Under the general supervision of the Director of Program Operations within the department of Nursing Practice and Innovation, the incumbent will design and implement programmatic work related to the Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation Grand Challenge, and other key initiatives as assigned to advance ANA’s strategic plan. This is a grant funded and time limited position.
Designs, implements, and manages activities associated with grants and contracts related to the Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation™ Grand Challenge and Innovation.
Collaborate with other ANA Enterprise departments, including Products, Business Development, Information Technology, Marketing and Communications, to ensure that efforts are aligned.
Manage data collection and delivery and track progress related to Key Performance Indicators for assigned programs and initiatives.
Prepares written reports to communicate programmatic successes and challenges to sponsors, leadership, and other key stakeholders.
Respond to written and verbal inquiries from ANA members, program participants, and other partners related to assigned initiatives.
Represents the ANA Enterprise as a spokesperson for assigned programs at trade shows, conferences, and professional organization meetings as delegated by the Director.
ANA’s state of the art office is located in the heart of beautiful downtown Silver Spring, Maryland, just blocks from the Metro and a wide range of restaurants and shops.
ANCC offers competitive salaries, a flexible work schedule and great benefits that include the following and many more:
•Attractive benefit plan for Health, Dental, Vision, RX •3 weeks paid vacation and Christmas week off (paid) •9 paid holidays, birthday holiday, and 12 sick days •Excellent matching 401K plan •Tuition Reimbursement •Flexible Spending Accounts
Bachelor’s degree in health-related or other relevant leadership position required. Master’s degree highly preferred.
Related Work Experience
Minimum of five years of progressive experience related to complex project and program management including development, implementation and continual evaluation, with demonstrated positive outcomes.
Business development skills necessary especially experience initiating and evaluating new product ideas and translating into usable products.
Experience with social media platforms including participant engagement in common forms of social media, experience in project management and product management desired; certification is highly preferred.
Experience in health care preferred
Preferred Skills and Qualifications • Ability to work easily and effectively to provide project team support. Displays competence in constructing and writing analytical and informational material. • Proficient in computer skills needed to support project tactics and is willing to learn new technologies as needed. Familiarity with technological software and hardware platforms that support program management. • Experience with quality management processes and exposure to budget and financial systems preferred. • Ability to solve problems and exercise objective judgment while maintaining exceptional customer service. Maintain flexibility to deal with changing priorities and workload demands. • Must be a team player, able to take initiative, and to work in a high-pressure environment. • Passionate about health, wellness, fitness, and safety. • Must possess the ability to interact professionally and appropriately when with ANA Enterprise employees at all levels, program participants, external partners, and other organizations and key initiative stakeholders.
The American Nurses Association (ANA) is the only full-service professional organization representing the interests of the nation's 3.4 million registered nurses through its constituent and state nurses associations and its organizational affiliates. The ANA advances the nursing profession by fostering high standards of nursing practice, promoting the rights of nurses in the workplace, projecting ...a positive and realistic view of nursing, and by lobbying the Congress and regulatory agencies on health care issues affecting nurses and the public.
Nurses advancing our profession to improve health for all.