The New Brunswick Pharmacists’ Association, a membership-based organization representing the interests of over 830 pharmacists in New Brunswick, is seeking an experienced, senior-level professional as its Executive Director.
In this key role, you will report to the Board of Directors and be responsible for all day-to-day operations of the Association.
You will maintain a strong connection with the provincial government to ensure effective relationships exist and that regulators understand the interests of all pharmacists.
Operationally, you will oversee member services, public affairs, media relations, government relations, finances, human resources, and administration. You will also play a strong advocacy role, promoting the interests of all members and the pharmacy profession in general.
What qualities are needed as Executive Director?
As the ideal candidate, you are a collaborative professional leader with a solid understanding of association management. A strategic thinker and visionary, you have a comprehension of governance processes and possess an interpersonal style that encourages cooperation among stakeholders.
Adept at government relations, you are an excellent communicator and consensus builder and can motivate people to meet challenging objectives. Ideally, you have knowledge of issues within the health care sector and possess relevant academic and professional qualifications.
Operationally, you must be a skillful administrator who can deliver in the day-to-day operations of the organization including member services, human resources, finances, public affairs, and administration. You also have a thorough understanding of governance processes and enjoy working with elected bodies.
This position is based in Fredericton. The ability to work in French and English is required.
If you are interested in this challenging opportunity, please forward your resume and a thoughtful cover letter explaining why you are qualified for this role and, as Executive Director, how you could contribute to the success of the organization. Submissions can be emailed to Gerald Walsh Associates Inc. at email@example.com, quoting project number 1821 in the subject line.
We encourage applications from all qualified candidates including Aboriginal/Indigenous persons, members of visible minorities, persons with disabilities, and women.