Vital Strategies is a US-based international public health organization working in more than 70 countries to address important and challenging health issues. We develop and oversee programs to strengthen public health systems and address leading causes of morbidity and mortality, providing expertise in project implementation and management, strategic communications, epidemiology and surveillance, and other core public health capacities.
Resolve to Save Lives is a global health initiative of Vital Strategies that aims to save millions of lives by reducing preventable deaths from cardiovascular disease and by preventing infectious disease epidemics. Since September 2017, the Resolve to Save Lives Cardiovascular and Prevent Epidemics teams have been working closely with governments, the World Health Organization, the World Bank, academic and other partners in a number of low- and middle-income countries to strengthen national capacity to prevent, detect and respond to epidemic threats and improve cardiovascular health. For more information about us, visit: https://www.resolvetosavelives.org/, https://preventepidemics.org/ and https://linkscommunity.org/.
The Media Manager will strengthen Resolve to Save Lives and its CEO’s media presence by delivering large-scale, strategic and impactful engagement with key media outlets. The incumbent will help raise the profile of the Resolve to Save Lives initiative by amplifying key messages and developing and implementing strategies that deliver impact. The Media Manager will report to the Resolve to Save Lives Communications Director and work closely with the CEO and members of the communications team.
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To Apply: Please submit a cover letter and your resume through the Vital Careers page by July 27, 2020.