Deputy Director, Center for Tobacco Prevention & Control (Program Manager III)
Maryland Department of Health
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Salary: $66,516.00 - $86,741.00/year
Internal Number: 22-05478-0007
The Deputy Director is the second ranking senior administrator of MDH’s Center for Tobacco Prevention and Control (CTPC), who works with the Director to set strategic direction for programmatic, policy, and environment and systems across Maryland addressing tobacco use prevention, cessation, and control. With an annual operating budget of over $14 million, CTPC encompasses four Divisions: Local Public Health, Statewide Public Health, Cessation and Health Systems Change, and Tobacco Sales Enforcement.
The Deputy Director directly supervises four Division Chiefs with a combined team of up to 24 professional staff. The Deputy Director will work with the Center Director and Division Chiefs on strategic planning, as well overseeing budget development, expenditure tracking, resource and asset management, and complex large procurements. The Deputy Director is also responsible for ensuring project design, implementation, and evaluation of evidence-based program activities are completed in a systematic and efficient manner to achieve MDH, Prevention and Health Promotion Administration, Cancer and Chronic Disease Bureau, and CTPC’s mission, goals, and objectives.
Qualified candidates must possess the following:
A Bachelor's degree and six years of health or human services administrative or professional experience, including three years at a supervisory or managerial level.
Notes: A Master's degree will substitute for one year of the general experience and a Doctorate will substitute for two years of the general experience. Additional experience will substitute on a year-for-year basis for the college degree.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
The desired candidate should possess experience overseeing public health program implementation; program planning and evaluation; managing grants/contracts, working with budgets and tracking expenditures; and understanding evidence-based public health resources to provide health education activities and services to communities. Experience working in tobacco control, or a closely related field is a plus. Prior supervisory/managerial experience required. Strong writing, communication and interpersonal skills are highly desired.
All applications/resumes must be submitted online by May 17, 2022, at 11:59:00 PM.
The Maryland Department of Health (MDH) is a governmental agency responsible for providing a wide range of public health services to Maryland residents and its visitors. MDH offers a wide range of job opportunities in many different areas of employment, spanning agencies all over the state of Maryland