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Career Category: Biotech, Conference, Management
Posted Date: 2004-01-19
Location: Vancouver
Our client, a young, dynamic and rapidly growing company providing society management and conference planning services to its clientele of national and international non-profit medical and scientific organizations, is looking for a junior lawyer to fill an immediate opening for one of its Executive Director positions.
The Executive Director's responsibilities involve overseeing the daily activities of a significant client's Head Office, including coordinating and attending Executive Committee meetings, financial reporting and budgeting, liasing with and supporting sub-committees, administrative support for scientific conferences and meetings, implementation of all Executive decisions, coordinating society communications such as newsletters, websites, and correspondence, generally promoting and supporting the society's activities, working with fundraising initiatives and membership drives, managing database administration, and supervising accounting and administrative support staff.

Reporting directly to the Operations Manager of the management company, you will act on the instructions of the President and governing body of the society client.


You are the ideal candidate if you:

have a law degree
have 0-3 years legal experience
have experience in general management and/or administration in project or file management, finance, HR, marketing, communications or business
are a strong multi-tasker
are detail oriented
have superb communication, interpersonal and organizational skills
a background or interest in science/ biotechnology is an asset
fluency in both French and English is an asset

If this describes you, and you are interested in joining an organization that provides a competitive compensation package and excellent career opportunities, send us your details.



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