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OPA Executive Fellowship in Leadership and Association Management


Duration: 12 months (July 1 - June 30)
Number of Positions: 1
Application Deadline: January 31
Starting Date: July 1
Estimated Stipend: $45,000
Interview Required: Yes

The Ohio Pharmacists Association Executive Fellowship in Leadership and Association Management is a postgraduate training program conducted at the Ohio Pharmacists Association headquarters under the direction of the staff of OPA. The fellowship is an excellent experience for those interested in learning all areas that are critical to any successful nonprofit organization and in developing leadership skills. The fellow will be trained in association management and governance, advocacy for the profession, leadership, membership development, professional affairs, continuing education development, communications, publication production, media relations, and event coordination.  

The Purpose of the Executive Fellowship:

The fellow will attend state and national pharmacy meetings and be given flexibility to tailor the experience to his or her interest to ensure passion behind the work that is accomplished.

Applicant Qualifications:

            B.S. or B.A. degree from a U.S. accredited institution. Preference will be given to those with association management, business, pharmacy or BSPS degree. Good communication and presentation skills; and basic knowledge of Microsoft Office products required.

Fringe Benefits:

Selection of the Applicant

Applicants should submit their application packet via email by 5:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time) on January 31. Applicants will be notified within two business days once completed application is received and may be invited for an interview. Incomplete applications will not be considered. Selection of the applicant shall be the responsibility of the executive staff of the Ohio Pharmacists Association. 


A complete application includes:

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