The American Society for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) is the world’s largest professional membership organization for pathologists and laboratory professionals. Our mission is to provide excellence in education, certification, and advocacy on behalf of patients, pathologists, and laboratory professionals across the globe. With more than 100,000 members, the society’s influence has guided the application and evolution of the pathology and laboratory medicine specialty since 1922. The ASCP Board of Certification (BOC), founded in 1928, has issued more than 530,000 certifications to date. Their unique database of certified laboratorians comprises the largest majority of the medical laboratory work force in the U.S.
Qualifications and Experience
• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent required
• The candidate must have an extensive HIV work experience in country
• Language fluency in English, Russian, and Ukrainian is required
• Requires excellent written and oral communication skills
• Salary is commensurate with experience
• Collaborate with CDC-US and other in-country partners to obtain necessary approval for ASCP funded activities.
• Assist with coordination of activities associated with a national accreditation program and other projects as requested.
• Communicate with members of the working group, assessors, trainers, and participating laboratories to ensure compliance with, and coordination of, ASCP’s activities.
• Report on a regular basis to ASCP staff in Chicago regarding project progress, financial and budget-related information, challenges, successes, and future opportunities.
• Create Site Files and Workshop Planning
• Provides administrative support in the planning of face-to face meetings, conference calls and e-mail communications
• Prepares written summaries of meetings and conference calls as requested.
• Supports the coordination and clearance of equipment, supplies and other items through customs.
• Provides event management support by working with logistical companies planning housing, transportation, meals and other logistical support for staff meetings and workshops.
• Provide coordination, guidance and leadership in the development and approval of project legal documentation, including Memoranda of Understanding (MOU), with relevant entities in Ukraine. This includes ensuring all documents are processed and filed with the appropriate ministry and/or government entity in a timely fashion.
• Upon approval of the MOU, serve as the ASCP representative in Ukraine and lead the official process of Project Registration with relevant government entities.
• Other responsibilities as requested by the Senior Manager and/or Scientific Program Manager.
Qualified applicants are asked to submit their applications by email to the following address: GlobalHealth@ascp.org
The application should include a cover letter and CV
Only short listed candidates will be called for an interview
Deadline for submitting an application is June 23, 2017