The Department of Global Pediatric Medicine (GPM) is a new and growing department looking for professionals who are eager to help implement the mission of taking St. Jude to the world by training the clinical workforce, developing and strengthening health systems and patient-centered initiatives, and advancing knowledge to sustain continuous improvement through research.
The Department of Global Pediatric Medicine (GPM)/St. Jude Global (SJG) at St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital (SJCRH) is seeking a Project Coordinator to support collaborative initiatives in China. Duties will include assisting with implementation and oversight of projects and initiatives including researching, documenting, and disseminating information. This key team member will act as a liaison with other members of GPM/SJG and collaborators across China, and thus must be able to communicate clearly and foster trusting relationships with colleagues and collaborators.
The Project Coordinator for China is responsible for:
All candidates must submit a cover letter to be considered for the position.
Three (3) years of complex project management experience, preferably in health-related setting
Fluency in Mandarin, simplified Chinese, and English a must with excellent demonstrated verbal and written communication skills (fluency in Cantonese and traditional Chinese a plus)
Must have demonstrated ability to plan and coordinate multiple projects/work initiatives
Must have flexibility to travel (<20%) for on-site facilitation as needed
Preferred Experience and Abilities
Familiarity with general medical/health services terminology
Experience with Mircrosoft Office tools
Experience in the international and health care setting
Flexibility in schedule to accommodate meetings across different time zones
Cultural sensitivity is a must