Executive Director, Specialty Society Management Services
Pennsylvania Medical Society
February 6, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Direct and coordinate the Society’s activities in the Specialty Society Management Services Division. Oversee the Specialty Society Management Department which provides contracted management services to 30+ state and national association clients. Provide overall direction to assure that the efforts of the department and staff are driven by the Society’s strategic plan and are advancing that plan. Serve as the Society’s expert on issues pertaining to the Society’s Specialty Leadership Cabinet to enhance the productive working relationship with specialty organizations. Foster strategic connections and partnerships between PAMED and state and national medical specialty groups.
Bachelor’s Degree with 10 years’ experience in Association Management, CAE preferred;
Big Picture thinking and ability to gain buy-in;
Client recruitment and development experience;
Financial acumen required with proven track record of leading an association with a profit;
Decisive and able to problem-solve
Excellent communication skills with the ability to be diplomatic, yet direct;
Project management, change management, and supervisory skills;
Proven ability to build relationships with clients and internal/external constituencies
Additional Salary Information: A comprehensive salary, commensurate with experience, and benefits package is offered.
About Pennsylvania Medical Society
We are a non-profit statewide professional association providing representation and advocacy for physicians. We have 73 employees. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package including health, dental, vision, and voluntary life; 401(k) with 5% match and 5% profit-sharing; disability and life insurance; 11 paid holdiays; PTO and sick leave. These are just some of our many company benefits.
Our Specialty Society Management Services (SSMS) Department within PAMED assists 30 clients in managing day-to-day operations cost effectively which allows Leadership and key decision makers to focus on the big picture, such as member value and strategic direction.
We offer a complete package of professional services — executive advice, fiscal management, administrative support, meeting management, member recruitment and retention, marketing and communications, as well as website and technology support.
Each client benefits from the expertise of a dedicated staff team comprised of an executive director, meeting manager, assistant executive, and member service specialist.
SSMS has a 50 year service history managing medical associations.