Chief Operating Officer
Fulltime opportunity, based in Albany, New York for a new position that supports the CEO in developing and implementing strategic priorities and policies, and providing leadership and direction to the staff. Candidates must have the ability to develop a strong, cohesive leadership team and manage the day-to-day operations.
- BA/BS in management, maternity and child services, or related field; masters preferred.
- 5 years+ in a senior management role leading a diverse team including telecommuters.
- non-profit experience, preferably with a fee-for-services financial structure.
- experience presenting to and working with boards of directors and the media.
Fulltime opportunity to lead the Clinical Department, which oversees the clinical aspects of the BFHI and maintains the Guidelines and Evaluation Criteria.
This position develops and implements policies, standardized documents, and supervises Review Specialists (RNs) feedback to hospitals that are in the 4-D Pathway as they work towards designation. The Clinical Director is part of the BFUSA management team.
Qualifications include BSN with 5 years+ in RN management, IBCLC preference, and experience managing small team of direct reports who work remotely.
RN with 40 hours+ credit in breastfeeding & lactation mgt.; IBCLC preferred. Travel to birthing hospitals/facilities in U.S. to conduct onsite assessments as part of a 2-person team. Prepare written report upon completion of assessment. Paid travel & expenses.
Contact HR@babyfriendlyusa.org to learn more about joining our growing team.