Overview

Under general supervision of the business manager and program managers at LCP, the incumbent assists in the administration and financial support of the Louisiana Cancer Prevention and Control Programs within the School of Public Health. S/he will interact with the business manager in all areas of contract administration, financial management, purchasing, and budget monitoring.

In addition to financial project support, the incumbent will also work with LCP program managers to keep the team organized and on deadline through day-to-day administrative support. S/he will coordinate and backstop project activities for LCP three main programs; Louisiana Breast and Cervical Health Program, Screen Up, and Louisiana Comprehensive Cancer Control Program. On occasion, s/he may be asked to contribute to technical activities.

Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Accounting, Finance, Public Health Administration or related discipline and one year of professional level experience in health services, public health, public relations, social services, medical billing and coding, or surveying and/or assessing health or social service programs or facilities for compliance with state and federal regulations. Bachelor’s degree in another discipline will be considered with an additional 3 years of relevant experience or Master’s Degree in business oriented discipline. Experience in an institution of higher education and experience in working at a state agency is a plus.

LSU Health New Orleans is committed to leveraging diversity as an educational resource and an institutional core value. We seek candidates who will contribute to a climate where students, faculty, and staff of all identities and backgrounds have equitable access and success opportunities. As an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer, we welcome all to apply without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.

The LSU Health Sciences Center – New Orleans School (LSUHSC, N.O.) of Public Health is one of six professional schools within the University. The School of Public Health (SPH) provides five Master’s level, three PhD level, and one Bachelor’s level program in addition to its numerous research and service programs in order to advance the public’s health and well-being through education, research and service with a focus on issues affecting Louisiana. For additional information about SPH please visit: https://sph.lsuhsc.edu.

LSUHSC, N.O. offers a competitive benefits package including health insurance, financial protection plans, retirement plans, and generous paid time off policies. For additional information please visit: https://www.lsuhsc.edu/administration/hrm/benefits-about.aspx.