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Working with the Foundation’s senior management team, the Director, Policy and Advocacy, is responsible for the development and implementation of the legislative/policy agenda, grassroots strategy and engagement, and related government relations functions of the Foundation.
AcademyHealth, the professional home for health services and policy researchers, is currently seeking a creative collaborator to manage and support all aspects of AcademyHealth’s volunteer-led Interest Groups (IGs). The Interest Groups Manager responsibilities include IG committee management comprised of member leaders, the development of member recruitment and engagement activities, coordination of in person meetings at AcademyHealth’s conferences, and the overall management of the Interest Groups program both internally and externally. This position is part of the membership team and will work across all teams at AcademyHealth, including communications, operations, conferences, and program specific teams.
The Sjögren's Syndrome Foundation (SSF), a national non-profit organization based in Bethesda, MD, is seeking a high-energy, skilled and passionate individual to manage and support volunteer led special event fundraisers throughout the country. This position is responsible for the overall management and coordination of all logistical aspects of select special event fundraisers including walkabouts, social events and additional awareness and third-party special events. The position will report to the Vice President of Fundraising and also work with the Chief Executive Officer.
The Fundraising Manager will develop and execute the individual giving fundraising strategy for maximum community engagement and income generation. The Fundraising Manager is responsible for developing a coordinated matrix of communication and solicitation strategies involving email, direct mail, phone/mail, and mid-tier cultivation, all focused on building a culture of philanthropy with RESOLVE’s constituents for new to mid-level individual donors ($1-$999). The successful Fundraising Manager will also grow a pipeline of donors for the Major Gifts Officer.
The Bilingual Health Educator is responsible for providing lupus information to inquiries received by telephone, letter, and email in both English and Spanish. Responsibilities also include recording inquiries into an online data management system, assisting in developing lupus-related health education/information materials, providing specialized information searches, supporting the chapters in training and development, and identifying emerging needs and trends.
The Hydrocephalus Association (HA) is a national, Bethesda, MD-based nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting a cure for hydrocephalus and improving the lives of those affected by this condition. Widely respected, HA is the leading provider of information and private research funding for hydrocephalus, a chronic condition affecting over a million people in the U.S. and characterized by an abnormal accumulation of fluid within the brain.
The Junior Accountant will, as a direct report to the Senior Accounting Manager, provide support to department activities with specific responsibility for the processing , recording, and reconciling of information with established policies; providing instructions, recommendations and/or accounting support to other personnel. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: prepare, record, and process accounts payable and cash disbursements. Prepare, record, and process accounts receivable, cash receipts, and invoicing. Collect and review monthly credit card reconciliation to ensure compliance with LFA corporate policy. Prepare monthly bank reconciliations, recurring journal entries, accounting schedules such as travel advance, other receivable accounts, and balance sheet accounts. Assist with the year-end financial audit, review of 1099 verifications, year-end preparation work, and maintain vendor W-9 file.
AcademyHealth, the professional home for health services and policy research, is currently seeking a Conferences Manager to join the conferences department. The department is a key part of a forward looking organization that takes pride in excellence and innovation. The Conferences Program Manager will work as part of a 6-person team in the planning and execution of programmatic aspects for AcademyHealth’s meetings and events. The organization convenes approximately 8 small to large conferences, meetings, and workshops, including our Annual Research Meeting (ARM), National Health Policy Conference (NHPC), and Health Policy Orientation. The incumbent will work collaboratively within and across all departments and will report to the Director of Conferences.
AcademyHealth, a leading national organization serving the fields of health services and policy research and the professionals who produce and use this important work, is currently seeking a Director of Membership. The director will be responsible for the recruitment, retention and engagement of members and affiliate organizations and will oversee the development of AcademyHealth’s Interest Groups and Student Chapters. This position reports to the Vice President of Learning and Membership Engagement.
The position is responsible for strategic oversight and implementation of digital media activities, including social media and the planning and content of the association’s website, as well as contributing to overall integrated communications strategy and activities for key segments of the association.