The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) is seeking a Director of Strategic Initiatives to join its high-performing team. This position is an independent contractor and will be located remotely from the AAVMC office in Washington, DC.
The ideal Director of Strategic Initiatives will have extensive experience at a senior executive level in the veterinary medical profession, academia, or related industries; excellent organizational and planning skills; the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously; and outstanding written and oral communication skills.
Apply for this position by the close of business February 15, 2019. No phone calls, please.
Summary of Primary Responsibilities
Reports to the Chief Executive Officer
the Provides consultation and assists with administrative support for fundraising and development activities
Manages programs and projects at the direction of Senior Program Directors in academic and research affairs, admissions and recruitment, diversity and inclusion, and data analysis
Summary of Qualifications
Advanced degree (professional, master or doctoral) in veterinary medicine, business administration or related disciplines required
10-15 years of experience in veterinary medicine, veterinary medical academia, or related industries required
High level of independence and organizational skills required
Strong creative and problem-solving skills required
Excellent oral and written communication skills required
The Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) is a non-profit membership organization working to protect and improve the health and welfare of animals, people and the environment by advancing academic veterinary medicine.