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Implementation Coordinator

Requisition Number:

34111

Location:

Boulder, Colorado

Employment Type:

Research Faculty

Schedule:

Full-Time

Date Posted:

14-Oct-2021

Job Summary

The Implementation Coordinator will support the implementation efforts of various violence prevention and school safety projects at the Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence (CSPV). The successful candidate will have strong skills in relationship building and should be detail oriented, adaptable, and a great teammate. This position will contribute to several CSPV projects that aim to translate research-informed approaches into practice in both schools and communities. This includes (but is not limited to) supporting projects to deliver training and technical assistance to rural Colorado schools, assisting with the development of implementation processes and/or trainings related to violence prevention for partners in Boulder and Metro Denver, building comprehensive school safety systems with research partners from Indonesia, and providing consultation on topics related to violence prevention and school safety.


The University of Colorado Boulder is committed to building a culturally diverse community of faculty, staff, and students dedicated to contributing to an inclusive campus environment. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

Who We Are

For almost 30 years, CSPV has partnered with community members, practitioners, and policy makers to bridge the gap between research and practice on violence prevention in schools and communities. Within our work, we value equity and dedicate ourselves to using our skills and expertise to dismantle all systems of oppression so that everyone can achieve their full human potential. CSPV is located within the Institute of Behavioral Science at the University of Colorado Boulder, to learn more about our Center and current projects, please visit our website – https://cspv.colorado.edu/

What Your Key Responsibilities Will Be

Implementation Coordination

  • Contribute to planning and coordination of various school safety and violence prevention projects at CSPV.
  • Develop materials to support project tasks (e.g., PowerPoints, spreadsheets, etc.).
  • Communicate with project partners regarding support, training, resources, and scheduling.
  • Coordinate survey administration with sites.
  • Download and create basic reports for internal discussion and planning.
  • Data entry as needed.

Collaboration with Partners and Stakeholders

  • Develop and maintain positive, healthy relationships with CSPV partners.
  • Collaborate with CSPV staff and partners to support systems and strategies for violence prevention.
  • Assist with planning and facilitation of internal and external meetings using developed practices and processes.
  • Clearly articulate (verbal/written) information related to project implementation to various audiences including schools, parents, community stakeholders, grant funders, etc.

Service to the Organization

  • Contribute to a healthy, inclusive, and safe work environment.
  • Participate in internal meetings and activities to enhance organizational collaboration and learning.
  • Other duties as needed and/or assigned.

What You Should Know

  • This is a grant funded position.
  • Willingness and ability to travel in-state to support projects or attend conferences, averaging up to 15% of the time.
  • Must have a reliable means of travel.

What We Can Offer

$50,000.00-$60,000.00.

Benefits

The University of Colorado offers excellent benefits, including medical, dental, retirement, paid time off, tuition benefit and ECO Pass. The University of Colorado Boulder is one of the largest employers in Boulder County and offers an inspiring higher education environment. Learn more about the University of Colorado Boulder.

Be Statements

Be adaptable. Be successful. Be Boulder.

What We Require

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
  • 2+ years of experience working with schools or communities on prevention-related activities.
  • Experience facilitating meetings and discussions with people from various backgrounds.

What You Will Need

  • Attention to detail and organization skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship-building skills.
  • An ability to work with a variety of internal and external partners with a diverse set of backgrounds.
  • Ability to collaborate as a member of a multidisciplinary team.
  • Flexibility to perform various roles and learn new skills within a changing environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication.
  • Willingness to travel in-state using your own transportation.
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and dedication to the mission of CSPV.
  • Basic knowledge of Microsoft Excel.

What We Would Like You To Have

  • Experience presenting information to large groups of stakeholders.
  • Knowledge of safety practices and violence prevention strategies in schools and/or communities.
  • Background and experience within at least one of our areas of focus (e.g., youth mental health, school culture and climate, threat assessment, etc.).
  • Familiarity with data collection and survey platforms (e.g. Qualtrics).

Special Instructions

To apply, please submit the following materials:
  1. Resume or CV
  2. Cover letter addressed to the Search Committee briefly describing your qualifications, professional goals, and specific interest in this position. 
If you are selected as the finalist, your degree will be verified by the CU Boulder Campus Human Resources department using an approved online vendor. If your degree was obtained outside of the United States, please submit a translated version as an optional attachment.

Review of applications will begin October 12, 2021. Applications submitted by November 22, 2021 will receive full consideration. The position will remain open until filled.

Note: Application materials will not be accepted via email. For consideration, applications must be submitted through CU Boulder Jobs.

Posting Contact Information

Posting Contact Name: Boulder Campus Human Resources

Posting Contact Email: Recruiting@colorado.edu