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Hiring: HIPHI Community Coalition Coordinator for Maui County

We are excited to announce that we are hiring for our Maui County Healthy Eating Active Living (HEAL) coalition coordinator position! We are looking for an experienced, community-driven individual to lead and grow our HEAL coalition in Maui County.

HIPHI Community Coalition Coordinator for Maui County

HIPHI seeks an experienced community-driven individual to lead and grow a HEAL coalition in the County of Maui.  This position reports to the Executive Director and the Programs Director. See job description here.

GENERAL RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develops, staffs and facilitates an active and representative HEAL coalition.
  • Works to support the state Physical Activity and Nutrition (PAN) Plan strategies.
  • Develops and implements community initiative projects. Demonstrates leadership in broad outreach to disparately-affected populations and provides ongoing training and technical assistance in nutrition and physical activity to enhance capacity of coalition members.
  • Initiates community building and actively build grassroots networks. Works with stakeholders to develop a work plan supporting the PAN strategies.
  • Plans, coordinates and implements community meetings and events.
  • Prepares reports and related documents as required.

DESIRED EXPERIENCE:

  • Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year college or university or an Associate’s Degree from an accredited community college with 3 years of progressively related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 3 years experience working in public health and community building; ideally working in or with disparate populations.
  • Experience working with coalitions and partners.
  • Knowledge of public health issues and stakeholders in Hawai‘i.
  • Strong critical thinking, written and verbal skills; able to communicate clearly and effectively.
  • Multitask-oriented with strong project management and facilitation skills.
  • Grant reporting experience.
  • Computer, web and social media savvy.

SALARY: Commensurate with experience.

Deadline to apply: September 22, 2017

To APPLY: Email resume, cover letter, and 2-3 writing samples to Roella Foronda, Programs Director at roella@hiphi.org.  Contact phone number is 808-591-6508 ext. 5.