# 8311

at University of New Mexico

Posted: 3/29/2019
Job Reference #: 8311

Job Description

Program Coordinator

Requisition IDreq8311
Working TitleProgram Coordinator
Position Grade10
Position Summary

The University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (OfDEI) is seeking qualified candidates to apply for a Program Coordinator position supporting a federal grant to establish the New Mexico Health Careers Opportunities Program (NM HCOP) Academy. The OfDEI is responsible for a full panoply of programs addressing faculty diversity, linguistic and cultural competence, K-20 educational programs, research data and analyses, family involvement/community engagement, and leadership on issues of diversity, equity, social justice, and inclusion. The Vice Chancellor for Diversity (VCD) oversees the HSC Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion and provides leadership to conceptualize, define, develop, assess, nurture and cultivate diversity, inclusion, and health equity as both an HSC and UNM Health System institutional identity and resource resulting in widespread educational benefits and measurable health and healthcare value.

This position will assist with the implementation of new and expanding statewide programs specific to the NM HCOP Academy.

This is a year by year term position, funded for up to five years.

Responsibilities & Duties of this position include, but may not be limited to:

· Provide administrative support in the development, implementation and administration of the NM HCOP Academy.

· Monitors program budget and expenses, and provides travel planning, reimbursements, and purchases of equipment and supplies using a UNM Purchasing Card and ensures compliance with UNM business policies and procedures.

· Serve as a principal liaison between students, faculty, staff and/or external partners including HERO’s, AHEC’s educators and community members on day-to-day programmatic and administrative issues such as, but not limited to, meetings, special events and problem resolution.

· Assist in recruitment and outreach strategies to increase retention and program impact. This may include administrative support related to supporting student participants in NM HCOP Academy.

· Write, edit or develop promotional materials, educational materials, newsletters and/or brochures as appropriate.

· May participate in special projects and other related initiatives designed to achieve the overall mission, goals, and objectives of the HSC Office for Diversity, Equity and Inclusion’s pipeline programs

· Some statewide travel required.

· Performs other job duties as assigned.

See the Position Description for additional information.

Conditions of Employment
  • This position is represented by a labor union and is subject to the terms and conditions of the USUNM Collective Bargaining Agreement.
  • If this position is assigned to the Athletics Department, either administratively or functionally, compliance with all NCAA rules and regulations is required.
Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or GED; at least 5 years of experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified.

Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.

Preferred Qualifications

· Experience with UNM financial systems (Chrome River, PCard holder, travel, Purchase orders, budget forms, restricted accounts)

· Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills with diverse populations including faculty, staff and students

· Excellent written and interpersonal communication skills

· Experience coordinating meetings, seminars, events and special projects

· Experience working in an academic setting with a diverse group of faculty, staff, and students

· Experience working with underrepresented/underserved minority and/or economically disadvantaged students/families

· Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint or similar programs.

Additional Requirements
CampusHealth Sciences Center (HSC) - Albuquerque, NM
DepartmentVice Chancellor for Diversity (296A)
Employment TypeStaff
Staff Type
Term End Date08/31/2019
Pay$13.62 to $20.43 Hourly
Benefits EligibleThis is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.
ERB StatementTemporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.
Background Check RequiredNo
For Best Consideration Date4/4/2019
Application InstructionsAttach cover letter, resume, and three references.

Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.

The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.


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