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Senior Evaluator and Operations Manager - Berkeley, CA - Job ID 5865

County Location: Alameda County

Date Posted: February 10, 2020
Closing Date: February 24, 2020

The ANR Nutrition Policy Institute holds a contract with the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) to serve as a Research and Evaluation Unit for the Nutrition Education and Obesity Prevention (NEOP) Branch of CDPH. NEOP, working with the 61 county health departments in California, provides nutrition education and policy, systems and environmental programs to promote health and reduce obesity to SNAP Ed eligible persons throughout the state. The proposed position is needed to provide project and policy leadership support for the direction of the entire NPI NEOP Research and Evaluation Unit. This position is located in the NPI Research Office in Berkeley, California.

Working under the direction of the NPI NEOP Evaluation Director, the individual will use advanced operational concepts to predict, navigate, and resolve highly complex issues within the NPI NEOP research and evaluation unit. He/she regularly works on issues where analysis of situations requires an in-depth assessment of multiple factors. He/she exercises judgment in ensuring the unit functions optimally, meets contractual obligations and obtains timely, meaningful and impactful scientific results. He/she helps manage the multiple NPI NEOP evaluation projects and research activities. He/she supports the team to develop and oversee the implementation of new programs and processes. Specifically, the individual works closely with finance and contract staff within NPI, UCANR and CDPH on all aspects of creating and implementing contracts, scopes of work and reporting. The individual also manages and provides high level of technical assistance to all aspects of evaluation and research, including design of materials, training, and field operations for data collection and processes to complete evaluation and research. 

To apply, please go to: https://careerspub.universityofcalifornia.edu/psp/ucanr/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM.HRS_APP_SCHJOB.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=17&JobOpeningId=5865&PostingSeq=1