IT Manager, Americas
Vital Strategies, headquartered in New York City, is an international public health organization. Our programs strengthen public health systems and address the world’s leading causes of illness, injury and death. We currently work in 73 countries, supporting data-driven decision making in government, advancing evidence-based public health policies and mounting strategic communication campaigns. Vital Strategies’ priorities are driven by the greatest potential to improve and save lives. They include non-communicable disease prevention, cardiovascular health promotion, tobacco control, road safety, obesity prevention, epidemic prevention, overdose prevention, environmental health, vital statistics systems building and multidrug-resistant tuberculosis treatment research. Our programs are primarily concentrated in low- and middle-income countries in Africa, Latin America, Asia and the Pacific; the Overdose Prevention Program is our first initiative in the U.S. Please visit our website at www.vitalstrategies.org to find out more about our work.
Vital Strategies offers highly competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits. Vital welcomes and supports a diverse, inclusive work environment. As such, our commitment is to promote equal employment opportunities (EEO) for all applicants seeking employment.
Candidates must be legally eligible to work in the U.S. at time of hire.
The IT Manager, Americas (“IT Manager”) is responsible for providing a seamless technology experience for Vital Strategies staff, focused on those based in North and South America. The individual will manage and lead a small helpdesk support team comprised of staff and consultants, working closely with international IT and globally based operations managers to streamline IT service and support. The IT Manager works collaboratively with the IT team to optimize IT operations, enhancing business continuity and increasing the overall efficiency of the organization. This position will be based in New York City.
Specific duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to:
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