Are you interested in leading MedPLUS?Position Summary:MedPLUS Connect was founded in 2008 by three University of North Carolina students. As a new and rapidly developing organization, we are looking for an ambitious, passionate and self-motivated individual to lead our team as the 2012-2013 Executive Director. This position will be supported by a group of volunteers and interns, an In-Country Director based in Ghana, and a highly dedicated Board of Directors. The Executive Director will be responsible for leading all aspects of MedPLUS Connect, from meeting with our partners in Ghana, to grant writing, coordination of medical supply shipments, and daily administrative tasks. The incoming Executive Director will participate in an in-depth orientation in the summer of 2012 to be introduced to and become comfortable with our partners in Ghana and the operations of MedPLUS Connect. Although our modest budget limits the amount of financial compensation provided, the experience, opportunity for leadership, and ability to directly impact thousands of lives are the true rewards of this position. This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals looking to start a career in public health or gain global health experience before medical or graduate school.
To Apply: Please email a resume and a cover letter that explains your interest and qualifications for the position and includes contact information for two references to firstname.lastname@example.org soon as possible. In the body of the email, please indicate where you learned about this job opportunity. Interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis and the final deadline for email submissions is March 2, 2012. We will confirm your submission.
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