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Job Openings at APHL

The Association of Public Health Laboratories (APHL) is a national non-profit dedicated to working with members to strengthen laboratories with a public health mandate.  By promoting effective programs and public policy, APHL strives to provide public health laboratories with the resources and infrastructure needed to protect the health of US residents and to prevent and control disease globally. 

Below are listed all of the open positions at APHL's headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland.

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Association of Public Health Laboratories
8515 Georgia Avenue, Suite 700
Silver Spring, MD 20910


Intern, Communications

The APHL Communications Intern provides general support to the Strategic Communications program, including assistance with publications production, project research and database management. The Communications Intern will report to the Communications Senior Specialist.

Job ID: 2014-1038
Posted: 07/28/2014
Min. Education: Must be pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree preferably in a related area such as communications, public health or community health.
Min. Experience: 1-3 years
Location: Silver Spring, MD

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Grants Management Professional

The Grants Management Professional has primary responsibility for the administrative coordination of grants assigned to the incumbent. Administrative coordination includes establishing and overseeing proposal development timelines, assisting with budget development, and ensuring reporting requirements are met. Currently, this position is responsible for coordinating the administration of the PEPFAR cooperative agreement, and assisting with other agreements.

Job ID: 2014-1036
Posted: 06/16/2014
Min. Education: Bachelor’s degree preferably in business, finance, accounting or related field.
Min. Experience: 2-5 years of grant, financial or accounting experience preferred.
Location: Silver Spring, MD

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Corporate Relations Sr. Specialist/Manager

The Corporate Relations Sr Specialist/Manager position is located in the APHL Membership and Marketing Department. This position’s duties include marketing and management of the Sustaining Membership Program, promotion of exhibits and sponsorships, solicitation of in-kind donations and cultivation of new revenue-generating opportunities. The Sr Specialist/Manager identifies appropriate corporate partnerships and support opportunities through prospect research. The Sr. Specialist/Manager develops fundraising materials, cultivates relationships with senior corporate executives and coordinates meetings and programs for corporate members and prospects. This position is responsible for the promotion, content, agenda and evaluation of the annual Corporate Leadership Council Meeting. The Sr Specialist/Manager assists all APHL staff and members with identification and solicitation of appropriate companies and corporate foundations for support of specific program or department projects. This position also assists in providing contacts and developing relationships with companies whose new technology would benefit the PHL community. This position reports directly to the Director of Membership and Marketing, and works closely with the Executive Director, board of directors, Chief Operating Officer, PH Program Staff and other volunteer leadership of the association.

Job ID: 2014-1039
Posted: 08/06/2014
Min. Education: Bachelor’s degree in scientific discipline
Min. Experience: At least 5 years relevant professional work experience in a laboratory setting or a laboratory professional organization. Advanced degree may be substituted for 2-3 years of work experience. Experience in fundraising in a non-profit environment is a plus.
Location: Silver Spring, MD

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Senior Technician, ID and FS Programs

The Senior Technician provides a full range of support to the Infectious Diseases and Food Safety programs within the Association and to other areas as needed. The Senior Technician works on behalf of and in collaboration with APHL members, staff, and partner organizations to create and disseminate information, organize successful meetings and teleconferences, arrange travel, facilitate reimbursements, perform simple research and data analysis tasks, and facilitate contracting processes. This position reports to the Director of Food Safety Programs in coordination with the Director of Infectious Diseases Programs, under the overall supervision of the Senior Director for Public Health Programs.

Job ID: 2014-1037
Posted: 06/18/2014
Min. Education: Bachelor’s degree in life science, public health, or laboratory field, public administration, or related area providing knowledge of public health.
Min. Experience: Two years relevant experience may be substituted for degree.
Location: Silver Spring, MD

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