EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR/CHIEF STAFF EXECUTIVE
OKLAHOMA STATE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
The Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA), headquartered in Oklahoma City, is seeking an Executive Director to lead the statewide organization and its 501(C)-3 Foundation. Founded in 1906, the OSMA is a 501(C)-6 nonprofit member service organization dedicated to protecting the health of Oklahoma citizens and to improving the environment in which Oklahoma physicians practice medicine. With 4,000 physician and medical student members, OSMA is the major statewide association representing physicians and medical students across specialties and geographic location.
The OSMA provides physicians with a respected and effective voice with the Oklahoma Congressional delegation and at the State Legislature in Oklahoma City.
In addition to serving its members through public policy advocacy on the state and federal levels, the OSMA provides administrative and educational support, producing a rich and timely flow of news and information. The Association also offers member benefits that increase medical practice effectiveness and efficiency. The OSMA has long been recognized as one of the state's most prominent health care organizations. Please visit the OSMA website: www.okmed.org.
In addition, the OSMA Executive Director manages the OSMA Foundation. The Foundation is a not-for-profit entity organized exclusively for charitable, educational, and scientific purposes. The mission of the OSMA Foundation is to advance the public good by supporting education, improvement, and evaluation in the field of health.
The Executive Director (ED) is responsible for the leadership, management, and administration of the Oklahoma State Medical Association and its foundation, including its overall programmatic, financial, and organizational health. The ED is responsible for cultivating and nurturing relationships with existing members, growing new membership, promoting policy positions on behalf of its members, and overseeing the continued success of the organization. The ED provides strategic leadership to the organization, working closely with the Board, members, and staff to set strategic priorities and direction. The ED oversees the day to day running of OSMA and acts as the fiduciary of the Foundation.
The ideal candidate will have substantial senior leadership experience and experience with health policy and government, and will have graduated from an accredited institution of higher education with a bachelor's degree in a relevant field of study. A minimum of six years’ experience in association management is required and the certified association executive (CAE) designation is preferred. In addition, the ideal candidate will fit well into the organization’s high performing and collaborative culture with a very committed, long-term staff team.
To apply, please submit a current resume and three letters of recommendation no later than May 19, 2017 to: HR@okmed.org.
ABOUT THE OKLAHOMA STATE MEDICAL ASSOCIATION
The Oklahoma State Medical Association (OSMA), based in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma is seeking an Executive Director. OSMA is a statewide professional association comprised of 4,000 MD and DO physicians who provide the highest quality patient care throughout the State of Oklahoma.