We see a world where every person is protected by a strong public health system. To fulfill our vision, we continue to grow our programmatic and operational expertise globally, securing critical skills that are needed to create a world-class public health organization.
We have a full time staff of 88 and an extended network of dedicated consultants. While we have our headquarters in New York City, we also have staff in strategic cities such as Beijing, Jakarta, Delhi, Bogota, and Melbourne. As an organization that believes in multi-disciplinary approach to public health challenges, staff often work in flexible teams. For instance, they may often have both country responsibilities and regional duties and use their skill sets well across programs.
We also accept applications for internships and work-study projects with our New York City office.
Openings at Vital Strategies
Policy, Advocacy and Communication
Strategic Communication Consultant - Jamaica
The scope of service for this position includes working collaboratively with partners on a range of projects from designing media campaigns for Jamaica and the Caribbean region, managing creative and research agencies, coordinating with partners and grantees, to providing on-the-ground analysis and execution of campaign elements.
Executive Assistant to the Chief Financial Officer
The Executive Assistant will be responsible for providing administrative and office management support services for our CFO. He/ she will be responsible for organizing the CFO’s calendar, managing all the Finance and Audit (governance) committee meetings, communicating with senior level staff and Board Members, taking minutes during finance meetings, and managing multiple projects and requests at the same time. The ideal candidate will thrive in a fast-paced environment and take pride in solving problems. He/she will be able to anticipate situations that require action, and exhibit poise and maturity in dealing with sensitive information.
Vital Strategies/Resolve to Save Lives seeks a Country Director to lead efforts in India on cardiovascular health. This role is based in our offices in New Delhi and reports to the Senior Vice President for Cardiovascular Health. The successful candidate will have the ability to work in an entrepreneurial, fast-paced environment to shape a large-scale national effort to save millions of lives. Recognizing that our staff are our most important resource, the Country Director will promote technical collaboration with in-country partners and our international headquarters staff to improve Indian public health.
This position will be involved in the tobacco control work of the International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (The Union). This program is funded by Bloomberg Philanthropies and is designed to implement best practices of tobacco control policies at the global level.
Senior Tuberculosis Technical Advisor to the National TB Program of the Philippines
This posting is for an in-country advisor for the Philippines. The need for this long-term technical assistance is to support the National Tuberculosis Program (NTP) in accelerating TB prevention and care activities and support the successful implementation of the new GF TB grant during the 2018-2020 funding period.