ICF International Project Coordinator in Silver Spring, Maryland
Social & Analytical Solutions Health, Research, Informatics & Technology Silver Spring, MD
Our Social & Analytical Solutions Group is growing and we re currently seeking aProject Coordinatorfor our Health, Research, Informatics and Technology Division, for our Public Health Line of Business in Silver Spring, MD.
Our client, Department of Defense, Deployment Health Clinical Center (DHCC) provides national leadership in providing clinical and behavioral services for members of the US armed forces being deployed. The DHCC supports servicemen and women who need these support due to traumatic brain injury, Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) and many other conditions. The purpose of these activities is to provide psychological health interdisciplinary support services. Specifically, it provides psychological health performance and analytics support, psychological health research support, psychological health promotion support, primary care behavioral health support, psychological health clinical care support, program management support, public affairs support, strategic planning support, and administration and operations support:
The following are the directorates and divisions in the DHCC: * Administration and Operations Directorate o Administrative & Operations Support Division * Psychological Health Performance & Analytics Branch o Program Enhancement & Quality Assurance Section o Program Modeling & Assessment Section
Psychological Health Research Branch o Clinical and Services Research Section o Translational Science Section
Psychological Health Promotion Branch o Early Intervention Psychological Section o Psychological Health Advocacy Section
Primary Care Behavioral Health Branch o Medical & Collaborative Care Section o Science, Development, & Education Section
Psychological Health Clinical Care Branch o Implementation Section o Evidence Based Practice Section
_Key Responsibilities: _ Military psychologists are often involved in maintaining the mental health of current service members or veterans. The stress of combat and serving in a military organization can produce undesirable psychological effects in humans that lead to more widespread institutional problems. The primary objective of military psychologists is to keep individuals mentally fit for service.
The Project Coordinator will support DHCC leadership in managing mental health services being provided to servicemen and women. The Project Coordinator will help in documenting and reporting the activities carried out, will help produce reports and materials containing information on the activities being provided. _Basic Qualifications:_ * 3-5 years providing project coordination activities in a fast paced environment * Intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Office software, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook * Experience creating and maintaining spreadsheets containing data on activities carried out * Experience monitoring activities in a service environment
- BS or BA in Management, Communications or related fields
- Experience with health care and medical care
- Experience with military health and procedures
- Strong organization and interpersonal skills with the ability to work as part of a diverse team of mental health professionals.
- Excellent oral and written communication skills; experience with written and oral presentation of data, ability to interact professionally active duty military staff and clients.
- Excellent organizational skills, commitment to treating individuals with complex physiological and emotional conditions.
- Detail-oriented, organized, fast learner, meticulous, and able to work at a fact-pace with tight deadlines. *About ICF International* If you want to work on the leading issues of the day, if you want your work to reflect your passion in life, if you truly want to make the world a better place, then you want to work at ICF International.
Whether ensuring efficient use of energy resources, protecting the environment for generations to come, supporting cancer and HIV/AIDS patients and returning veterans, keeping young people in school and educators informed, delivering results in emergency preparedness, or breaking ground in any number of today s issues, ICF works in the topics that lead the news.
We have a passionate commitment to our work and to helping our clients achieve their objectives. We combine technical expertise with world-class analytics. We provide room for entrepreneurial thinking and grass-roots innovation to achieve compelling results for both our clients projects and our own company. All our work is done in a professional, collegial, and intellectual environment that allows individuals the latitude they need to perform work that parallels their passions.
ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce.ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EEO/AA Minorities/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities) For a listing of other career opportunities at ICF, please visit our Career Center atwww.icfi.com/careers/ICF Fields.
Location: /Maryland-Silver Spring/
Requisition ID: /1600004563/