Assistant Director of Programmatic Budgets
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Assistant Director of Programmatic Budgets

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 DOHMHs objectives.


Grant: Enhanced Detection, Response, Surveillance, and Prevention of COVID-19 (Indirect)

Location: DOHMH headquarter, LIC



The New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DOHMH), a recognized leader and innovator in public health and mental hygiene services nationally and internationally, seeks to hire one (1) Assistant Director to assist in the Division of Finance/Office of Budget Administration in the management of the city and grant funded budget and spending for the assigned division.


Finance values motivated; energetic individuals committed to achieving excellence in a public-sector

environment and a desire to be part of a City agency that is revolutionizing public health and mental hygiene services. Finance positions require analytic, interpersonal communications and problem-solving skills.



Reporting to the Director of Programmatic Budgets, the Assistant Director will:


  • Supervises budget analysts in PS and OTPS CTL/State and Grant budget monitoring analysis, evaluation, and projection.
  • Oversees the application, implementation, modification, and closing out process of grants for assigned divisions.
  • Serve as DOHMH's liaison between programs and federal, state, and private funding source.
  • Monitors the PS and OTPS CTL/State and Grant budgets for assigned divisions.
  • Assist in ad hoc analyses and inquiries to requests from senior management and/ or outside entities, including City Hall, City Council, and Office of Management and Budget.
  • Guides and oversees work development for staff.
  • Attends all necessary meetings and provide a summary of issues discussed for upper management.



  • Bachelors degree from an accredited college or university in an appropriate field related to public policy, public administration, accounting or finance.
  • Excellent written, oral and interpersonal communication skills. Ability to communicate clearly, accurately, and concisely.
  • Ability to work with employees at all levels.
  • Highly organized and detail oriented.
  • Strong analytical and organizational skills
  • Strong computer skills, including Microsoft Excel
  • Experience working under strict deadlines.
  • Ability to multitask and adapt to a fast-paced work environment and changing needs and priorities.




FPHNYC offers a comprehensive benefits package. The salary range for this position is commensurate with experience.



There is potential for this position to transition to DOHMH and therefore candidates must meet DOHMH eligibility requirement including NYC residency.



To apply, send Resume, with Cover Letter, including how your experience relates to this position. We ask that you do not contact our staff directly and no phone inquiries please. Applicants who best match the position needs will be contacted.



The Fund for Public Health in New York City is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages a diverse pool of candidates to apply.