The Network is currently seeking a full-time Program Associate II to support its national work from the San Francisco office. The goals of the Program Associate II include expanding the reach of the Network to strategic new audiences through communications and outreach, supporting the development of new projects and partnerships, and assisting with the implementation and monitoring of existing projects.
The Network office is in San Francisco.
The Build Healthy Places Network, a program of the Public Health Institute, is the national center bridging community development and health working to reverse the cycle of intergenerational poverty, poor health, and discrimination. Our mission is to shift the way organizations work across the health, community development, and finance sectors to collectively advance equity, reduce poverty, and improve health in neighborhoods across the United States. We achieve our mission by connecting leaders and practitioners across sectors, providing education and training, curating resources and examples of what works, and building capacity for cross-sector collaboration. We are dedicated to upholding the Principles for Building Healthy and Prosperous Communities.
The Network is a young organization dedicated to innovation and continued growth while improving the health and well-being of people living in our most under-resourced communities. To accomplish this, we recognize the value of having a staff that brings a wide range of perspectives to this work based on language, ethnicity, race, gender, socio-economic background, political beliefs, sexual- orientation, etc. We are committed to maintaining a diverse, multicultural working environment and particularly encourage applications from candidates with lived experience in the communities we seek to serve.
The Network is housed at the Public Health Institute (PHI), an independent, nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting health, well-being and quality of life for people throughout California, across the nation and around the world. PHI is at the forefront of research and innovations to improve the efficacy of public health statewide, nationally and internationally. PHI was distinguished as one of 2019’s top 50 “Best Non-profit Organizations to Work For” by the Non-Profit Times in a national search.
- This position is eligible for PHI’s full suite of benefits including but not limited to medical, dental, and vision coverage, health care and dependent care flexible spending accounts, and generous time off.
How to Apply
- To apply for this opportunity, submit a cover letter and resume via the application link.
- In your cover letter, please describe why you are enthusiastic about this opportunity and why you think you are a good fit for the position.