ACOG National Office

  • Program Specialist

    Job Locations US-DC
    Job ID
    Regular Full-Time
    Grant Funded
  • Overview

    American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), a membership organization dedicated to the advancement of women’s health care in Washington, DC, is currently seeking a Program Specialist, High Risk Breast Cancer Screening Project to be responsible for coordinating the project, under the supervision of the Manager.



    • Provide project coordination and administrative support for meetings, including meeting planning and logistics, assembling agenda materials, developing and distributing related minutes, reports and updates
    • Assist Program Manager with facilitating evidence evaluation and review, including tracking manuscript development and notifying authors of upcoming deadlines. Prepare and distribute committee documents for review during development, and compile writer and reader comments
    • Coordinate with outside vendors and internal staff for video eModule development and production, and project marketing and promotion, including liaison activities with outside experts.
    • Monitor evaluation components and process.  Maintain a budget-tracking system for the program and process all income deposits, expenditures, expense reimbursements, invoices for representatives, and honorarium payments
    • Represent the program both inside and outside of the College, including booth exhibiting and outreach at national and regional meetings; provide program updates at meetings
    • Assist in the development of relationships with professional associations and other women’s health organizations to help support the program. Work with other College staff to create appropriate agreements with outside partners
    • Develop working knowledge of the College’s resources and guidelines. Become familiar with the College’s publications and ancillary provide education materials in order to understand the College’s guidelines for breast cancer screening.  Retrieve articles from online databases such as PubMed; coordinate with the Resource Center


    • Minimum of two years of relevant administrative experience is required; Bachelor’s degree in relevant field is required
    • Project coordination skills, including meeting management. Excellent oral and written communication abilities including editing and proofreading;  Attention to detail and ability to work with unfamiliar medical terminology.Interpersonal skills including a balance of assertiveness and diplomacy; good judgment; ability to interact with a variety of people and institutions; ability to meet deadlines and to handle a diverse work load. Demonstrated ability to set own priorities, to follow through on assignments without supervision, to show good judgment and attention to detail. Skills in managing multiple projects
    • Strong, working knowledge of Windows and Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Adobe). Basic knowledge of marketing and social media platforms preferred.  Basic knowledge of accounting management
    • Must be able to work extended hours on planned meeting days (700am-930pm); May require weekend work hours and/or travel

    About ACOG

    Home to more than 58,000 women’s health care professionals, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) is a membership organization leading advancements in women’s health. When you become part of the ACOG team, you’re part of an organization that values communicating evidence-based, peer-reviewed information about women’s health to members and the general public. ACOG supports its members by maintaining authoritative clinical guidance, providing continuing medical education resources, patient education materials and more. Together with our members, we are working to transform the future of women’s health by delivering a compelling member experience, supporting the ob-gyn profession, and advocating for improved women’s health. 


    Our Perks

    Paid Parental Leave – Breastfeeding Friendly Workplace –  Flexible work schedule –  Commuting Allowance – Generous Paid Time Off – Holiday Pay – Life Insurance – Community Volunteering Opportunities – Generous 401(k) Company Contributions – Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance – Learning Opportunities and Tuition Reimbursement – Company-Sponsored Team Outings – and more!



    ACOG is an EEO employer committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants and employees. As a federal government contractor and in accordance with applicable laws, regulations, and Executive Orders, the College takes affirmative action to ensure that applicants and employees covered are not discriminated against because of their race, color, religion, national origin, sex (gender), age, disability, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, personal appearance, gender identity or expression, family responsibilities, political affiliation, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic that is protected by applicable law. For more information about your equal employment opportunity rights, please view this poster: EEO is the Law. The College also participates in E-Verify.



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