Kaiser Permanente Community Health Senior Progam Manager, Rockville Regional Office in Rockville, Maryland
Leads strategies that measurably improve health and wellbeing in underserved communities. Develops and implements strategies that result in health care services, public policies, practices, and programs that effectively address identified needs. Leads and coordinates effective collaboration with external partners, including community residents, non-profits, for-profits, government agencies, schools/school districts, and health care organizations. Engages internal stakeholders to align community needs and business imperatives, and identify and deploy organizational resources that support community health improvement. Guides grantmaking and other contributions.
Essential Responsibilities: - Strategic Planning and Implementation: Leads and/or supports the strategic planning, implementation, evaluation, and funding of community health programs. Gathers and reviews data to inform program development, grants, and measurements. Collaborates with stakeholders on program development and implementation, policy advocacy, events, community engagement and other initiatives. Develops and maintains strategic partnerships with community, government and other stakeholders to address medical needs and social determinants of health in communities. Works collaboratively with regional and national Community Benefit teams to develop innovative approaches to population health improvement. - Grant making and other contributions:Identifies resources to support place-based community health initiatives. Contributes to RFP development, reviews grant proposals and recommendations for grants committee and national board of directors. Participates in site visits and provides technical assistance to grantees. Develops strategies for authentic community engagement and connect community organizations, as appropriate, to grant and sponsorship opportunities. - Stakeholder Engagement: Builds and maintains relationships with community leaders including non-profits, for-profits, elected officials, public agencies and other key community stakeholders to engage in strategic community health work. Serves as a knowledgeable representative of KP on collaboratives and working groups. Engages Regional and Program Office leadership and other key internal stakeholders to support execution of community health strategies. - Communications: Represents KP on coalitions, working groups, advisory boards, committees, panels, planning groups, etc. Provides assistance to these groups on topics relevant to health care, policy and systems change strategies for population health improvement. Ensures regular communication with internal and external stakeholders through reporting and presentations as warranted. Supports CB communications and evaluation efforts. - Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications: Basic Qualifications: Experience - Minimum seven (7) years of combined relevant experience in the areas of community based public health initiatives, policy, systems, environmental change strategies, and healthcare. Education - Bachelor's degree in public health, health policy, social work or related field OR four (4) years of experience in a directly related field. - High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required. License, Certification, Registration - N/A
Additional Requirements: - A commitment to advancing racial justice and economic and societal equity to improve population health outcomes - Proven success at building and maintaining relationships with community-based organizations, community coalitions/collaborates, and networks. - Solid written and oral communication skills that demonstrate cultural competence and ability to work effectively with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders. - Knowledge of policy approaches to public health improvement. - Existing and emerging knowledge of best practices in organizing and implementing community health policies/programs. Proven project management skills, and ability to maintain high productivity amid competing priorities. - Proven ability to exercise sound judgment under pressure. - Ability to prioritize and manage own work; exercise independent judgment, initiative and motivation. Proven ability to think strategically, act tactically and follow through to produce deliverables. - Professional history of stability and progressive success. - Demonstrated skills in problem solving in a complex environment, and ability to work effectively and drive consensus among diverse stakeholders
Preferred Qualifications: - Experience in leading initiatives with diverse stakeholders. - Experience in grant proposal review and/or writing. - Master's degree in public health, health policy, social work or related field.
COMPANY Kaiser PermanenteTITLE Community Health Senior Progam Manager, Rockville Regional OfficeLOCATION Rockville, MDREQNUMBER 612857
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.