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.

Current job openings at Vital Strategies:



Communications Officer - Dhaka, Bangladesh

Vital Strategies is seeking a Communication Officer based in Dhaka, Bangladesh to support the programs in that country by providing technical assistance to governments and non-governmental organizations on communication strategies and to implement Vital Strategies’ program initiatives.

Closing Date: 10 February 2017. Click here for more details.


Policy, Advocacy and Communications

Associate Graphic Designer - New York

The candidate will be responsible for implementing design solutions for the organization’s communication vehicles including both printed and digital media. The candidate will add his/her expertise to a diverse global team of experts in public relations, advertising, communication design, research and public health communications.

Closing Date: 6 February 2017. Click here for more details.


New Business Development

Senior Business Development Officer - New York or Washington D.C.

The successful candidate will have public-health related experience in building relationships that lead to identifying opportunities for collaboration, gathering intelligence on upcoming opportunities, finding opportunities for submitting proposals, and securing new sources of funding. 

Closing Date: 10 February 2017. Click here for more details.


Global Operations

IT Director - New York

The IT Director will be responsible for the design, development and implementation of organizational information systems, software applications, and IT support and infrastructure systems. He/She will direct and mange IT plans, schedules, policies and programs for Vital Strategies’ data processing, network communications, business operations, computer services and management information systems, according to established goals and objectives.

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Procurement and Travel Manager - New York

The Procurement and Travel Manager will be responsible for purchasing and travel bookings across the organization. The Procurement and Travel Manager will ensure that due diligence is conducted for all transactions and that all transactions comply with organizational policies. 

Closing Date: 10 April 2017. Click here for more details.


Finance, Accounting and Grants

Grants Manager - Mayors Challenge - New York

The Grants Manager will be responsible for all financial, contractual, and logistical aspects of the Mayors Challenge program. 

Closing Date: 3 April 2017. Click here for more details.


Current job openings at our affiliate organization International Union Against Tuberculosis and Lung Disease:


Fundraiser – 3P Project Consultant

Preparing for launch in 2017, the 3P Project aims to rapidly accelerate the delivery of affordable, effective new regimens for TB through an open collaborative approach to conducting drug development and novel approaches to financing and coordinating R&D. The 3P fundraiser will investigate and apply to likely funding streams ahead of the launch and beyond.

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Community Engagement Administrator, World Lung Conference - Guadalajara, Mexico

The Union is seeking qualified candidates for the post of Community Engagement Administrator for the 48th Union World Conference on Lung Health in Guadalajara, Mexico, in October, 2017. The post holder will report to the Global Director of Conferences and Summits. 

Click here for more details.