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.


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 Please include "Strategic Alliances Associate Director" in the subject line. PTCB is an Equal Opportunity Employer.