Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree and three years of experience in the administration of personnel, fiscal, or other related operational activity; OR an Associate’s degree and five years of such experience; OR seven years of such experience. At least one year of experience must have included supervision of staff and/or program management. A Master’s degree in a related field may substitute for one year of experience.


Health Research, Inc.’s (HRI) mission is building a healthier future for New York State and beyond through the delivery of funding and program support to further public health and research programs. In support of our mission and our commitment to providing a safe workplace, we require employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, unless approved for a religious or medical exemption.


This position requires that the incumbent will report to the official work location and live within commuting distance to the official work location. Telecommuting may not be available. If telecommuting is available, the incumbent will be required to have a telephone/mobile device, and internet access.

Preferred Qualifications
Master’s degree in a related field; At least two years working with community based organizations and health care providers; At least two years’ experience managing or developing and implementing HIV/AIDS, sexual health, or public health program services; At least two (2) years’ experience in the administration and management of contractual requirements for government or foundation contracts/grants; At least one (1) year of experience in the provision of HIV or sexual health related program guidance or technical assistance/capacity building; At least two (2) years’ experience in the development of program reports, evaluations, monitoring reports, and/or Requests for Applications (RFA); At least one (1) year of experience in budget development or management and oversight of program spending; At least one year of experience with program data review and using data for quality improvement; Experience working with communities disproportionately impacted by HIV/STIs/HCV (women, LGBTQ, criminal justice involved, persons who use drugs, communities of color). Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, SharePoint, MSTeams, Excel).

The Health Program Administrator I will coordinate HIV/STI/HCV prevention and related services programs funded through the Office of Population Health and Prevention Programs, Women’s Services Unit.  Programs are funded to provide services for persons whose behaviors place them at risk for HIV and HIV positive persons (with a focus on women and girls) in need of HIV/STI/HCV testing, evidence-based interventions, pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), linkage and navigation to healthcare, and essential supportive services that improve overall health outcomes. The incumbent will be responsible for program and contract management; fiscal and data management; conduct site visits and evaluate contracts to ensure initiatives/projects are achieving key performance measures; participate in assigned teams, committees, and work groups; develop written materials; participate in program planning and development; other appropriate related duties.

Employee Benefits
Health Research, Inc. (HRI) offers a robust, comprehensive benefits package to eligible employees, including:

Health, dental and vision insurance – Several comprehensive health insurance plans to choose from;
Flexible benefit accounts – Medical, dependent care, adoption assistance, parking and transit;
Generous paid time off – Paid federal and state holidays, paid sick, vacation and personal leave;
Tuition support – Assistance is available for individuals pursuing educational or training opportunities;
Retirement Benefits – HRI is a participating employer in the New York State and Local Retirement System and offers optional enrollment in the New York State Deferred Compensation Plan. HRI provides a postretirement Health Benefits Plan for qualified retirees to use towards health insurance premiums and eligible medical expenses;
Employee Assistance Program – Provides educational and wellness programs, training, and 24/7 confidential services to assist employees, both personally and professionally;
And so much more!
Please visit HRI’s web site at (preferred method):  https://careers-healthresearch.icims.com/jobs/ or mail resume to: Health Research, Inc., 150 Broadway – Suite 280, Menands, NY 12204-2719. Please include reference code 2022-6132 on envelope.

HRI has a long-standing dedication to diversity, equity, and inclusion in our workforce. HRI is committed to the principle of non-discrimination in all phases of its employment procedures and practices.

Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Qualified Individuals with Disabilities/Qualified Protected Veterans




About Health Research, Inc.

Health Research, Inc. (HRI) contributes to the health and well-being of the people of New York State by complementing and enabling the strategic public health goals of the New York State Department of Health (DOH), Roswell Park Cancer Institute Corporation (RPCIC), and other health-related entities.

HRI provides best-in-class resource administration for stakeholders and programs related to the work and priorities of the Department of Health and its other partners. HRI does this through the provision of knowledge, expertise, funding guidance, and fiduciary oversight of sponsored program funding for public health and research programs in concert with community partnerships.