ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, MATERIAL DEVELOPMENT

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Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids Published: July 17, 2017
Location
Washington, District of Columbia
Post Type
Experience (minimum)
5-10 Years
Education (minimum)
Master's
Travel Required?
Occasionally

Description

SUMMARY DESCRIPTION

The Associate Director for Materials Development, with the International Research Unit of the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids will oversee the development and dissemination of tobacco control information and materials for tobacco control advocates, the media, and policy-makers in countries around the world. The person will have primary responsibility to manage and produce reports for funders. This position reports to the Director, International Research.

PRIMARY DUTIES

  • Lead and manage the preparation of evidence-based advocacy materials such as briefing papers, reports, fact sheets, “how-to” toolkits, and presentations.
  • Manage both internal staff and external consultants to write, edit, translate, and develop concepts and materials.
  • Manage and respond to requests for materials from both internal and external sources, including staff, grantees and other tobacco control partners.
  • Lead and manage the dissemination process for advocacy materials, including the upkeep of the Advocacy Center’s website.
  • Manage the development of the Campaign’s monthly and annual report to funders, including some drafting and editing of text.
  • Manage the production of other deliverables to funders.

Additional Responsibilities

  • Perform other duties as directed by Director, International Research and Executive Vice President, Global Programs..
  • Assist with development of internal documents related to strategic planning and corporate development.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Knowledge of and proficiency with a variety of computer software applications including Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook.
  • Excellent writing and editing skills essential.
  • Sufficient proficiency in research methods to understand technicalities of research studies, evaluate for applicability, and translate for tobacco control policy formulation and advocacy.
  • Familiarity with domestic and/or international tobacco control research community preferred.
  • Master’s in Public Health or other relevant degree required.
  • Five (5) to (7) year’s experience in materials development, publications management, and information dissemination.
  • Three (3) to five (5) year’s experience supervising staff.
  • Demonstrated experience in the development and management of systems to produce advocacy materials for use by the public, advocates and policy-makers.
  • Proficiency in a foreign language preferred.

TO APPLY

To apply for this position, please email a cover letter, including salary history, and attach your resume to: jobs@tobaccofreekids.org. Please reference the position code: ADMD IR-08 in the subject line of your email. No Phone calls please. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled. No phone calls please.

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