Resolve to Save Lives is a global health initiative that aims to save millions of lives by reducing preventable deaths from cardiovascular disease and to prevent infectious disease epidemics. Resolve to Save Lives (RTSL) is housed within Vital Strategies. Since September 2017, Resolve to Save Lives has worked closely with low– and middle– income country governments, the World Health Organization, academic and other civil society partners to build capacity for and implement a core package of interventions to reduce cardiovascular disease.
We believe our programs are strengthened when they are developed and supported by individuals with diverse life experiences, whose understanding of social and cultural issues can help make our work and workforce more inclusive. We encourage applications from and provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, or status as a veteran. Resolve to Save Lives complies with all applicable EEO laws.
Overall Role :
Resolve to Save Lives seeks qualified candidates for the position of Senior Editor. Reporting to the Vice President of Communications and serving as a member of the communications management team, the Senior Editor is responsible for elevating the impact of Resolve’s work by developing compelling stories to share lessons learned, secure additional funds and inspire our team and partners. The Senior Editor should have a deep understanding of our organization’s programming, fundraising, communications, and advocacy objectives to oversee the production of captivating stories for several audiences, including the general public, donors, partners and staff. Key responsibilities include information– gathering, writing/editing, curating content, leading the development and implementation of dissemination strategies by platform and audience, and evaluating reach and response.
The Senior Editor will be responsible for managing and disseminating content across several web platforms and using data to determine our web content and email dissemination strategy. He/she will also support our online communities of practice and contribute to their creative audience engagement strategies. Finally, the Senior Editor will work with Resolve staff globally to package stories for use in donor communication, internal communication products and Resolve newsletters and email marketing. The ideal candidate should be passionate about improving the health and livelihoods of people around the world through storytelling. This full– time position is currently remote. The incumbent will be expected to convene routinely for team meetings in the United States.
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