Commission on Accrediation of Athletic Training Education
March 30, 2018
Competitive and commensurate w
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
The Executive Director serves as the Chief Executive Officer of the organization and is responsible for the consistent achievement of the organization's mission and strategic objectives. The Executive Director works to implement the vision, strategic plan and other activities of a volunteer board and committees by ensuring effective communication, managing resources and daily business operations, providing financial oversight, leading a full-time staff currently working in a virtual office environment, and representing the Commission to internal and external audiences. The position involves frequent paid travel and public speaking, but will not require relocation.
Bachelors’ degree or higher
Previous association executive experience at the level of Executive Director or Assistant/Associate Director (organization’s number two executive)
Five years administrative experience
Demonstrated record of association executive experience related to:
Leadership, management, problem solving, and strategic plan implementation
Attention to detail, initiative, and strong organizational skills
Customer service orientation
Budgeting, contracts, financial stewardship, and vendor relations
Human resources, staff management and development
Written, oral, public speaking and electronic communication
Board and volunteer relations
Certified Association Executive credential (CAE), or attainment of this credential shortly after employment
Association management experience in educational accreditation and/or healthcare
Managing and leading staff in a virtual office environment
Outsourcing of specific business operations to a professional employment organization (PEO), or similar
Candidates should electronically submit a letter of interest, resume and list of three professional references to Dr. LesLee Taylor, CAATE President, firstname.lastname@example.org. Screening of candidates will begin immediately and continue until the position is filled.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About Commission on Accrediation of Athletic Training Education
Founded in 2006, the CAATE is a 501(c)(3) non-profit specialized accreditor serving over 400 professional degree, post-professional degree and post-professional residency programs as the sole accreditor for Athletic Training education. Athletic training encompasses the prevention, examination, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of emergent, acute or chronic injuries and medical conditions. Athletic training is recognized by the American Medical Association (AMA), Health Resources Services Administration (HRSA) and the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as an allied health care profession. The CAATE is recognized as a higher education accrediting body by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).