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Program Coordinator


The Black AIDS Institute seeks an innovative and well-versed candidate to serve as Program Coordinator. This is a Los Angeles based full-time position. The Program Coordinator will be responsible for providing Technical Assistance and Engagement Services to mobilize local communities through the implementation of local Black Training Advocates Networks (BTAN) across the country. Program Coordinator is a full-time, salaried, exempt position that is responsible for increasing the capacity of partner organizations to understand, engage, and utilize HIV sciences and to mobilize their local communities through the implementation of the Black AIDS Institute's African American HIV University (AAHU), Black Training Advocates Network (BTAN), and such other programs and initiatives as may be included in the Training and Capacity Building department. This position will work extensively with local communities across the country to increase the number of Black Americans reaching HIV viral suppression.

REPORTS TO: Training & Capacity Building Manager


Master's degree in Public Health or related field preferred, or Bachelor's degree plus two years of relevant employment involving Health Disparities, LGBTQ, HIV/AIDS-related community issues or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

High level proficiency in Windows and Microsoft Office (Word, Outlook, PowerPoint and Excel); expert oral, written and interpersonal communication skills; expert public speaking and presentation skills; planning and implementing health-based theory community and structural interventions; project planning; meeting facilitation and consensus building; program evaluation and outcome skills; curriculum development; experience in conducting literature reviews and web-based research; experience in developing and delivering content for adult-learners; expert understanding of the structural and cultural issues related to HIV/AIDS prevention among African Americans, women, and MSM; ability to exercise discretion and tact in all interpersonal contacts and maintain confidentiality at all times. Exemplary candidates will display an ability to manage multiple tasks using independent judgment and discretion; ability to work independently and accurately in a high-paced, deadline-oriented environment; ability to work under pressure while exercising discretionary judgment and making decisions when necessary with minimal direct supervision.

Must be able to travel extensively and work remotely without supervisory accompaniment. Other duties and responsibilities as needed.

SALARY: $35,000 to $40,000 per year


Ability to read, write and converse in English.Ability to communicate with staff, stakeholders and vendors.Ability to remain calm and composed under stress.Bending, lifting 40 pound boxes and packages, grasping, fine hand/eye coordination, pushing/pulling, and/or prolonged sitting/standing.Ability to respond to telephones and other auditory stimulation.Ability to organize.Quantitative/mathematical ability (addition, subtraction, multiplication, division, standard measurements).Ability to evaluate/interpret information and make independent judgments and decisions.

To Apply: Submit cover letter, resume, and references to humanresources@blackaids.org. Email subject line should read "Program Coordinator." Incomplete submissions will not be considered. For more information about the Institute visit www.blackaids.org.

About the Black AIDS Institute: The Black AIDS Institute is the only national HIV/AIDS think tank focused exclusively on Black people. The Institute's mission is to stop the AIDS pandemic in Black communities by engaging and mobilizing Black institutions and individuals in efforts to confront HIV. The Institute interprets public and private sector HIV policies, conducts trainings, offers technical assistance, disseminates information and provides advocacy mobilization from a uniquely and unapologetically Black point of view. The Institute is based in downtown Los Angeles, California. The Black AIDS Institute is an Equal Opportunity Employer.