Canadian Skin Patient Alliance
Jun 24, 2019Full time
Job Posting: The Canadian Skin Patient Alliance is currently seeking an Executive Director. This is an exciting opportunity for a strong visionary leader to continue to build a small, dynamic, national health organization located in the nation’s capital. Job Summary: The Canadian Skin Patient Alliance (CSPA) ( http://www.canadianskin.ca/en/ ) is seeking an Executive Director with exceptional leadership skills and a passion for working with patients. Reporting to the CSPA Board of Directors, the Executive Director is charged with strategic, financial and operational leadership of the organization, and acts as a leader within the patient engagement community. The successful candidate will act as the Executive Director for both the CSPA and its partner the Canadian Association of Psoriasis Patients ( http://www.canadianpsoriasis.ca/index.php/en/ .) The Executive Director is administratively accountable to the CSPA Board of Directors but works for both organizations as clarified in a funding agreement between the two organizations. The successful candidate will bring strong knowledge of the national health sector. The Executive Director will have excellent leadership skills and demonstrated experience in provincial/federal government relations including advocacy work, fund development, partnership development and implementation of strategic priorities. Regular travel can be anticipated. An ability to communicate in both official languages is preferred. (See attached job description for more information.) Compensation is commensurate with qualifications and experience. Please respond in confidence by July 14th, 2019 to email@example.com . Please include a letter of interest and resume. References will be requested should you be selected to move forward to the interview stage. We thank all those who apply however you will only be contacted if invited for an interview.