Employment Opportunities

Health Planner & Special Projects Manager

Summary of Work:

The Health Planner & Program Manager supports planning efforts. Specifically, this position will be involved in the coordination of community and population-based studies; research into community health status indicators; data collection and analysis; writing reports; training end-users; and managing various projects.

Core Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Establishes and maintains various datasets in support of the agency’s planning functions.
  • Provide support to Director of Planning,including:gathering data, drafting presentations and reports, assisting in trainings, and attending meetings.
  • Provide support for the health program and health planning activities of the agency, including, but not limited to: preparation of reports and presentations, planning of, preparation for and assistance during meetings and agency events, assisting with trainings and focus groups, assisting with grant-writing activities of the agency, agency representation at meetings, and other activities, as needed.
  • This position may require night and weekend hours and local and region travel. Reliable transportation required.
  • Other duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Aptitudes:

  • Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree strongly preferred, in the Health or Human Services field.
  • Solid understanding of statistics/epidemiology preferred.
  • 3+ years’ work experience in a professional environment preferred.
  • Advanced proficiency using a computer and conducting internet research. Experience using Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word required.
  • Familiarity gathering data on health indicators preferred and understanding of health indicators and health data.
  • Excellent organizational skills; ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, work independently, and maintain timely, detailed and accurate records; ability to proactively plan and manage tasks.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; ability to develop productive, collaborative relationships with colleagues,funders and other professionals and to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Ability to effectively and professionally articulate information verbally and in writing.
  • Comfort speaking and presenting in group settings,meetings and trainings
  • Strong problem-solving skills.
  • Willingness and eagerness to take on new tasks and roles.
  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish or English/Haitian Creole) desired.

Resume's not meeting the requirements will not be considered!

Job Type: Full-time


Date posted: 8/31/2017


Health Insurance Marketplace Navigator - FLSA Category: Exempt

Organizational Overview :

The Health Council of Southeast Florida (HCSEF) is a private, not-for-profit corporation created under Chapter 408.033 of the Florida Statutes, with the mission of providing coordinated health planning designed to enhance the provision of accessible, affordable and high quality health care services to all persons residing in Palm Beach, Martin, St. Lucie, Indian River and Okeechobee Counties.

Summary of Work :

To perform required duties of a ‘Navigator’ including, but not limited to, identifying and assisting uninsured individuals families in understanding their insurance options through the Federal Marketplace, providing guidance in completing the application, making necessary referrals, conducting outreach activities (including “coverage to care”) related to the Health Insurance Marketplace.


  • Enroll eligible individuals into Insurance plans through the Federal Marketplace
  • Interview uninsured individuals and families to obtain information needed for online application
  • Explain the application process, program requirements and timelines to eligible individuals
  • Input online application, if necessary
  • Conduct computer-based enrollment at community sites in targeted geographic areas
  • Conduct monitoring and evaluation activities as required
  • Develop and maintain working relationships with staff at these community sites
  • Participate in conference calls with Lead Navigator and Project Manager
  • Attend all trainings as required.
  • Participate in continuing education activities, as needed and required
  • Abide by the policies, procedures, laws, rules and regulations of oversight and funding agencies and programs for which applications are made
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities :

  • Associate’s Degree, with three years of experience where the major responsibility was in any one of the following categories: public health, community health center, economic services, counseling, investigating, medical billing/collections, and/or processing insurance claims. High School Diploma or its equivalent with five years of experience, in the above-mentioned categories may be substituted for the required education.
  • Valid Florida Driver’s License, reliable and insured transportation
  • Complete Navigator training and pass certification exam
  • Ability to work in diverse settings in the community
  • Appreciation of cultural diversity and sensitivity towards targeted populations
  • Ability to work flexible hours, including nights and weekends
  • Comfort and aptitude using a computer
  • Must be a able to work independently with limited supervision
  • Ability to prioritize work and respond quickly and with flexibility to changes
  • Ability to interact effectively with professionals and families
  • Strong problem-solving skills.Bi-lingual (English/Spanish or English/Haitian Creole) preferred.
  • Willingness and eagerness to take on new tasks and roles.

Job Type: Contract


Date post: 8/28/2017


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