The Pennsylvania Pharmacy Association, the voice for pharmacy in Pennsylvania, representing all pharmacy practice settings, seeks to hire our next Chief Executive Officer, who will be responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic plans of PPA a 501(c) organization. This person will be expected to manage a professional organization of more than 2,400 members and promote the practice and profession of pharmacy. PPA’s CEO reports and is accountable to a volunteer Board of Directors directly elected by the membership. PPA has three affiliated entities, the PPA Educational Foundation, the Pennsylvania Pharmacists Care Network, and a political action committee, PharmPAC.
Key priorities include:
Implements strategies, mission, goals, and objectives of PPA
Supports operations and administration of the PPA office and Board of Directors
Assures that prudent management of finances is within the approved budget and in accordance with all federal/state laws and regulations
Effectively manages the human resources of the association according to personnel policies and procedures of the association in accordance with federal/state laws and regulations
Consistently presents a strong, positive image of its members and represents PPA in state, county and national meetings
Facilitates financial support for all educational programs for the Association
Continuing membership growth
Experience and Qualifications:
Bachelor of Science in business administration, pharmacy, or health care-related degree. A pharmacy degree is preferred.
Minimum of three years of leadership experience in a professional association or the practice of pharmacy is required
Knowledge of state and federal laws affecting the delivery of health care and pertinent to pharmacy is required
Active lobbying experiences is essential and employee must become a PA registered lobbyist
Evidence of implementation of programs and policies is mandatory
Fundraising and grant process experience is required
Budget preparation, monitoring, and management experience is required
Supervising and Management experience is required
Minimum of five years of heath care experience is preferred
Certified Association Executive (CAE) encouraged
Additional Salary Information: Salary commensurate with experience. Please submit salary expectations with letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
About Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association
Pennsylvania pharmacists will be recognized, engaged, and fairly compensated as health-care providers.
The Pennsylvania Pharmacists Association, as the leading voice of pharmacy, promotes the profession through advocacy, education, and communication to enhance patient care and public health.?
Who We Are:
We are pharmacists, student pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, and friends across all practice settings, who work together to advance the profession and deliver the best possible care for patients across the Commonwealth.