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 New York City Bureau of Tuberculosis Control (BTBC) which sits within the DOHMH Division of Disease Control is a leading institution in diagnosing, treating, and managing patients with tuberculosis (TB). We have a multi-disciplinary team who perform essential public health activities, operate four clinics, and offer services in the community. The Bureau is comprised of a diverse staff who is passionate about responding and controlling public health problems in New York City.
The Project Manager for the Bureau of Tuberculosis will conduct activities critical to meeting the mission and goals of the Bureau. The incumbent will support the Assistant Commissioner in designing and implementing programs and projects. They will be responsible for monitoring the Bureau’s priority projects, identify barriers, and offer recommendations to improve efficiencies. The selected candidate will be assigned to the central office in Queens, NY.
- Report to the Assistant Commissioner to support cross-cutting Bureau projects
- Develop attainable metrics, timelines, and deliverables
- Track and monitor progress of priority projects
- Work and communicate with Directors within the Bureau and agency leaderships on projects
- Draft meeting agendas and facilitate meetings
- Draft reports and prepare presentations