The Senior Associate supports UNF’s polio and broader global health portfolio. Primarily, the position will provide operational support for UNF’s polio portfolio, with a focus on supporting implementation of UNF-led polio convenings, high-level events, workshops and meetings. This also includes support for implementation of UNF’s expanding work on polio transition. 1) UNF’s polio advocacy, communications, and resource mobilization activities in support of the Polio Advocacy and Communications Team (PACT), a working group of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative (GPEI), and 2) expanding UNF’s work on polio transition (the process of ensuring a smooth winddown of the GPEI once polio is eradicated). Additionally, the Senior Associate will provide project management and operational support for a portfolio of global health grants and other high-priority areas of UNF’s global health work, as needed.
The Senior Associate will work primarily with UNF’s global health team, and additionally the Shot@Life campaign, UNF advocacy team and other relevant teams to implement polio and broader immunization-related activities. The Senior Associate will report to the Senior Officer, Polio and Cross-Cutting Initiatives.
For full-time employees we offer an excellent range of benefits, including a choice of two health plans through CareFirst (PPO or HDHP), dental insurance, vision discount plan, Life Insurance, Supplemental Life Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Long-Term Disability, Long-Term Care Insurance, Health Club Discounts, Commuter Benefits, and Employee Assistance Program.
12 Paid holidays, 4 weeks of vacation, 10 sick days, 3 personal days and 8 weeks of parental leave (mother or father), access to the UNFCU Credit Union, 150% match on our 403b retirement plan, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, and discounted Zipcar membership.