Social & Scientific Systems (SSS) works to improve public health worldwide by providing technical, research, and program management services to government, nonprofit, and commercial clients. The SSS team offers a synergy of expertise in clinical research services, epidemiology and public health studies, health data management and analysis, and program evaluation and policy analysis. Please join our dedicated staff of employee-owners in an environment that values diversity and supports health, well-being, and professional growth.
This position is responsible for coordinating and facilitating activities for scientific, resource, community, and/or leadership/executive committees in support of CRB projects and programs. Tasks include arranging teleconferences, drafting agendas, tracking action items, and drafting summaries and communications. The coordinator may also assist with other project-related activities that do not directly fall under committee support. The coordinator provides administrative and technical support with moderate supervision. Broad priorities are established by the supervisor with regular review.
Education and Experience
High school graduate and 4 years of professional experience in a scientific or health-related position required; bachelor’s degree with 2 years’ experience (or non-science degree and 3 years’ experience) preferred.
Strong preference for at least 1 year of experience directly related to clinical research.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, to include business and technical writing, and a solid command of Standard English grammar and mechanics.
Moderate proficiency in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
Work well as part of a team and individually under moderate supervision; communicate effectively with fellow staff members and clients; exhibit a high degree of flexibility, organization, and attention to detail; and demonstrate proficiency in meeting deadlines for multiple and different tasks with competing priorities and moderate workload.
SSS is committed to fostering a diverse workforce and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identify, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discrimated against on the basis of disability.