The American Veterinary Medicine Association (AVMA), a national not-for-profit organization representing over 89,000 veterinarians working in private and corporate practice, government, industry, academia, and uniformed services, is seeking a Director for our Membership & Field Services Division (M&FS) in our Products & Services Strategic Business Unit (SBU).
Reporting directly to the Chief Products & Services Officer, this key position directs the overall planning, coordination, and supervision of the M&FS Division and maintains and develops association policies and programs for key membership programs including: member recruitment and retention; member communications; annual dues invoicing and collection; student association support and student chapter relations; affinity programs; veterinary career center and professional development. They will work closely with AVMA staff, volunteer leadership, and governance entities to ensure that all M&FS operations and activities are in line with the strategic objectives of the AVMA to maximize effectiveness for the association and its members. The Director also works collaboratively with the SBU to research and develop products and services designed to enhance member value and grow AVMA market share in all segments of the profession.
Headquartered in Schaumburg, Illinois, with a Governmental Relations Office in Washington, D.C., the AVMA is structured to work for its members, and acts as a collective voice for its membership and for the profession and provides a number of benefits to its members, including information resources, state and federal advocacy, opportunities to address issues and affect policy that govern the profession and practice of veterinary medicine, continuing education opportunities, quality publications, and discounts on personal and professional products, programs and services. The work of AVMA is carried out by a staff of over 150. The organization is governed by an 18-member Board of Directors and has a $30M+ annual operating budget. For more information, visit https://www.avma.org/AVMAcareers .
This search is being conducted by the Pursell Group. To apply, please forward your resume electronically with cover letter in confidence to: Stacy Pursell, firstname.lastname@example.org; phone: 918-298-7025.