The Program Officer will serve two public health programs of the Tobacco-Free Kids Action Fund (TFKAF)’s Beijing Representative Office: road safety and tobacco control. TFKAF is a leading civil society organization dedicated to the fight to reduce tobacco use and its deadly toll in the United States and around the world. It also seeks to build advocacy capacity to advance broader public health goals, such as promoting road safety and cardiovascular health.
The Program Officer (PO) will be responsible for providing technical support to partners and grantees in China, coordinating grantee activities to ensure program effectiveness and synergy, and participating in relevant meetings and local events. Qualified candidates will understand and have proven experience with policy development or policy promotion, and will be a strategic partner to grantees, partners, and funders in promoting road safety (70 percent) and preventing the devastating health impacts of tobacco use (30 percent).