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Director - First Steps and Beyond Enterprise Equitable Health Institute

Allegheny Health Network

  • Company AHN
  • Pittsburgh, PA
  • Human Resources
  • Full time
  • Day (United States of America)

Company :

Allegheny Health Network

Job Description : 

JOB SUMMARY

This job directs operational activities for all assigned DEI program areas, including First Steps and Beyond and other EEHI philanthropic activities. Serves as the coordinator of all needs/services of the program areas with a focus on community engagement in relevant areas (e.g., infant mortality, LGBTQIA, minoritized populations, people with disabilities) and addresses concerns/problems through to resolution. Provides operational leadership and direction to the programs focusing on positively influencing health equity outcomes. Identifies, plans, organizes, communicates, implements and measures activities and strategies  to promote growth, clinical excellence, patient satisfaction,  enhanced communication, and system success. (This position will be fully funded through grants).


ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Perform management responsibilities to include, but are not limited to: involved in hiring and termination decisions, coaching and development, rewards and recognition, performance management and staff productivity.  Plan, organize, staff, direct and control the day-to-day operations of the department; develop and implement policies and programs as necessary; may have budgetary responsibility and authority.
  • Provide support for Health Equity Campaign and leadership team by driving and developing community programs related to health disparities (e.g., African American infant mortality rate). Requires a significant amount of influence with key executive leaders within Highmark Health and AHN. 
  • Directs and oversees operations of programs and events that will directly impact the communities we serve with a specific focus on African American infants and parents for First Steps and Beyond. Responsible for reviewing and approving related activities and budget.
  • Responsible for engaging Highmark Health and AHN staff in related initiatives and collaborating with local, regional and national organizations. Engages Highmark Health and AHN management and leadership team to create and implement effective programs and foster community engagement. 
  • Represents Enterprise Equitable Health Institute's mission and vision in interactions and programs, including boards, commissions, for civic and community boards, community-based organizations, elected officials and other academic institutions. 
  • Other duties as assigned or requested.


QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Communications, Health Administration, or related field
  • 5 years in a Management or Leadership role 
  • 3 years in Community Affairs, Human Services/Health Insurance/Health Systems or related field
  • 3 years in Relationship or Project Management

Preferred

  • Master's Degree in Business Administration, Communications, Health Administration, or related field
  • 3 years in Business Development


KEY SKILLS

  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship building
  • Strong, effective verbal and written communication
  • Efficient project management and/or event planning
  • Strong strategic development capabilities
  • Experience in volunteer management
  • Experience with grant making
  • Strong public speaking, strategic thinking, and conflict management skills

Position Type

Office-based

Disclaimer: The job description has been designed to indicate the general nature and essential duties and responsibilities of work performed by employees within this job title. It may not contain a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees to do this job.

Compliance Requirement : This job adheres to the ethical and legal standards and behavioral expectations as set forth in the code of business conduct and company policies.


As a component of job responsibilities, employees may have access to covered information, cardholder data, or other confidential customer information that must be protected at all times.  In connection with this, all employees must comply with both the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA) as described in the Notice of Privacy Practices and Privacy Policies and Procedures as well as all data security guidelines established within the Company’s Handbook of Privacy Policies and Practices and Information Security Policy. 

Furthermore, it is every employee’s responsibility to comply with the company’s Code of Business Conduct. This includes but is not limited to adherence to applicable federal and state laws, rules, and regulations as well as company policies and training requirements.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.

Highmark Health and its affiliates prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Highmark Health and its affiliates take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation/gender identity, protected veteran status or disability. 

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