AIDS Healthcare Foundation

  • Community Mobilizer

    Job Locations US-IA
    Req No
    2018-8882
    Category
    Advocacy / Public Affairs
    Type
    Contract
  • WHO WE ARE

    AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at AIDS Healthcare Foundation!

     

    Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees?

                                   

    If so, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the place for you!

     

    Founded in 1987, AIDS Healthcare Foundation is the largest specialized provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the nation. Our mission is to provide cutting edge medicine and advocacy, regardless of ability to pay. Through our healthcare centers, pharmacies, health plan, research and other activities, AHF provides access to the latest HIV treatments for all who need them.

      

    AHF’s core values are to be:

     

    • Patient-Centered
    • Value Employees
    • Respect for Diversity
    • Nimble
    • Fight for What’s Right

     

     

    STILL INTERESTED? Please continue!

    YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO OUR SUCCESS!

    Job Responsibilities:

    • Organize and execute grassroots—legislative correspondence including phone calls, letter writing, and engagement of the community in support of the 340B Drug Discount Program.
    • Build a local 340B coalition to meet monthly or as needed for immediate action.
    • Recruit volunteers to assist in advocacy demonstrations, actions, and legislative visits as it relates to the 340B Drug Discount Program.
    • Advocate for protecting the 340B program with AHF, local providers, community organizations, and similar personnel.
    • Travel to different areas within target Congressional district in order to maximize opportunities for constituent engagement on 340B.
    • Coordinate in person meetings with local Congressional offices.
    • Identify opportunities for grassroots involvement within the respective area to reach 340B recipients, clients and the larger community.
    • Assist in the recruitment of providers to the Ryan White Clinics for 340B Access coalition.
    • Participate in conference calls with AHF advocacy team members on a weekly and monthly basis.
    • Participate and join when applicable existing relative governmental planning bodies for engagement and education on the 340B Drug Discount Program.
    • On a weekly basis, communicate via e-mail to advocacy team members on outreach locations and healthcare providers met with and/or contacted and prospective outreach plans for the following week.
    • Submit photos of events when applicable of 340B grassroots activity and educational forums/ gatherings with volunteers on 340B.

    Qualifications:

    • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
    • A desire for political change.
    • Ability to read and interpret documents.
    • Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
    • Strong self-direction and the ability to take initiative.
    • Previous field or canvassing experience is a plus.

    Computer/Software Skills and Abilities:

    • Proficiency with word processing, spreadsheets and presentation software.
    • Proficiency with internet search and electronic mail use.
    • Ability to effectively present information in both written and oral forms.

     

     

     

    Options

    Sorry the Share function is not working properly at this moment. Please refresh the page and try again later.
    Share on your newsfeed