Minimum Bachelors Degree; prefer a degree in a science, or applied sciences field.
This position is of exempt status, full time, office based. It does require periodic traveling.
To perform this job successfully, an individual will need to be highly skilled in Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint, and the all of Microsoft Office.
To perform this job successfully, an individual will need proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe, Internet software such as Skype and business tools such a Basecamp and Filemaker Pro.
Proficient in English for all written and verbal communication with the ability to read and accurately interpret documents such as conflicts of interests, biographies, contracts, procedural manuals, etc. Ability to write required reports, documents, and correspondence. Possesses the ability to speak effectively and intelligently. Must be able to present self in a professional, articulate manner including proper phone and email etiquette. Bi-lingual Spanish speakers preferred.
Ability to add, subtract, multiply and divide into all units of measure using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals.
Ability to apply situation-appropriate common sense and ensure that directives are completed
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Analytical – Collects and researches data; uses knowledge and experience to manage data; designs work flows and procedures, processes complex or diverse information.
Problem Solving – Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; skillfully gathers and analyzes information; develops creative and alternative solutions; works well in group problem-solving situations; uses problem-solving principles when dealing with volatile situations.
Project Management – Develops project plans; coordinates projects; communicates changes and progress; completes the project on time and budget; manages project team activities.
Technical Skills – Assesses own strengths and weaknesses; participates in training and development opportunities; strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; shares expertise with others.
Customer Service – Responds promptly to customer needs; solicits customer feedback to improve service; responds to requests for service and assistance; meets commitments; resolves customer challenges.
Inter-Personal Skills – Exhibits appropriate and mature business etiquette; maintains confidentiality.
Oral Communication – Speaks clearly and effectively in all situations; listens and seeks clarification; appropriately responds to questions; demonstrates presentation skills and actively participates in internal meetings.
Visionary Leadership – Displays passion and optimism; Inspires respect and trust.
Quality Management – Looks for ways to improve and promote quality; Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness.
Written Communication – Writes in a clear and concise manner; ensures correct spelling, punctuation, and grammar, able to read and interpret written information.
Teamwork – Balances team and individual responsibilities; gives and receives constructive feedback; utilize team resources to ensure client satisfaction; able to work closely as a team member in a fast-paced environment where accuracy is expected 100% of the time.
Business Acumen – Understands business implications of decisions; recognizes profit opportunities; demonstrates knowledge of market and competition; aligns individual work with company’s strategic goals.
Cost Consciousness – Works within approved budget; develops and implements cost-savings measures; contributes to profits and revenue, and effectively utilizes organization resources.
Diversity – Shows respect and sensitivity for cultural/ethnic/lifestyle differences; supports affirmative action and respects diversity; promotes the harassment-free environment.
Ethics – Treats others with respect; keeps commitments; secures the trust of others; demonstrates integrity and ethical standards; upholds organizational goals and values.
Organizational Support – Follows policies and procedures; completes administrative tasks in an accurate and timely manner; maintains a workload with aggressive timelines and multitasking.
Strategic Thinking – Develops strategies to achieve organizational goals; understands organization’s strengths and weaknesses; analyzes market competition and industry trends; adapts strategies to changing conditions.
Judgment – Displays pro-activeness in making decisions; exhibits sound, accurate and timely judgment; able to support and explain the reasoning for decisions; includes appropriate people in decision-making process.
Planning/Organizing– Prioritizes and effectively time-manages work activities; uses time efficiently and productively; sets goals and objectives; organizes and/or schedules other people and tasks; demonstrates high-level attention to detail.
Professionalism – Demonstrates tactful manner when approaching others; reacts appropriately under stress; shows respect and consideration for others regardless of their status or position; accepts responsibility for own actions.
Adaptability – Adapts to changes in the work environment; able to change approach and/or method to best fit a particular situation; able to professionally respond to frequent change, delays and/or unexpected events.
Attendance/Punctuality – Consistently adheres to attendance protocols; ensures work responsibilities are covered when absent; arrives at meetings and appointments on time; requires regular and reliable attendance/availability.
Dependability – Follows instructions and responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own action; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan; can be depended upon for additional tasks and job duties extending regular work hours.
Certificates, Licenses and Registrations - None required
Other Skills and Abilities
Detail oriented with the ability to analyze a new project, determine sequential steps to achieve the desired outcome and proactively follow-through to completion. Able to work in a fast-paced environment in which multi-tasking is required. Maintains the ability to learn new information in a timely and efficient manner. Has the ability to take direction and constructive criticism from others.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee must often lift and/or move up to 15 pounds and lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
The work environment characteristics described above are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.