Wellness program coordinator needed at Health Fitness

young woman in a group fitness class

The coordinator will be responsible for the development, planning, coordination, marketing and/or implementation of health and fitness programs and events, maximizing participation and engagement. They will also manage program delivery process and teams, ensuring all staff are properly trained, monitor quality and report on program outcomes.

Responsibilities include:

  • Oversees all programming within designated areas; develops, coordinates, manages, implements, and evaluates health and fitness programs within specified program areas to maximize participation, outcomes and customer satisfaction and supervision of programs, services, and staff.
  • Ensures staff is properly trained and certified.
  • Facilitates the close alignment of programs with the client’s business needs employee culture and corporate health strategies.
  • Coordinates marketing of programs to maximize outreach and engagement; develops and distributes electronic and print promotional materials to communicate program offerings and special events.
  • Gathers program outcomes data and measures results; evaluates and reports on program effectiveness in meeting objectives and makes recommendations for future program enhancements or modifications.
  • Research health & fitness educational topics within their specified areas and identifies appropriate participant educational materials.
  • Participates in business planning and budgeting process relating to program and service offerings in their area of expertise.
  • Provides individual and group exercise instruction as applicable; educates participants on proper techniques to maximize exercise safety and effectiveness.
  • Other duties as needed/assigned.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science, Health Promotion, Kinesiology or related discipline and 1+ years related experience or equivalent combination of education, certifications, and experience.
  • Current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications from American Heart Association, American Red Cross or American Safety & Health Institute.
  • Demonstrates experience in leading, coordinating and delivering effective programs including budgeting, marketing, and promotions.
  • Ability to effectively organize and prioritize work demands.
  • Strong interpersonal communication and customer service skills including the ability to motivate others.
  • Computer proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including at minimum Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team with enthusiasm, initiative, and creativity.
  • Proficiency in fitness assessment and exercise prescription if applicable.

To learn more about this opportunity and apply, log into Handshake with your FIU credentials and type in the following keyword: sports.

The deadline to apply is Feb. 18.