Policy & Projects Coordinator | World Obesity Federation

Policy & Projects Coordinator

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World Obesity Federation
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Policy & Projects Coordinator 


The World Obesity Federation a mission-driven organisation and we are the only global organisation focused exclusively on obesity.

We are proud to represent our members and stakeholders in high-, medium- and low-income countries, including experts, advocates, patients, and practitioners. We are a lead partner to global agencies on obesity, including the World Health Organization (WHO) – with which we have formal consultative status, approved by the World Health Assembly. This enables World Obesity to align members to drive and support obesity-related targets within the United Nations (UN) system. Our reach includes member organizations in more than 60 countries, SCOPE training for healthcare professionals across the globe, the Global Obesity Observatory with over 1 million visits per year, and World Obesity Day, our flagship event on March 4 to bring together all stakeholders in obesity from every part of the world. The World Obesity Federation takes a holistic view of obesity from cause and prevention to treatment.


About You

The Policy & Projects Coordinator role is a vital part of the policy team, working closely with the Director of Policy to deliver on World Obesity’s policy priorities, and to provide project management of a number of grant-funded projects. World Obesity is a small and dynamic team, and the successful candidate will work closely with colleagues in communications, events, science, and education to deliver the organisation’s strategy.

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Application Requirements

**Incomplete applications will be automatically disqualified, so please submit ALL required items at the time of your application.**

Please submit:

  • A one-page cover letter
  • Your CV
  • Contact details of two referees

Please email your full application package hbudd@worldobesity.org with the subject "Policy & Projects Coordinator".

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