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Director, Health Promotions (AZ #1819-81)

City: Phoenix

State: Arizona

The American Lung Association has a great opportunity for a Director, Health Promotions to join our incredible team in the Southwest Region.  Working as a member of the Health Promotion & Education Team you will join an outstanding group of professionals dedicated to our mission:  to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education, and advocacy. 

In this role, you will be responsible for implementing smoke-free living projects and initiatives.  Overall project goals focus on influencing policy change toward increased smoke-free living environments, including multi-family apartment communities. Most work will take place in Maricopa County with some travel statewide to provide support to outlying counties via in-person trips/meetings.  This is a grant-funded position.

Responsibilities

  • Supervise   program   staff in Arizona, New Mexico, and Oklahoma and build effective relationships   among employees, and foster a spirit of collaboration and mission.
  • Supervise deliverables for five grants related to tobacco control within multi-family housing communities.
  • Manage the grant writing process to secure program funding.
  • Lead and manage regular communications among internal and external program staff.
  • Submit progress reports, including accomplishments, program activities, progress on grant deliverables, and other projects to grant funders and Division Director, Health Promotions, Western.
  • Educate stakeholders on issues around smoke-free housing in one-on-one meetings or larger events.
  • Oversee the coordination of support for multi-family community stakeholders as they adopt smoke-free policies.
  • Work closely with and support strategic partners engaged in smoke-free efforts.
  • Oversee the development of educational and promotional materials aimed at audiences, such as multi-family community managers or residents.
  • Oversee the collaboration with program staff and consultants on creating key media messages, social media and website content, and other educational tools.
  • Recruit, train, coordinate and guide ALA volunteers and Arizona Smoke-Free Living Coalition members to support program staff in outreach, education, and other program activities.
  • Deliver presentations, educating select audiences on smoke-free living.
  • Work with Manager, Health Promotions to ensure that the Salesforce database is being utilized and managed on a regular basis to protect data integrity.
  • Travel required, including to rural counties.
  • Other duties, as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Minimum of bachelor's degree from accredited four-year college or university equivalent.
  • Master's degree preferred.
  • At least five years strong supervisory and management experience, preferably in the non-profit sector.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Excellent analytical and organizational skills.
  • Excellent people and leadership skills, with an ability to coach, motivate and develop staff.
  • Hold valid driver’s license and be able/willing to attend meetings as requested.
  • Willing to work occasional evenings and weekends, as needed.
  • Ability to lift and carry 25 lbs. (supplies).
  • Consistent with its mission, the American Lung Association maintains a smoke-free work place, all employees must abstain from tobacco use in any form.

APPLICATION PROCEDURE:

To apply, send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to (include job title and job number in subject of email):

Human Resources Department
American Lung Association
Email:  [email protected]

The American Lung Association is dedicated to a diverse workforce.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V

 

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