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Imagine all Americans enjoying ideal cardiovascular health free of heart disease and stroke. At the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association, we get to work toward that goal every day. Is it easy? No. Is it worthwhile? Absolutely.
This is satisfying and challenging work that makes a real difference in people's lives. We are where you can achieve professional growth with personal fulfillment. We are where you can connect people to making a lifesaving impact. We are where you can partner with individuals, schools, researchers, healthcare providers and others to ensure everyone has access to healthier lifestyle choices and proper healthcare. The American Heart Association is where you can make an extraordinary impact.
The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Portfolio Advisor - Collegiate Diversity Partnerships, focusing on Hispanic Serving Institutions to provide leadership and direction in the implementation, and administration of educational support strategies designed to increase minority enrollment, retention and graduation in healthcare and science fields.
In this position, you will oversee the daily administrative operations of the American Heart Association’s Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI) Scholars Program universities throughout the country. This will include planning, implementing, supervising students, recruiting mentors, and overseeing budgets. You will lead the development of educational and professional development opportunities, as well as assessment and monitoring vehicles to track the participants via the submission of quarterly and annually performance reports. Priority focus areas will also include working with key personnel at academic institutions and volunteer mentors. You should be able to guide students through the process of financial aid, scholarships, internships, and overall post-secondary educational success. Your role will also include positioning the American Heart Association as a trusted voice to external partners and supporting strategies for the execution of collegiate diversity pipeline strategies. This is a grant funded position scheduled to last 2 academic years.
This is a full-time, benefits eligible, grant-funded opportunity. Current funding through 3/2023.
You will be responsible for analyzing and identifying market driven opportunities to enhance and expand AHA’s mission and impact goals within an assigned portfolio. Responsible for leading and communicating as the Portfolio Subject Matter Expert across Science, Advocacy, Quality & Systems Improvement, Corporate Relations, Mission Advancement and Community Health & Development departments. Responsible for partnering with Corporate Relations and Mission Advancement staff to drive revenue necessary to execute the portfolio mission, developing relationships that result in funding agreements to support priority needs. Responsible for directing the fulfillment of assigned Portfolio agreement(s) and contract(s) with Product Development and Portfolio Marketing teams.
Some of your responsibilities will include (but not limited to):
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Attracting talented, committed employees means offering a competitive benefits package, ongoing professional development and training, and a diverse and inclusive environment in which to work and grow. And we do.
The American Heart Association is committed to enhancing the diversity of its volunteers and staff.
The American Heart Association will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, national origin, disability, veterans’ status, sexual orientation, marital status or based on political or religious opinions or affiliations, membership or non-membership in employee organizations.
Apply today at www.heart.org/careers and find out why the Nonprofit Times has recognized the American Heart Association as one the Best Non Profits to work for year after year. Candidates must apply via our online system. You will receive an automated response notifying you that your resume has been received. Only those selected to interview will be contacted directly, all other resumes will remain in our database for future reference.
Job Location: Successful candidate could live anywhere in the US.
Position Type: Full-Time
Salary Type: Bi-Weekly
At American Heart Association | American Stroke Association, diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity applies to both our workforce and the communities we serve as it relates to heart health and stroke prevention.
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