Project Manager ( TB)
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Experienced
Project Manager (TB)

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. 

 

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

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. 

 

POSITION OVERVIEW

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.

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • 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
Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Master’s Degree in Public Health or Public Administration

  • Excellent communication (verbal & written) and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong organizational skills, with ability to multi-task and track activities

  • Ability to prioritize and work in fast-paced environment with hard deadlines.

  • Pro-active and self-motivated individual with the ability to work in teams and in a highly dynamic environment with multiple stakeholders and timelines.

  • Proficiency Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Outlook and Excel

  • Committed to the primary prevention of disease

 

 

There is a potential for this position to transition to DOHMH and therefore candidates

must meet DOHMH eligibility requirements, including NYC residency.

 

 

SALARY AND BENEFITS

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

 

TO APPLY

To apply, send resume, with cover letter, including salary requested and 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.

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