Job Posting for Boston Public Health Commission: Associate Director Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Division

Title: Associate Director Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Division 

Organization: Boston Public Health Commission

Brief Summary of Position: The Boston Public Health Commission, the country’s oldest health department, is an independent public agency providing a wide range of health services and programs. Boston Public Health Commission is looking for Associate Director Chronic Disease Prevention and Control Division .


  • Works in a confidential manner with the Division Director in policy development, program planning, implementation, and evaluation of all Division programs and initiatives
  • Takes primary responsibility for selected division initiatives, including staff supervision
  • Collaborates on the identification, design and development of special projects
  • Oversees the development of grant funding proposals. Manages the post-award process, and ensures grant reports are produced and submitted. Manages budgets.
  • Responsible for the development and implementation of quality improvement strategies, including program data collection and reporting systems
  • Works with program staff and Research and Evaluation Office to facilitate evaluation activities
  • Represents the Division and the Commission at community and city policy and advisory groups as assigned
  • Stays current on best practices, trends, and policy context for chronic disease division content area


  • Master’s Degree in Public Health or related field with a minimum of 4 years’ experience in public health or related program management, planning, and evaluation; OR BA/BS plus a minimum of 6 years related experience
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in staff supervision
  • Minimum 4 years experience in public health or related program management, planning, and evaluation.
  • Knowledge of and experience with applying for and managing federal and private grant funding and reporting strongly preferred

For more information and to apply, click here.