Strategic Alliances Associate Director

About the Organization

The Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) is a 501(c)6 nonprofit organization with headquarters in Washington DC. PTCB develops, maintains, and administers a nationally accredited certification program for pharmacy technicians and has certified over 550,000 pharmacy technicians since its inception in 1995.

About the Job

PTCB seeks a dynamic individual to assist with establishing new, and maintaining existing, relationships to increase understanding and acceptance of PTCB’s mission and initiatives. This can include a high degree of interaction with State Boards of Pharmacy, state associations (pharmacist and technician), and employers and educators of pharmacy technicians. The role will also include a significant amount of writing and presenting to stakeholders, planning, execution, and inter-departmental interaction to further PTCB's role as the national standard for technician certification.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Identify, cultivate, and sustain relationships with key partners and stakeholders.
  • Build and foster strong relationships with existing partners to maximize value for the partner and PTCB.
  • Travel to and participate in appropriate meetings of state associations, pharmacy industry and other stakeholders.
  • Monitor pharmacy technician regulations, education/training programs, and trends through attending state and national meetings, building industry relationships, and other relevant means.
  • Assess and communicate potential regulatory risks and propose mitigation strategies.
  • Create customized proposals and presentations for various state, national, and internal meetings.
  • Participate in the development of new PTCB products and enhancement of existing products, programs, and services for stakeholders.
  • Create and standardize materials and infrastructure to support the department.
  • Help identify customer needs through relationship-building and convey information about those needs to appropriate PTCB departments.
  • Provide assistance as an inter-departmental liaison to ensure high-levels of customer satisfaction and demonstrate efficient knowledge transfer among peers.
  • Maintain contact database with up-to-date information of PTCB partners.

Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Degree in pharmacy (BS Pharm or PharmD)
  • Minimum 3 years experience in pharmacy or health care-related environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Broad knowledge of pharmacy and the work of technicians
  • Knowledge of pharmacy and health care regulatory environment
  • Outstanding history of client management and interpersonal skills
  • Previous supervisory experience
  • Excellent writing, public speaking, and presentation skills
  • Strong PC skills with proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint (or equivalent)

Application Instructions

Email resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to hr@ptcb.org. Please include "Strategic Alliances Associate Director" in the subject line. PTCB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.