Manager, Strategic Initiatives (School Of Medicine)

Job Number
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
School Of Medicine
SOM: Dean's Office
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Not Applicable
Job Category
Business Operations
Location : Name
Emory Campus-Clifton Corridor
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location

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Emory University is a leading research university that fosters excellence and attracts world-class talent to innovate today and prepare leaders for the future. We welcome candidates who can contribute to the diversity and excellence of our academic community.



  • Participates in the development and implementation of strategies and policies to achieve School of Medicine (SOM) goals and objectives.
  • Manages strategic and business planning processes through research, analysis and maintenance of data and information, preparation of reports and coordination of planning efforts for modified and new programs and services.
  • Provides accurate, timely and consistent information in support of the SOM's planning, policy formation, and decision making.
  • Strategically drives and leads SOM project working groups.
  • Develops detail-oriented qualitative and quantitative analyses to include flow charts, presentations and/or spreadsheets.
  • Performs benchmarking and research on relevant processes and SOM topics.
  • Serves as a liaison with other university schools/divisions.
  • Performs related responsibilities as required.


  • A bachelor's degree and five years of strategic planning, business consulting, process improvement, project management or related experience.
  • Higher education, healthcare and/or consulting experience strongly preferred.
  • Proven strategic planning, project management, and problem solving skills.


  • A master's degree is preferred.

NOTE: This role will be granted the opportunity to work from home temporarily during the COVID-19 pandemic, with intent to return to an Emory University location in the future.  Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.


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