Associate Project Manager
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’ Policy, Advocacy and Communication (PAC) team is seeking an Associate Project Manager to become the mover and coordinator of key projects. You’ll be working in a creative, ambitious and supportive team of passionate designers, communicators and strategists who are creating products that improve health for people around the world, managing key project schedules to bring engaging and informative works from idea to the public eye. You will have responsibilities that include both “hands-on” project management for key projects, such as our award winning TobaccoAtlas.org, and assisting managing progress on external communication projects across PAC, such as maintaining a central mechanism for tracking projects across teams. Reporting to the Vice President, PAC, you’ll work with our design, public relations, editorial and digital teams to ensure that we’re placing our resources and talent behind the products and strategies that have the biggest impact on our work and our brand.
Applicants must possess valid work authorization to work in the U.S. at the time of hire. This position will be based in our New York city office.
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