The Pennsylvania Optometric Association (POA) is searching for an Executive Director who exhibits excellence in organizational management, strategic thinking, and relationship building. The POA represents the interests of over 1,200 optometrists across the state of Pennsylvania. Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Executive Director has overall responsibility for the execution of our strategic plan with emphasis on membership development and retention, legislation and insurance/third party related issues.
Candidates should possess proven leadership in some or all of the following areas: membership development, finance, legislation, third party and non-dues revenue income. The candidate should also possess the ability to manage staff, work with our volunteer structure, set and achieve strategic objectives, and manage a budget. Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science degree with MPH, MBA, MPA, OD or JD preferred. Management experience in not-for-profit association administration, government relations, health services, public administration, or closely related area. Small business experience and/or experience in legislative and regulatory environment with emphasis on health policy and insurance issues is a plus. Availability for travel and required after-hours work including weekends. Salary and benefits will be commensurate with experience.
Please send cover letter, resume and references to Kelsey Rodkey at firstname.lastname@example.org by August 8, 2016.