Kentucky Blood Center, located in Lexington, Kentucky, seeks a dynamic, proactive professional to direct the activities of the Blood Collections departments to accomplish collection goals. Responsibilities will include the development of short- and long-term plans; budget preparation and monitoring; and oversight of employee training, processes, and procedures in compliance with equipment manufacturer, FDA, AABB and EU guidelines/regulations. The position has oversight of employees at multiple locations throughout Kentucky, in addition to mobile blood drive operations across the state.
Qualified applicants must have a minimum of a four-year degree, Registered Nurse (RN), with a minimum of five years management experience. Must have a working knowledge of industry regulations including FDA, AABB, and EU.
Must be proficient with MS Office, Outlook and Adobe with the ability to navigate web-based applications and other internal systems. Should possess proven data analysis skills and be highly organized, reliable, and have outstanding interpersonal skills. Strong written and oral communication skills, a do-what-it-takes work ethic, and a team player attitude are required. All resumes must contain a cover letter. Candidates must either currently reside, or be willing to relocate, to the Central KY area (within 1 hour of the Lexington headquarters). Relocation provided, where applicable.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Additional Salary Information: Benefits: Health/Dental/Vision/Life/Short Term Disability/Long Term Disability/Cancer Insurance/Accident Insurance/Flexible Spending Accounts/Health Savings Accounts/Paid Time Off/Paid Holidays/Employee Assistance Program/Retirement Savings Plan
Holidays/Employee Assistance Program/Retirement Savings Plan
About Kentucky Blood Center
Kentucky Blood Center (KBC) is a community-based nonprofit organization providing life-saving blood products to Kentucky hospitals since 1968. We strive to ensure every hospital we serve has access to a safe and abundant blood supply. KBC is the largest FDA licensed nonprofit blood bank headquartered in the Commonwealth of Kentucky and relies on volunteer blood donors to provide 400 pints of blood per day to meet area patients’ needs.