This position offers a competitive package based on the successful candidate's background and qualifications.
The Decentralized Trials and Research Alliance (DTRA) seeks a mission-driven and experienced nonprofit business leader. Reporting to the CEO, the Executive Director role is remotely based and has overall management responsibility for growing a highly successful, community-impacting organization in the Life Sciences.
This full-time permanent leadership position is for immediate hire and is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic plan of the organization. This position requires a dynamic, mission-driven leader who is passionate about leading hands-on operations, fostering growth, as well as overseeing member volunteer-led programs.
Deliver on goals, objectives, and operational plans already developed and evolve these in collaboration with the CEO, staff, and other leaders
Prepare for the Leadership Council and Board of Directors meetings
Lead in organizing and coordinating an annual meeting (alongside an in-place meeting planner)
Oversee the day-to-day operations of the organization and ensure its overall successful long-term operations
Assure that the organization makes consistent and timely progress in achieving its mission and target programmatic impact
Provide leadership in developing program, organizational, and financial plans, and execute on the policies authorized by the CEO
Plan, actively manage, and oversee the organization’s operations, programs, fundraising, and operations while ensuring the organization’s financial sustainability
Oversee and report on the organization’s results to the CEO
Lead, manage, and guide the organization to attain continued growth, success, and optimal mission impact for organization-led programs and member volunteer-led initiatives
Report performance and financial activities to the CEO
Provide thoughtful executive leadership that is inclusive, transparent, and empowering in a manner that supports and guides the organization’s mission as defined by the CEO
Organize, prepare for and present at all Board meetings
Effectively represent the organization externally
Organize, motivate, and mentor internal team member
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Ideally, MPA or Bachelor’s Degree and CAE Certification
Previous non-profit management experience in an operational environment
5 or more years management or supervisory experience
Outstanding communication skills and ability to work well with leaders,staff, media and the community
The DTRA will enable collaboration of stakeholders to accelerate the adoption of patient-focused, decentralized clinical trials and research within life sciences and healthcare through education and research.
Research participation made accessible to everyone. Enabled by the consistent, widespread adoption of appropriate decentralized research methods.