Advocacy/Lobbying, Education/Teaching/Training, Medical & Health
4 Year Degree
The American Lung Association has a great opportunity for a Manager, Health Promotions to join our incredible team in the Southwest Region. Working as a member of the Health Promotion & Education 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 carrying out the mission of the American Lung Association by managing the organization’s Signature Programs, including Freedom From Smoking, Better Breathers Clubs, and LUNG FORCE Expo. The successful candidate will support the Director of Programs by managing administration and logistics as assigned and implementing program activities to ensure maximum community participation. This position will also oversee community outreach efforts, including health fairs and wellness events, recruiting and supervising volunteers, and active engagement with community agencies and organizations. This is a grant-funded position.
Ensure that program grant reports are submitted in accordance with funding guidelines and deadlines.
Manage health promotion budgets. Monitor budgets and exercise control over expenditure of funds.
Conduct outreach and develop relationships with decision-makers for program implementation.
Serve as a community resource and referral for community members, coalition members and volunteers needing assistance on various lung health and tobacco projects.
Address inquiries regarding Signature Programs, including Freedom From Smoking, Better Breathers Clubs, Asthma Basics, Open Airways For Schools, LUNG FORCE Expo, and Lung Helpline.
Participate as a staff representative on various community organizations
Track and report relevant community events.
Outreach via Social Media, phone calls, and emails
Manage programs inventory (literature/display, lung kits, health fair materials, etc.)
Recruit, train, coordinate and guide volunteers. Cultivate relationships and effectively engage volunteers. Work with the Development team to cultivate volunteer roster.
Create and distribute monthly newsletter to all Programs volunteers.
Collaborate with Development on annual Inspiration awards.
Responsibilities regarding Freedom From Smoking program and Better Breather Clubs:
Recruit facilitators and sponsors
Develop and implement creative marketing strategies to promote Clinics and Clubs
Ensure all administrative tasks are completed (e.g. reporting metrics, database maintenance, etc.)
The American Lung Association is dedicated to a diverse workforce.
Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
Additional Salary Information: The American Lung Association offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes: Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA, LTD, Matching 403(b), Paid Vacation/Sick/Holidays.
About American Lung Association
The American Lung Association is the leading organization working to save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease, through research, education and advocacy. The work of the American Lung Association is focused on four strategic imperatives: to defeat lung cancer; to improve the air we breathe; to reduce the burden of lung disease on individuals and their families; and to eliminate tobacco use and tobacco-related diseases. For more information about the American Lung Association, a holder of the Better Business Bureau Wise Giving Guide Seal, or to support the work it does, call 1-800-LUNGUSA (1-800-586-4872) or visit: www.Lung.org.