Vital Strategies (VS), based in New York City, is an international public health organization. We develop and oversee programs to strengthen public health systems and address leading causes of morbidity and mortality, providing expertise in project implementation and management, strategic communications, epidemiology and surveillance, and other core public health capacities. Our specific programs include road safety, obesity prevention, tobacco control, and activities to strengthen public health data systems and the use of public health data to guide policy and decision-making. Activities are based in low and middle income countries and cities in Africa, Latin America, Asia and the Pacific. Please visit our website at www.vitalstrategies.org to find out more about our work.
Vital Strategies is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Global Occupational Health and Security Officer. The Global Occupational Health and Security Officer will be responsible for approximately 300 VS employees and consultants at their main work place and when they travel. VS currently has offices in New York, Virginia, Singapore and Tanzania. Additional offices are in the process of being opened in India, Brazil, France, and another Latin American country to be determined.
Reporting to the Chief Operating Officer; the Global Occupational Health and Security Officer will be responsible for the development, implementation and communication of occupational health and security policies.
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Vital Strategies Benefits:
Vital Strategies offers competitive compensation based on prior experience and qualifications as well as a comprehensive benefits package. Benefits we offer include: health, dental and vision insurance for employees and their families; 15 paid vacation days (rising to 20 paid vacation days from fourth year of service and 25 from seventh year onwards), 12 paid federal holidays and paid days off between the Christmas and New Year's holidays; paid sick days; a retirement savings plan; commuter benefits and basic life and personal accident insurance.
Vital Strategies is an Equal Opportunity Employer.