Chief Executive Officer | American Academy of Nursing
Association Strategies, Inc.
June 27, 2018
Full Time - Experienced
Search underway for the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the American Academy of Nursing located in Washington, DC with 10 staff and an operating budget of $4.1 million. This 501(c)(3) professional organization of 2,500 members, known as fellows, are nursing's most accomplished leaders in education management, practice and research. The Academy’s mission is to Serve the public and the nursing profession by advancing health policy, practice and science through organizational excellence and effective nursing leadership.
The CEO is the organizational leader that is responsible for facilitating all aspects of the Academy’s mission. This leader works with the Academy Officers, Board of Directors, Staff and Fellows to position the Academy as a leader in health care. The CEO has primary management and leadership responsibility for all functions of the Academy and for enhancing the internal organization processes and infrastructure to position the Academy for the future.
The Academy is an equal opportunity employer committed to inclusive hiring and dedicated to diversity.
The successful candidate for CEO of the Academy will have strategic planning expertise and experience in creating a strong vision for an organization. He/she will have expertise in generating and diversifying revenue sources through grants, products, and/or services and be able to demonstrate superior abilities in providing effective staff management, development, and team-building. The position requires an individual who demonstrates a collaborative leadership style with highly effective interpersonal skills, and the ability to be an effective listener and relationship builder who is adept at motivating and inspiring others. The candidate for CEO must have integrity and self-confidence, and be pragmatic, resourceful, and personable. The ideal candidate would a distinguished executive (graduate degree required, and a terminal degree such as an MD, PhD, DrPH, JD, ScD or equivalent is preferred), with extensive experience in nursing and heath care for a major administrative role in a national or international health care organization. A CAE is considered a plus.
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About Association Strategies, Inc.
Association Strategies Inc. provides comprehensive executive search and transition management services uniquely tailored to the needs of non-profit organizations.
We primarily recruit for chief executive officers or executive directors, but also conduct searches for senior staff positions. Generally most positions for which we recruit require 7-10 years of previous senior-level experience.