Campaign manager for American Heart Association (Des Moines)

The American Heart Association (AHA) has an excellent opportunity for a Campaign Manager in our Midwest Affiliate office located in Des Moines, IA. This position is a temporary grant funded.   The Campaign Manager will be working collaboratively with guidance from the Iowa Government Relations Director, the position will lead the creation and development of a statewide coalition focused on the advancement of obesity prevention policies in Iowa in particular shared use of public schools for community members to increase their physical activity and securing state funding for the safe routes to school program. The position will be primarily responsible for strategic planning and implementation around the recruitment, mobilization and retention of individuals and organizations as well as the engagement of key contacts and decision makers that will lead to the adoption of obesity prevention policies. The Coalition is working to educate the communities, local decision makers and state-level decision makers on the benefits of encouraging the shared use of schools as an effective tool in combatting the alarming trends associated with obesity. The one-year grant funded position includes a competitive salary. Continuation of this contract position is contingent on funding.

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