The Strategist will lead, oversee and manage the development and growth of profitable new business and to develop and maintain effective key business relationships. The Strategist is a key contributor to the discovery and creation of new business opportunities, and works closely with Executive Director to strategize on new partnerships and delivery of core services to existing and prospective corporate partners.
The Center for Public Health Policy at the American Public Health Association (APHA) highlights the connections between communities — where we live, work, play and learn — and our collective health. The Center advances evidence-based policies and practices to address the social determinants of health and create health equity for all; and serves as a catalyst for positive change by influencing public policy at all levels of government and within the private sector. The Environmental Health Program brings national attention to environmental health issues and promotes sound policy that protects the health, well-being and quality of life of the public in all communities across the country. To support environmental health work, staff conducts analyses and develops targeted educational programs and messages that highlight the connection between healthy communities and healthy people. The Fellow will report tot he Senior Program Manager-Environmental Health.
This is a full time (35 hours per week) position. It is a temporary, grant-funded position that is guaranteed for six months.
The position provides administrative support to the Executive Director and works closely with all members of the Executive Office. Serve as the staff liaison to the executive board and the executive committee of the board. Interaction with executive board committees as appropriate, governing council members and staff in a positive and effective manner. This position is one that represents the Executive Director at all times, both internally and externally, requiring a high degree of professionalism and sound judgment. This includes the ability to interact effectively and tactfully with individuals at all levels, and the ability to handle highly sensitive and confidential information with great discretion.