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Job Title: Director, Health Equity - Stakeholder Engagement
Job Number: 24582
Organization: American Cancer Society
Posted: 11/9/2017
Type: Full-Time
Classification: Public Health - General
Industry: Non Profit / NGO
Number of Openings: 1
Location: Atlanta,  GA    USA
Compensation: DOE
Position Description: This position will: • Lead, coordinate and implement a workgroup of internal stakeholders charged with helping to integrate health equity into organizational strategies. • Lead, coordinate and implement all aspects of a newly created health equity National Advisory Council. This Council will be comprised of ACS volunteers who have national, state and local expertise. • Support the development and implementation of 12 community leadership teams charged with tackling health equity issues within their organizations and within their community.

Qualifications: • Masters required in areas such as in public health, public policy, sociology or anthropology, with emphasis in health equity and/or social determinants of health preferred. • Minimum 10 years’ experience in planning/implementing public health or community initiatives—including some health equity/social determinants of health-related experience and experience at the community and/or state level—and experience in working with internal leadership and external partners to accomplish deliverables. • Knowledge of current and emerging scientific evidence related to health equity and social determinants of health. • Knowledge of cancer and cancer control, chronic disease prevention and management, public health, health policy, health promotion, and/or communications. • Knowledge of ACS culture and organization desired, but not required. • Knowledge in budget management and contract development and execution • Skills in technology platforms.

Organization Description: At the American Cancer Society, saving lives is our mission. We achieve our mission by drawing on our humanity. Humanity made up of courage, determination, innovation, passion, empathy, and caring. These are the values that give us the advantage over cancer.

Our work is important. And so are the people doing it. The people who work at the American Cancer Society focus their diverse talents on our singular mission: to end the pain and suffering of cancer. It is a calling. And the people who answer it are fulfilled. We value our employees and nearly 2.5 million volunteers around the globe that have stood with us through the years, and we will not rest until the fight is won. And that day is drawing nearer.

Closing Date: 2/9/2018
Desired Starting Date:
Contact Name: Stanley Merritt,  Senior Recruiter Talent Attraction
Contact Location: 250 Williams Street

Atlanta   GA  30303
United States
Contact Location: 250 Williams Street
  Atlanta   GA  30303
  United States
Contact Phone: 404-329-5712 
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How to Apply: Apply online to

Additional Information: We are committed to providing staff with fulfilling opportunities to learn, grow and make an impact in their local communities. We offer staff a generous paid time off policy; medical, dental and retirement benefits, and professional development programs to enhance staff skills.

Web Site Delete Date: 1/10/2018