The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) seeks a Program Coordinator II. Under minimal supervision, coordinates administrative, personnel and logistical support for a defined department program (s), often of a large and/or complex nature.
Key Duties, Primary Responsibilities:
* Carries out established program objectives and directives * Follows established guidelines or protocols * Determines the best approach to accomplish assignments * May participate in program planning and in setting program objectives * May supervise support staff * May act as a communication liaison and special events planner * Interfaces with outside resources such as volunteers, alumni, patients, other professionals in a defined field or with continuing education students * May be responsible for adherence to program budget and/or other fiscal duties * May assist with grant and contract preparation and submission * May handle data management
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Worker Characteristics:
* Interpersonal skills * Ability to problem solve * Ability to work as a part of a team
Hourly Pay Range - $18.35
* Bachelor's degree in a related field * One (1) year of related experience required * Or an equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience
In fall 2018, UAB had a third consecutive year of record-high over all enrollment with 21,923 students, including its largest freshman class ever (2,299), with enrollment growth in every school on campus and in the acclaimed UAB Honors College. The freshman class had an average ACT of 25.2 and GPA of 3.73- both higher than 2017. UAB's students are talented and diverse, with minority students making up 40.5 percent of the freshman class and 39.7 percent of the entire of the student body. Logo Logo UAB is was recently recognized as the Top Young University in the U.S. and 10th globally in the Times Higher Education World University Rankings. UAB research expenditures are at a record high, exceeding $562 million in FY17, and UAB ranks 15th in federal funding nationally among public universities (top 4 percent) and 31st overall (top 5 percent). In National Institutes of Health funding, UAB ranks 8th among public universities (top 2 percent) and 23rd overall (top 4 percent) with more than $244 million. UAB Health system has over one million patient visits annually and is home to Alabama's largest hospital and the 3rd largest public hospital in the U.S. UAB houses the state's only level ...1 adult trauma center and the only National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center in Alabama and a five-state region. UAB is the state's largest single-site employer, with more than 23,000 employees, and has an annual economic impact of over $7.15 billion on Alabama.