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JOB LOCATION: PHOENIX, AZ
TITLE: Editorial/Graphics Coordinator
DEPARTMENT: PVA Magazines
SUPERVISOR: Director of Art & Production
GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Provides design assistance and performs production services for PN and SPORTS ‘N SPOKES magazines

REQUIREMENTS:

Must have an undergraduate degree in a related field or equivalent relevant work experience, have a solid working knowledge of digital design, layout, and print production; be able to take creative direction and collaborate with staff, and be comfortable working in a heavy production environment with tight deadlines. The candidate must have excellent oral and written communication skills, be able to work independently, have an attention to detail, meet deadlines and have good organizational skills.  Must be proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (with an emphasis on InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator) and have experience with Adobe Lightroom.  Adobe InCopy experience is a plus.

CLOSING DATE: February 20, 2015

JOB LOCATION: WASHINGTON, DC
TITLE: Project Architect
DEPARTMENT: Medical Services - Architecture
SUPERVISOR: Associate Executive Director of Medical Services/Health Policy
GENERAL DESCRIPTION The incumbent will assist in fulfilling Paralyzed Veterans of America’s mission by providing professional expertise in the field of architecture.
REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor's degree in architecture, licensed, with a minimum of 3-5 years professional architectural experience. The selected candidate must be knowledgeable, articulate, and a motivated self starter.  The incumbent shall have thorough knowledge of accessibility codes and standards.  Healthcare experience is a plus. Travel required.

CLOSING DATE:  Open Until Filled

JOB LOCATION: WASHINGTON, DC
TITLE: Administrative Assistant to the Executive Director
DEPARTMENT: Executive Director's Office
SUPERVISOR: Executive Assistant to the President
EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Part-time (22.5 hours per week)
GENERAL DESCRIPTION:

Provides assistance to the Executive Director’s Office in performance of various administrative, logistical and clerical functions.

REQUIREMENTS:

Undergraduate degree preferred with one to two years administrative experience or equivalent relevant work experience.  Successful candidate will be motivated, dependable, have excellent organizational and communication skills, and be a team player in a service-minded environment.  The position requires an individual who is able to multi-task, and proficient in document and spreadsheet software applications.  The selected individual must be able to successfully interface with executives and all levels of management and staff and be sensitive to the confidentiality of business matters conducted by the Executive Offices.   Some travel required.

CLOSING DATE:  Open Until Filled

JOB LOCATION: WASHINGTON, DC
TITLE: Associate Director of Architecture Services
DEPARTMENT: Medical Services/Health Policy
SUPERVISOR: Associate Executive Director of Medical Services/Health Policy
GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Responsible for assisting in the fulfillment of Paralyzed Veterans of America’s mission by providing professional expertise in the field of architecture. 
REQUIREMENTS:

Bachelor’s degree in Architecture, registration with 8-10 years strong architectural experience.  The selected candidate must be knowledgeable, articulate, and a motivated self starter.  Must be a licensed architect; currently registered by a state, territory, commonwealth, or the District of Columbia. The incumbent shall have working knowledge of federal design standards (UFAS, ADAAG), national voluntary design standards (ANSI A117.1), International Building Code, and VA accessibility standards.  Healthcare experience is a plus. Travel required.

CLOSING DATE:  Open until filled

 

JOB LOCATION: WASHINGTON, DC
TITLE: National Service Administrator
DEPARTMENT: Veterans Benefits
SUPERVISOR: Director of Field Services
GENERAL DESCRIPTION: The selected candidate will be responsible for representing veterans and their dependents with claims processing/development before the Department of Veterans Affairs. The position includes familiarity with a full range of laws and regulations dealing with Veterans Benefits and the ability to perform various detailed and sometimes complex administrative tasks that require confidentiality and accuracy.
REQUIREMENTS:

The selected candidate will have completed the National Service Officer training program with PVA or have a minimum of 4 years equivalent training and/or experience as a service officer in another organization.  Must be a high school graduate/GED equivalent and have a “service” oriented approach to client interaction, offering polite, professional, competent responses to client requests. The ideal candidate will possess excellent written/oral communication skills, strong interview techniques, good interpersonal skills, and good computer skills and be proficient in MS Office Suite.  The candidate must also maintain confidentiality in all client and personnel matters and must be able to obtain and maintain VA accreditation.  Must possess a valid driver’s license and clean driving record. An honorably discharged veteran is preferred.   Some travel required.

CLOSING DATE:  Open Until Filled

JOB LOCATION: MULTIPLE LOCATIONS
TITLE: Veterans Health & Benefit Specialist
DEPARTMENT: Veterans Benefits
SUPERVISOR: Region Director
GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Responsibilities entail the selected individual to represent, counsel and provide support to veterans and their dependents on all aspects of benefits and health care before the Department of Veterans Affairs.   This includes claim development, clinical appeals, and medical monitoring.  The position includes familiarity with a full range of laws and regulations dealing with Veterans Benefits.
REQUIREMENTS:

Must have at least two (2) years experience in health care advocacy and/or direct delivery of health services (e.g. nurse, medic, corpsman, social worker). Familiarity with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), case management techniques, and clinical record interpretation highly preferred.  The selected applicant will have excellent written/oral communication skills, interpersonal skills and good computer skills.  The candidate must also obtain and maintain VA accreditation. Honorably discharged veteran preferred but not required.

CLOSING DATE: Open until filled

JOB LOCATION: WASHINGTON, DC
TITLE: Associate Director of Medical Services (RN)
DEPARTMENT: Medical Services-Health Policy
SUPERVISOR: Associate Executive Director of Medical Services-Health Policy
GENERAL DESCRIPTION: Provides the organization with the professional expertise in medical and health care services relevant to those with spinal cord injury or disease.
REQUIREMENTS:

Must be a Registered Nurse who is currently licensed by a state, commonwealth or by the District of Columbia. The incumbent must have a minimum of two (2) years spinal cord injury and/or disease experience. A bachelor’s degree in Nursing is required and management training is a plus. Superior oral, written and interpersonal communication skills. Familiarity with PTF, case management techniques and clinical record interpretation.  Some travel required.

CLOSING DATE: Open until filled 

Please mail or fax resume and salary requirements to:

Paralyzed Veterans of America
801 18th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006
Attn: PVA OHRM

Fax: 202-416-7633

Or email inquiries to: careers@pva.org

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