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Jobs

ACTION has four exciting job opportunities available: Communications Manager; Advocacy and Impact Manager; Senior Associate -- Multilateral Engagement; and a Global Health Research Intern

ACTION Communications Manager

The ACTION Secretariat-- collocated in Washington, DC with RESULTS/RESULTS Educational Fund-- is seeking a highly motivated individual to oversee and coordinate ACTION's communication strategies and to manage the ACTION brand.

About RESULTS and ACTION:

RESULTS / RESULTS Educational Fund combines the voices of passionate grassroots activists with strategic grasstops efforts to end poverty. By empowering individuals to exercise their personal and political power for change, we leverage millions of dollars for programs and improved policies that give low-income people in the US and around the world the health, education, and economic opportunity they need to thrive.

ACTION is a global partnership of locally-rooted organizations around the world that advocate for life-saving care for millions of people who are threatened by preventable diseases. We work as equal partners to bring together efforts across borders to increase investments and build political support for global health. ACTION's primary areas of focus include: the fight against global tuberculosis, expanding access to childhood vaccines, and ending undernutrition.

Position description:

Reporting to the ACTION Director, the Communications Manager is responsible for overseeing and coordinating ACTION's communication strategies and for managing ACTION's brand. By creating and supervising the creation of joint messaging and media strategies across ACTION partners and supporting partners' individual communications strategies, the Communications Manager contributes to the partnership's overall advocacy impact. The role includes both managing large programs-- such as Media Champion trainings and international journalist delegations-- and supporting ongoing/routine communication activities.

The Communications Manager supervises the communications efforts of all ACTION Associates, fellows, and interns. S/he ensures that the partnership uses traditional and social media, messaging, branding, and marketing effectively and efficiently to further partner and joint advocacy goals on tuberculosis, child health, nutrition, and cross-cutting global health priorities.

Responsibilities:

Communications Strategy and Brand Leadership (40%)

Desired skills and qualifications:

How to apply

Applications will be reviewed as they arrive, and interviews with qualified candidates will be scheduled immediately. Please send cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to jobs@results.org. Please include "ACTION Communications Manager" in the subject line of your email.

RESULTS is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, national origin, or any other protected status. For more information about RESULTS, please visit our website at www.results.org

 

Advocacy & Impact Manager

The ACTION Secretariat-- collocated in Washington, DC with RESULTS/RESULTS Educational Fund-- is seeking a highly motivated individual to lead the Secretariat's work supporting the ACTION partnership's strategy on nutrition.

About RESULTS and ACTION:

RESULTS / RESULTS Educational Fund combines the voices of passionate grassroots activists with strategic grasstops efforts to end poverty. By empowering individuals to exercise their personal and political power for change, we leverage millions of dollars for programs and improved policies that give low-income people in the US and around the world the health, education, and economic opportunity they need to thrive.

ACTION is a global partnership of locally-rooted organizations around the world that advocate for life-saving care for millions of people who are threatened by preventable diseases. We work as equal partners to bring together efforts across borders to increase investments and build political support for global health. ACTION's primary areas of focus include: the fight against global tuberculosis, expanding access to childhood vaccines, and ending undernutrition.

Position description:

Reporting to the ACTION Director, the Advocacy & Impact Manager is responsible for leading the Secretariat's work in support of the ACTION partnership strategy on nutrition-- guiding accountability strategies and tactics across the ACTION partnership to achieve cross-cutting impact while capturing and disseminating best practices.

The Advocacy & Impact Manager supervises a Senior Associate focused on cross-cutting World Bank engagement, and may supervise others in the future. Together with her/his team, the Advocacy & Impact Manager ensures that ACTION makes an impact on global nutrition policy and resource mobilization; maintains a coherent and effective accountability advocacy portfolio; and captures and shares the partnership's impact and best practices, both within the partnership and with civil society allies.

Responsibilities:

Advocacy Portfolio Leadership (50%)

Desired skills and qualifications:

How to apply

Applications will be reviewed as they arrive, and interviews with qualified candidates will be scheduled immediately. Please send cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to jobs@results.org. Please include "Advocacy & Impact Manager" in the subject line of your email.

RESULTS is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, national origin, or any other protected status. For more information about RESULTS, please visit our website at www.results.org

 

Senior Associate – Multilateral Engagement

The ACTION Secretariat-- collocated in Washington, DC with RESULTS/RESULTS Educational Fund-- is seeking a highly motivated individual to manage the ACTION Secretariat's World Bank advocacy and coordinate that work with other World Bank engagement across RESULTS.

About RESULTS and ACTION:

RESULTS / RESULTS Educational Fund combines the voices of passionate grassroots activists with strategic grasstops efforts to end poverty. By empowering individuals to exercise their personal and political power for change, we leverage millions of dollars for programs and improved policies that give low-income people in the US and around the world the health, education, and economic opportunity they need to thrive.

ACTION is a global partnership of locally-rooted organizations around the world that advocate for life-saving care for millions of people who are threatened by preventable diseases. We work as equal partners to bring together efforts across borders to increase investments and build political support for global health. ACTION's primary areas of focus include: the fight against global tuberculosis, expanding access to childhood vaccines, and ending undernutrition.

Position description:

Reporting to the Advocacy & Impact Manager, the Senior Associate - Multilateral Engagement is responsible for coordinating the ACTION Secretariat's World Bank (WB) advocacy, as well as coordinating with other WB efforts across RESULTS. The Senior Associate works to ensure that ACTION makes an impact on WB policies and funding on key health issues. S/he is also responsible for ensuring that the partnership's and allies' advocacy to the World Bank is efficient and evidence-driven.

The Senior Associate is accountable for ensuring that ACTION meets its strategic plan and grant-funded objectives in WB advocacy, that ACTION and RESULTS have the policy analysis and project support to effectively participate in the Global Financing Facility (including the Investor's Group), and that ACTION's WB engagement, particularly on nutrition, is smartly coordinated with other RESULTS advocacy towards the WB on early childhood education, education for all, and financial inclusion.

Responsibilities:

Leadership and coordination of ACTION's World Bank engagement (60%)

Leadership and coordination of cross-sector WB engagement (30%)

Policy analysis and research (10%)

Desired skills and qualifications:

How to apply

Applications will be reviewed as they arrive, and interviews with qualified candidates will be scheduled immediately. Please send cover letter, resume, and two writing samples to jobs@results.org. Please include "Senior Associate - Multilateral Engagement" in the subject line of your email.

RESULTS is an equal opportunity employer. All employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, national origin, or any other protected status. For more information about RESULTS, please visit our website at www.results.org

 

Internships

 

Global Health Research Intern

The ACTION Secretariat, collocated in DC with RESULTS/RESULTS Educational Fund, is seeking an intern to support policy research on tuberculosis and HIV/AIDS.

About RESULTS and ACTION:

RESULTS combines the voices of passionate grassroots activists with strategic grasstops efforts to end poverty. By empowering individuals to exercise their personal and political power for change, we leverage millions of dollars for programs and improved policies that give low-income people in the US and around the world the health, education, and economic opportunity they need to thrive.

ACTION is a global partnership of locally-rooted organizations around the world that advocate for life-saving care for millions of people who are threatened by preventable diseases. We work as equal partners to bring together efforts across borders to increase investments and build political support for global health. ACTION's primary areas of focus include: the fight against global tuberculosis, expanding access to childhood vaccines, and ending undernutrition.

Responsibilities include:

Duties listed are subject to change based on interest and organizational needs.

This position could be part-time (15–20 hours/week) or full-time (40 hours/week). Candidates who can work full days (9 am - 5 pm) are preferred. This position is not compensated; but transportation costs are reimbursed, and there is a possibility to receive school credit.

Desired skills and qualifications:

How to apply

Interested applicants should send a cover letter, resume, a writing sample, and detailed description of availability (days and times) to mslutsker@results.org, with the subject "Global Health Research Intern".

RESULTS Educational Fund is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, age, disability, religion, ethnicity, national origin, gender, or sexual orientation.

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