Part-Time Communication Associate
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.
Vital Strategies is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of part-time Communication Associate (20 hours weekly) to support the Bloomberg Philanthropies Initiative for Global Road Safety (BIGRS). The Communication Associate will work closely with our Senior Communication Manager to provide communication support to market Vital Strategies’ Road Safety program and support our in-country teams. This is a remote working position and can be based in the United States or possibly outside the United States with the ability to work in the EST time zone (+/- 3 hours). Vital Strategies can hire in the following states: California, Colorado, D.C., Georgia, Massachusetts, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Utah, Virginia and Washington.
Applicants in the U.S. must possess valid work authorization to work in the U.S. at the time of hire. Applicants outside the U.S. must possess valid work authorization to work in their country of residence.
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Experience of working in an international team environment.