Training and Experience:
Master's degree in Public Health or related field and a minimum of five years experience in research or evaluation application, health education training, curricula and program development, and report writing. Experience recruiting and interviewing research participants. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Bilingual English/Spanish is preferred.
SPSS or other statistical software required; Managing databases is required; Use of qualitative analysis software required; qualitative and quantitative data collection and analysis; advanced interviewing techniques; health education principles and behavior; health and social concerns of diverse populations, community resources in Los Angeles County, and HIV/AIDS related issues. Experience writing and implementing IRB protocol for research studies required. Experience in motivational interviewing preferred.
Maintain highest degree of confidentiality; work effectively and professionally with volunteers, employees, and professionals from a variety of disciplines; work independently with minimal direction; meet frequent deadlines in a rapidly changing environment; respond with sensitivity to diverse ethnic groups, and to the issues and concerns surrounding HIV/AIDS; use Excel or other spreadsheet applications; perform word processing functions in a Windows-based PC environment; report and orally present data in appropriate venues; maintain client confidentiality.
WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
This is primarily an office position that requires only occasional bending, reaching, stooping, lifting and moving of office materials weighing 25 pounds or less. The position requires daily use of a personal computer and requires entering, viewing, and revising text and graphics on the computer terminal and on paper.
Must possess a valid California driver’s license; proof of auto liability insurance; and have the use of a personal vehicle for work related purposes.
Equal Opportunity Employer: minority/female/disability/veteran.