Program Management Assistant

Indiana University

Job Details
Full-timeEstimated: $34,000 – $47,000 a year57 minutes ago
  • Health savings account
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Disability insurance
  • Communication skills
  • Time management
  • High school diploma or GED
Full Job Description


Department Information

The IU Center for Global Health develops mutually beneficial partnerships across disciplines, schools and countries for the primary purpose of creating and implementing sustainable programs that improve health and human flourishing in underserved areas worldwide and preparing a critical mass of health education and health research experts in these communities to become the next generation of local, national and global health leaders. The Center is looking for a talented Program Management Assistant to join our growing team.

Job Summary

Department Specific Responsibilities

Conducts general administrative responsibilities including scheduling meetings, taking minutes, coordinating meetings and events and letter writing

Collect, edit and share monthly reports

Organize monthly program presentations

Maintain contact lists

Assist with compiling and editing reports and proposals

Assist with foundation and corporate donor prospect research

Provide overall support for the Center’s Board of Directors including coordinating meetings, briefing documents, logistics, follow-up communications, materials, notes, etc.

Book travel and expense reports for the following positions associated with the Center: Team Leaders, Site Director, Executive Director, Associate Director, Director of Reciprocal Innovation

General Responsibilities

Conducts research and compiles materials and information for departmental programs.

Prepares records of program activities; oversees and ensures the timely processing and delivery of required materials.

Reviews the policies and procedures involved in departmental programs; suggests improvements; and ensures that rules comply with university standards.

Analyzes data and information generated or produced by program; writes reports and other written materials based on this data.

Verifies the accuracy of all data and information used or generated by program; resolves any discrepancies or problems.

Responds to requests for program information by staff, students, and faculty; handles any necessary correspondence.

Serves as liaison for department; coordinates activities and exchanges information.




High school diploma or GED



4 years of related work experience

Combinations of related education and experience may be considered



Proficient communication skills

Maintains a high degree of professionalism

Demonstrates time management and priority setting skills

Demonstrates a high commitment to quality

Possesses flexibility to work in a fast paced, dynamic environment

Highly thorough and dependable

Possesses a high degree of initiative

Ability to build strong customer relationships

Working Conditions / Demands

This role requires the ability to effectively communicate and to operate a computer and other standard office productivity equipment. The position involves sedentary work as well as periods of time moving around an office environment and the campus. The person in this role must be able to perform the essential functions with or without an accommodation.

Work Location

Indianapolis, Indiana

This position is eligible for remote work or to work a hybrid schedule (mix between remote and in-person work), subject to change in the future based on university policy and business needs.

Benefits Overview

For full-time staff employees, Indiana University offers a wide array of benefits including:

Multiple plan options for medical insurance

Dental insurance

Health Savings Account with generous IU contribution

Life insurance, LTD, and AD&D options

Base retirement plan contribution from IU, subject to vesting

Additional supplemental retirement plan options

Tuition benefit for IU classes

10 paid holidays per year

Generous Paid Time Off

Paid Parental Leave

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Learn more about our benefits by reviewing our online Benefits Brochure.

Job Classification

Career Level: Mastery

FLSA: Nonexempt

Job Function: General Administration

Job Family: Program Management

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