Rwanda: HIV Research Coordinator

Organization: Global Health Corps
Country: Rwanda
Closing date: 18 Jan 2017

Position Overview:

The HIV Research Coordinator fills the role of a mid-level manager in the departments of couples voluntary counseling and testing (CVCT), data, medical, and administration (sub-areas of financial administration, project management, and human resource management). Scopes of work within each department are determined by service and research directives established by funding agencies. The HIV Research Coordinator will work closely with their teams to ensure that project deliverables are met. In addition, they serve as an important liaison between the Principal Investigator and staff at Emory University and the field sites.


  • Oversee the training of service providers, recruitment of clients, and rollout of research activities
  • Oversee data collection, management, and program reporting
  • Oversee financial expenditures and reporting
  • Manage personnel and human resources responsibilities

Desired Skills and Experience:
Items indicated with an asterisk (*) are required

  • Bachelor’s degree*
    • Preferred: Master’s degree in public health, business administration, or related field
  • Previous work experience with financial and project management, or data management/analysis skills is highly desirable
  • Proficiency in Excel, Word, Access, with aptitude and ability to learn new software
  • Good written and communication skills
  • Good time management and organization skills
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to manage a multi-faceted project and keep numerous channels of communication going at once
  • Ability to work with a multicultural workforce
  • At least one year of experience with a Science Analysis System (SAS)
  • Previous international experience a plus
  • Proficiency in French a plus

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