Manager, Tobacco Control and Lung Health (WI #1718-17)

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American Lung Association

55 W. Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL, United States

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Manager, Tobacco Control and Lung Health (WI #1718-17)


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Brookfield, WI, United States 


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Medical-Health: Public Health Administration
Project-Program Management: Project Management

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The American Lung Association has a great opportunity for a Manager, Tobacco Control and Lung Health to join our incredible team in the Upper Midwest Region.  Working as a member of the Mission Team, you will join an outstanding group of professionals dedicated to our mission:  to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education, and advocacy. 
In this role, you will be responsible for managing the implementation of mission activities in tobacco control, tobacco free campuses, and lung health with a focus on Wisconsin. This position is partially grant-funded.

RESPONSIBILITIES:  Manage, implement and evaluate tobacco control and lung health programs, including but not limited to Tobacco Control initiatives, Spark, LUNG FORCE Expos, and Better Breather Clubs throughout Wisconsin. Develop and effectively manage timelines and plans to ensure completion of program deliverables. Facilitate and organize meetings, conferences, and trainings as assigned. Develop and identify strategies for marketing programs and services. Identify partnership and grant funding opportunities with other organizations, agencies, and/or individuals. Create and maintain project budgets for Wisconsin and ensure spending is appropriate and accurate. Develop written and online technological tools for programmatic use including PowerPoint presentations, surveys, and evaluation instruments. Represent ALA on local coalitions and committees. Adhere to ALA’s administrative and recordkeeping guidelines to support accurate reporting of grant or project deliverables and activities. Work with grants team in submitting government and foundation grant proposals. Other mission work as assigned from advocacy and clean air divisions. Participate on ALA Mission teams.

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QUALIFICATIONS:  Bachelor’s Degree and 2-3 years of experience in public health or related field. Experience in coalition building and community health development. Experience in the management, implementation, and evaluation of programs. Excellent communication skills (written and oral). Excellent customer service skills; ability to clearly articulate the mission and vision of the ALAUM. Strong project management skills in order to research, develop, and execute specific program deliverables. Strategic in developing/maintaining relationships with medical professionals, public health community, and members of the public. Computer literate; knowledge using Microsoft programs helpful.  Hold valid driver's license and be able/willing to attend events as requested. (Travel/mileage reimbursed according to ALA policy). Ability to work occasional evenings and weekends, as needed. Ability to lift and carry 25 lbs. (event supplies). Consistent with its mission, the American Lung Association maintains a smoke-free workplace; all employees must abstain from tobacco use in any form.
To apply please send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to (include job title in subject of email):
Human Resources Department
American Lung Association
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