The Fund for Public Health in New York City (FPHNYC) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that is dedicated to the advancement of the health and well-being of all New Yorkers. To this end, in partnership with the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), FPHNYC incubates innovative public health initiatives implemented by DOHMH to advance community health throughout the city. It facilitates partnerships, often new and unconventional, between government and the private sector to develop, test, and launch new initiatives. These collaborations speed the execution of demonstration projects, effect expansion of successful pilot programs, and support rapid implementation to meet the public health needs of individuals, families, and communities across New York City.
The Division of Finance has central responsibility and authority for policy analysis, program development, performance tracking and improvement, financial management, resource maximization and technical assistance. Finance helps to ensure that programs and administrative operations have the information, analysis, funding and technical capacity to deliver critical services effectively and meet DOHMH's objectives.
Grant: Enhanced Detection, Response, Surveillance, and Prevention of COVID-19
Location: DOHMH headquarter, LIC
The Bureau of Finance Administration and Planning within the Division of Finance requests to hire one (1) Contract Manager to manage COVID-19 projects through contracts between the Fund for Public Health in New York and the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH.) Finance Administration is the point of contact between the Fund for Public Health in New York (FPHNY), DOHMH programs, and other City Agencies seeking to leverage FPHNY for critical public health initiatives, pilot projects, and other urgent needs.
With high degree of responsibility and broad latitude for independent action, the selected candidate will review and track COVID-19 projects administered through FPHNY, including monitoring expenditures, maintaining supporting documentation and processing project amendments.
The selected candidate will:
- Provide feedback and recommendations to senior level FPHNY and FIN staff regarding project requests.
- Collaborate with other bureau staff to project COVID-19 related expenses and ensure that expenses are charged to appropriate funding
- Develop effective spreadsheets to report, compare, and analyze budget numbers
- Prepare fiscal summary reports and analyses
- Assist in the development and implementation of new policies
- Work on ad-hoc projects as needed