Lumina Corps

We are currently seeking a skilled Project Manager to join our dynamic health communications team. As a Project Manager at Lumina Corps, you will play a crucial role in growing and leading our health communications team as you support public health and science research communications programs.

At Lumina Corps, we believe that strategic, purposeful communications and research can inspire learning, action, and bring about positive change in our world. We partner with agencies and organizations whose missions inspire us through their service to progress in health, science, and well-being.

If you have a minimum of 6 years of progressive project management experience, strong client presentation skills, and a proven ability to build and lead teams, we encourage you to apply.

What You'll Do:

  • Strategic Collaboration: Work with federal clients to define project objectives, scope, and deliverables aligned with strategic science and health communications goals.
  • Client Communication: Utilize your strong presentation skills to convey project progress, milestones, and recommendations effectively.
  • Process Development: Create workflows to enhance efficiency, collaboration, and project success across various channels.
  • Planning: Develop comprehensive work plans for campaigns, outreach initiatives, scientific report launches, and more.
  • Content Oversight: Manage the execution of qualitative research, strategic recommendations, materials development (including print, digital, and multimedia), and outreach activities.
  • Project Management: Handle project schedules, budget tracking, and forecasting, ensuring successful project delivery.
  • Team Leadership: Supervise and coach team members, fostering professional growth and building an inclusive culture that emphasizes collaboration, creativity, and continuous improvement.

Ideal Candidates Will Have:

  • Educational Background: Bachelor’s degree in communications, public health, health education, or a related field.
  • Experience: Minimum of 6 years of progressive project management experience. Experience with federal public health programs, agencies, or similar contexts.
  • Leadership Skills: Proven ability to lead cross-functional teams, including strategists, writers, designers, digital professionals, and vendors.
  • Client Relations Skills: Demonstrated experience working directly with clients and offering strategic guidance.
  • Expertise: Experience in all aspects of health communications work, from formative research to execution and evaluation.
  • Professional Qualities: Excellent attention to detail, multitasking, prioritizing, and independent working abilities.
  • Mindset: A positive, solutions-oriented attitude, adaptable to various tasks.

This is a full-time position with benefits, hybrid and fully remote schedules are permitted. Lumina Corps headquarters is in Silver Spring, Maryland; remote candidates will be considered.

Lumina Corps is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in its selection and employment practices. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, age, or other legally protected charactistics.