Seeking a resourceful and personable person to provide oversight for chapter services and consultative outreach to chapters and districts on related organizational, leadership and management issues; represent chapters and districts to the internal organization as well as outside organizations/agencies; and manage chapter programs and staff the Chapter Executive Directors Steering Committee and related activities.
Some duties include:
Provide consultation to chapters on matters relating to financial and human resource management, governance, communications and strategic planning.
Assess chapters’ operational needs for association management services by surveying chapter leaders, analyzing the data, and presenting the results.
Conduct chapter outreach visits to assess chapters’ organizational effectiveness and make strategic recommendations to chapter leadership.
Facilitate focus groups with AAP members at selected chapter meetings and the NCE and conduct interviews with chapter officers and staff to measure effectiveness of chapter services and determine new resource needs.
Create publications/toolkits/webinars for AAP chapters on a variety of association management topics, as identified and needed by the chapters.
Supervise assigned staff.
Oversee the chapter communications system, including staff Intranet portal, weekly Chapter Leaders Link e-newsletter, and the Chapters and District Collaboration site.
Qualified candidates will possess:
Bachelor’s degree in business, health or public administration, communications, non-profit management or related field required. Master’s degree and/or CAE designation preferred.
Four to five year’s related program management experience required, including budget management, focus group facilitation, and the development and dissemination of communications through various platforms.
Experience with social media platforms, using collaboration worksites (i.e., SharePoint) and working in a health related or association environment preferred.
Travel and weekend work required.
To learn more about the organization, see a full job description, and/or apply for the position, please visit https://www.aap.org/employment.
The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) and its member pediatricians dedicate their efforts and resources to the health, safety and well-being of infants, children, adolescents and young adults. The AAP has approximately 66,000 members in the United States, Canada and Latin America. Members include pediatricians, pediatric medical subspecialists and pediatric surgical specialists. More than 34,000 members are board-certified and called Fellows of the American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP).