AABB is an international, not-for-profit association representing individuals and institutions involved in the fields of transfusion medicine and cellular therapies. The association is committed to improving health through the development and delivery of standards, accreditation and educational programs that focus on optimizing patient and donor care and safety. Our membership includes physicians, nurses, scientists, researchers, administrators, medical technologists and other health care providers located in more than 80 countries worldwide.
AABB is looking for an experienced professional who will provide support to the Association’s standards-setting programs by coordinating relevant standards-setting processes including managing international accreditation activities as needed, provide consultative assistance and information about standards-setting to members and staff, and oversee and provide guidance to committee members in the fulfillment of association-wide goals and objectives.
This is a great opportunity if you are:
A highly dedicated professional who is organized and driven by new challenges.
A team player who believes in providing best in class service.
Looking for a work environment that values and promotes teamwork and collaboration.
About the Role
Accountable for assisting committees and ensuring that committee work adheres to established charges. Perform primary staff liaison responsibilities for committees and monitor status of all committee work and oversees proper distribution of correspondence.
Create and maintain Standards clarifications library (paper and electronic). Manage response system for Standards questions.
Support creation and review of standards publications (i.e. Standards, preface, and glossary) and all information pieces related to Standards (guidance, correspondence, articles, slide presentations, and content of educational programs as needed). Collaborate with other departments and external stakeholders as appropriate.
Assist Accreditation Department in managing accreditation of institutions, particularly as related to requests for variance.
Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.
College degree preferred or commensurate experience in lieu of degree.
Our ideal candidate will have a passion for organizing information and will possess exceptional attention to detail. He/she will also have enthusiasm, be strongly self-motivated, and take great pride in quality of work. The position requires discretion, judgment, tact, and poise.
You have experience with and comfort in working in a fast paced, team-oriented environment with high expectations.
You have the ability to produce consistently high-quality work, independently and with minimal errors. You are a quick thinker, can effectively solve problems, and determine priorities under the pressure of deadlines.
You love taking on difficult challenges and finding creative solutions. You stay focused and get results.
You communicate clearly. You write well. You speak eloquently.
You think on your feet. You like learning new things, and you can learn quickly. When things change, you know how to roll with the punches.
You pay attention to the details.
You are motivated and driven. You enjoy working on teams. You want to make a difference.
Why Should you Apply?
We recognize and reward our most valuable asset—our team—with a generous leave and benefits package, and excellent educational and professional development opportunities.
Apply with your cover letter and resume.
AABB is an equal opportunity employer. EEO/AAP
No phone calls please.
AABB is the international association of blood banks, including hospital and community blood centers, transfusion and transplantation services and individuals involved in activities related to transfusion and transplantation medicine.More than 2,000 institutions (community and hospital blood banks, hospital transfusion services and laboratories) and 11,000 individuals are members of the AABB, including physicians, scientists, administrators, medical technologists, blood donor recruiters and public relations personnel. Members are located in all 50 states and more than 80 foreign countries.