Job Postings

Legislative Assistant

American Lung Association Sacramento, CA

In this role, you will be responsible for serving as the main support for the Public Policy and Advocacy Department providing executive-level administrative support to the Vice President and the Government Relations staff, and related task forces and other volunteer committees. Will assist in core legislative support functions such as scheduling legislative meetings, drafting and disseminating letters of support and opposition and coordinate Day of Action activities.

Posted Date: 08/17/2017 Close Date: 08/17/2022 Job Website»

Policy Coordinator

American Lung Association Sacramento, CA

In this role, you will be responsible for serving as a point of contact for and provide content knowledge on a wide range on lung-health related policy matters, but primarily local tobacco control laws and regulations.  Provide technical assistance and policy expertise to staff, community members, patients, coalition partners, elected officials and California’s tobacco prevention and control community.  Conduct the research and summaries of data for the State of Tobacco Control (SOTC) report annually.  Create and develop resources (fact sheets, reports, testimony, and analysis) to advocate for Lung Association-supported public policies on lung health related issues at the state and local level.

Posted Date: 08/17/2017 Close Date: 08/17/2022 Job Website»

Advocacy Manager

American Lung Association Fresno or Bakersfield, CA

In this role, you will be responsible for providing leadership and managing relationships between the American Lung Association in California and key government and elected officials at the local, state and federal levels. Leverage resources (staff, patients, volunteers, coalition partners, etc.) to advocate for Lung Association-supported public policy on lung health related issues. Responsible for ensuring that our constituents and their stories will have a voice and a place in the public policy process. Implement a regional and statewide government relations strategic plan reflecting the Lung Association mission and desired outcomes. Provide training and technical assistance to community members in the Central Valley and statewide.

Posted Date: 08/17/2017 Close Date: 08/17/2022 Job Website»

Advocacy Manager

American Lung Association Chico or Redding, CA

In this role, you will be responsible for providing leadership and manage relationships between the American Lung Association in California and key government and elected officials at the local, state and federal levels.  Leverage resources (staff, patients, volunteers, coalition partners, etc.) to advocate for Lung Association-supported public policy on lung health related issues.  Responsible for ensuring that our constituents and their stories will have a voice and a place in the public policy process. The position will implement a regional and statewide government relations strategic plan reflecting the Lung Association mission and desired outcomes. Provide training and technical assistance to community members in Northern California and statewide.

Posted Date: 08/17/2017 Close Date: 08/17/2022 Job Website»

Catch My Breath Program Manager

CATCH Global Foundation

In this role, you will work directly with the Executive Director and other stakeholders to:

–      Evangelize CATCH My Breath with large school districts, state and local health and education departments, and other community organizations
–      Recruit coalitions and sites to implement the program in middle and high schools across 12 priority states
–      Lead program development strategy in collaboration with internal and external partners
–      Develop a voice as the CATCH My Breath expert through public speaking, media outreach, and regional and national events and conferences
–      Collaborate with our communications team to set editorial and local activation event calendar, and to crowdsource video, pictures, testimonials and other content from users
–       Liaise with key partners and funders as primary program contact

Posted Date: 08/08/2017 Close Date: 08/20/2017 Job Website»

Assistant Director

Public Health and Tobacco Policy Center Boston, MA

The Public Health and Tobacco Policy Center seeks a full-time attorney to support its commitment to improving public health and achieving health equity through policy change. The successful candidate will have experience in public health, public policy, or government relations; a record of effectively communicating complex issues to lay audiences, excellent written, interpersonal and presentation skills; ability to work independently and as part of a team, and ability to balance competing priorities. Responsibilities include closely working with the Director to develop and execute the Center’s work plan; effectively synthesizing and translating social science research and legal analysis to support implementation of local public health laws; researching, writing, and formatting published client resources; and developing expertise in tobacco control, cancer prevention, and other public health policy areas. Occasional travel is required.

Posted Date: 07/25/2017 Close Date: 07/25/2022 Job Website»

Manager, Tobacco Control

American Lung Association of the Upper Midwest Brookfield, WI

In this role, you will identify, contact and engage potential tobacco control coalition members and supporters in Waukesha, Dodge and Jefferson counties. Plan, implement and evaluate interventions focused on working with communities on tobacco control policies and practices. Provide resources, coordination and leadership to the coalition as it moves forward with its mission. Build capacity at the local level including outreach to key local and state leaders, media advocacy, compliance checks, FACT groups, smoke free multi-unit housing community through outreach and education. This position will also coordinate efforts with other tobacco control activities occurring in the three county area and state.

Posted Date: 07/07/2017 Close Date: 07/07/2022 Job Website»

Public Health Program Director 2

Tennessee Department of Health, Tobacco Prevention Program Nashville, TN

The Program Director 2 (PD2) position is an executive level position responsible for the coordination and implementation of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Tobacco Prevention program (Tobacco Core grant) administered by TDH. The program is housed in the Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (CDHP) section and focuses on supporting statewide implementation of cross-cutting approaches to tobacco prevention based on the current approved CDC work plan and budget. The PD2 provides central office program management and major technical consultation to field services staff for the tobacco prevention grant statewide. The PD2 may supervise central office professional staff and other technical and administrative staff who participate in directing specific components of the grant. The PD2 manages, prepares, and administers the program’s work plan and budget. The PD2 conducts grant development and monitoring to ensure compliance with grant requirements along with working with others to monitor and control resources as well as overseeing program expenditures. The PD2 works with contractors and community stakeholders in tasks related to accomplishing program goals and objectives of the grant. The PD2 determines time, costs, resources and materials needed to perform the grant activities in the most cost effective way while meeting the goals and objectives of the grant requirements. The PD2 evaluates the processes of the grant and works with stakeholders to ensure compliance with program goals and objectives. The PD2 provides guidance and expert advice to management or other groups on technical, systems, process-related topics and programmatic issues.

Posted Date: 05/03/2017 Close Date: 05/03/2022 Job Website»

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