Enforcement Coordinator - Road Safety
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Title: Enforcement Coordinator - Road Safety
Contract Type: Consultant
Contract Duration: December 15, 2020 – December 31, 2021
Start Date: December 15, 2020
Application Deadline: November 27, 2020
This is an initiative of the Public Health Programs of Bloomberg Philanthropies. It will support the city of Guadalajara to effectively implement best-practice road safety activities, including running hard-hitting media campaigns to raise road user understanding of risk factors, training police in best practice enforcement, strengthening data systems and redesigning high-crash, high-fatality corridors and intersections. Vital Strategies is an implementing partner of the Initiative, responsible for the overall coordination of the program. The Enforcement Coordinator for Road Safety, based in Guadalajara, Mexico will specifically work with traffic agencies, Police, and other traffic enforcement agencies in Guadalajara and the Bloomberg Initiative for Global Road Safety to increase compliance of road traffic laws and to reduce risky behaviors on the road. The position will be embedded at the Mobility Department (Dirección de Movilidad de Guadalajara), with dual accountability to the Department and Vital Strategies, providing regular support to the relevant traffic enforcement agencies in the jurisdiction.