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Senior Manager, Safety and Risk

Posted: August 18, 2021

Resolve to Save Lives

Vital Strategies is a US-based international public health organization working in more than 70 countries to strengthen public health systems and address leading causes of morbidity and mortality.

Resolve to Save Lives is an initiative of Vital Strategies with a mission to prevent 100 million deaths from heart disease and to make the world safer from epidemics. We are led by Dr. Tom Frieden, former director of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Resolve to Save Lives is transitioning to an independent public health organization to maximize its global impact with speed, simplicity, and scale. Read more about our work at

We believe our programs are strengthened when they are developed and supported by individuals with diverse life experiences, whose understanding of social and cultural issues can help make our work and workforce more inclusive. We encourage people of all racial, economic, social, cultural, sexual orientation, and gender expressions to apply.

The Role

Resolve to Save Lives seeks qualified candidates for the position of Senior Manager, Safety and Risk. Reporting to the VP of Global Operations, the Senior Manager, Safety and Risk will enable Resolve to Save Lives to manage risk effectively and fulfil its duty of care obligations by working collaboratively across teams to assess and identify potential exposures that could impede the reputation, safety, and security of the organization. The Senior Manager, Safety and Risk is tasked with developing and implementing global policies, systems, and processes for safety and security functions while fostering a culture of safety, stewardship, and risk-awareness. This full-time position is currently remote. The incumbent will be expected to convene routinely for team meetings in NYC beginning in January 2022 and up to 30% of time may be spent traveling between locations internationally, at mutually agreed times.

Duties and Responsibilities
Policy Development

Risk Management

Security and Safety Management

Crisis and Incident Management

Commercial Insurance Management


Skills & Abilities


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