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Program Officer

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The Children's Health Fund


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Salary commensurate with experience.

Position Overview:

All Program Officer activities contribute to CHF's mission of closing inequity gaps in health and wellbeing for marginalized communities across the US.


The Program Officer provides overall support to selected primary care programs in the CHF National Network, including but not limited to grants management, external communications, and program planning. This position requires the ability to administer grants with complex sets of deliverables and the ability to communicate effectively with a broad range of professionals from different disciplines, including senior program management, the development team, and National Network leadership. The Program Officer must work well as part of a diverse team of professionals and possess the independent judgment required to plan, prioritize, and organize a diversified workload.

 

Principal Accountabilities:

  • Function as the site liaison for all program related proposals, reports, site visits, etc., for a selected group of CHF partner programs in the National Network
  • Work with Development and Communications Department to facilitate grant proposals, reporting, story-telling and external communications
  • Maintain regular communication with National Network program leadership
  • Project Management on specific grant funded projects- current example: convenings of key stakeholders in National Network communities to address social determinants of health
  • Oversee selected large and small grant deliverables and projects.
  • Work with Development, National Programs leadership and National Network sites on grant planning and program development for new proposals
  • Manage an internal website for all National Network programs
  • Assist with report and proposal writing
  • Act as the point person for mobile unit builds, transfers and loans including drafting all legal documentation and coordinating logistics of transfers (driver travel, pick up and drop off logistics, etc.)
  • Assist with CHF’s Annual Programmatic Conference planning and implementation – travel, logistics, content and packets
  • Strategize across multiple departments (including with Healthy and Ready to Learn, Evaluation, Communications and Policy) around design and execution of program initiatives
  • Participate in department and organization wide strategic planning activities
  • Participate in organizational DEI and anti-racism initiatives
  • Support departmental projects as needed


Position Requirements:

  • A master’s degree in public health or similar field or a bachelor's degree in public health or similar field and 2 years of experience
  • Demonstrated dedication to social justice and commitment to health equity
  • Excellent organizational and communications skills, both verbal and written
  • Successful relationship management experience
  • Strong computer (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Internet) and administrative skills
  • Motivated to uphold CHF's core values: missions driven, inclusive, collaborative, transparent, innovative


Position Overview:

All Program Officer activities contribute to CHF's mission of closing inequity gaps in health and wellbeing for marginalized communities across the US.


The Program Officer provides overall support to selected…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Managerial

Benefits

The Children’s Health Fund offers an excellent compensation/benefits package.

Health/Vision/Dental Insurance; Life Insurance; Vacation and other paid time off; FSA; etc.

The Children’s Health Fund offers an excellent compensation/benefits package.

Health/Vision/Dental Insurance; Life Insurance; Vacation and other paid time off; FSA; etc.

Location

New York, NY

How to Apply

The Children’s Health Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Children’s Health Fund staff is currently working remotely with the option of coming to the office through at least December 2020. It is expected that at some point in 2021 employees will be asked to be in the NYC office part-time.


How to Apply

If interested, please send your resume and cover letter (including salary requirements) to resumes@chfund.org.

No phone calls, please.

The Children’s Health Fund is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Children’s Health Fund staff is currently…

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