At the end of every year, Global Health Council (GHC) convenes a cross-section of stakeholders from across the community. The purpose of the event is to assess current trends in global health advocacy and explore our collective call to action for policymakers in the U.S. and abroad. The symposium is intended to identify key inroads and recommendations for ongoing global health advocacy campaigns. Attendees represent a cross-section of organizations and sectors from around the U.S. and the world.
GHC seeks a program consultant to support this full-day annual event, will take place December 6, 2019 in Washington, DC.
The following are key responsibilities:
Work with GHC staff and advisory council members to develop an agenda and identify speakers.
Structure a series of interactive dialogues (i.e. program) and run of show for the day-long forum.
Develop communications content featuring sessions and speakers for external dissemination.
Lead outreach to event speakers and serve as primary contact person for panelists or presenters.
Deliver a final report on key takeaways.
Regular advisory committee calls to gather and synthesize feedback for program content
Drafts of detailed event agenda and structure, including speaker names or affiliations and panel descriptions as well as timing and logistics of sessions (i.e. run of show)
Communication with speakers and moderators to collect key program information (i.e. bios, headshots, quotes, etc.) and provide them with appropriate event preparation (i.e. speaker logistics, panel coordination calls, etc.)
Communications content for event promotion, based on agenda, session content, and speakers
Official event notes and summary report with actionable recommendations
We expect this work to be executed between August 20 and December 20, 2019. Compensation will be based on the timing and quality of deliverables provided, as aligned with expectations outlined above.
Additional Salary Information: Compensation will be based on the timing and quality of deliverables provided, as aligned with expectations outlined above.
Internal Number: 1262019
About Global Health Council
Established in 1972, Global Health Council (GHC) is the leading membership organization supporting and connecting advocates, implementers, and stakeholders around global health priorities. GHC represents the collaborative voice of the community on key issues; we convene stakeholders around key priorities and actively engage with decision makers to influence global health policy. Learn more at www.globalhealth.org.