Chief Executive Officer

Doctors of BC, Vancouver BC

Closing Date  Sept.3, 2022 Location Vancouver, BC Work Type  -Permanent 
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Job Description

 Doctors of BC is a voluntary association of more than 14,000 physicians, residents and medical students in British Columbia.Their vision is to promote a social, economic, and political climate in which members can provide the citizens of BC with the highest standard of health care, while achieving maximum professional satisfaction and fair economic reward.

Doctors of BC seeks a strategic, collaborative, and transformational Chief Executive Officer, skilled in empowering high-performing teams and in driving organizational success. The CEO will leverage strategic thinking and the power of relationships to listen to the voice of physicians and to carry out the mandate of the Board within the organization and the healthcare sector. With a member-first approach, the CEO provides value to the member community using interpersonal, business and leadership skills.

Reporting to the Board of Directors, the Chief Executive Officer will have overall oversight and accountability for the success of the organization and the Executive Leadership in achieving its mandate in service to our members. The CEO will foster and lead Doctors of BC to strengthen and build relationships with the Board of Directors, members, and all other stakeholders. The CEO is responsible for supporting the Association and accountable for increasing credibility, improving member satisfaction, and delivering quality service. The CEO will focus on working with the Board, to understand the needs of our members, to understand future trends and how they will impact the profession and help ready Doctors of BC to face those challenges.   

An experienced and accomplished senior leader with a track record of leading change and effecting strategy across an organization and profession. This experience could have been gained in a health service delivery organization, professional association or other organizations ideally committed to the well-being of people across society.

The ideal candidate will bring a proven track record of success in a senior strategic leadership role. An experienced and accomplished senior leader who has created, led, and implemented strategy and change across the organization. Knowledge of BC’s primary health care system including an understanding of health regions and acute and community-based services would be an asset. This transformational and empowering leader of people will rally staff and partners in setting and articulate a vision and charting the course for the future of Doctors of BC. The CEO will be a strategic thinker, a skilled influencer and a confident team builder with experience engaging with diverse and active stakeholders. 

This is an opportunity to make an impact at a system level and is ideally suited to a strategic, accountable and collaborative leader with an outstanding record of propelling organizations forward.

This position is based in Vancouver, BC.

Doctors of BC acknowledges that our organization is located on the traditional, ancestral, and unceded territories of the Coast Salish peoples, including the Musqueam, Squamish, and Tsleil-Waututh Nations, whose strong relationship with their territories continues today. Our employees, who are located throughout BC, work and live on many different Indigenous territories throughout the province.

Acknowledging that we are on the traditional territories of First Nations communities is an expression of cultural humility and involves recognizing our duty and desire to support the provision of culturally safe care to First Nations, Inuit, and Métis people in BC.

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We thank all applicants for their interest in this position.  Please note that we will only be in contact with those individuals moving forward with our client