To operate effectively as a member-driven trade association, NACDS recognizes clearly that its staff team shines as its greatest resource. NACDS periodically recruits qualified candidates for various positions. Available opportunities are listed below. If nothing is listed, please check back. NACDS accepts applications only for specific, advertised positions.
NACDS is a great place towork. The Association’s headquarters office is located in Alexandria, VA, and it is relocating in Fall 2012 to Arlington, VA. NACDS offers full-time, regular employees a comprehensive benefits package, including health insurance, generous leave programs, and a 401(k) plan, among other offerings.
NACDS promotes a culture of transparency, accountability, collective responsibility, focus, communications, member-centricity, cross-functional teamwork, trust, adaptability, energy, excellence of execution and measured results.
In addition, the NACDS Foundation offers summer internship and executive residency programs, among other programs of interest to pharmacy students.
Learn more and consider applying for the following open positions at NACDS and the NACDS Foundation:
January 29, 2014
Staff Accountant – Arlington-based trade association seeks detail-oriented accountant to join Finance & Accounting team. Position’s primary responsibility is corporate and subsidiaries accounts receivable and cash receipts; position also responsible for various general ledger functions, fixed assets and bank reconciliations. Position requires knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles; process member payments; reconciliation and analysis; month/year-end activities; filing. Minimum two years public and/or non-profit accounting experience; BS Accounting preferred; strong accounting system software skills (preferably Epicor), proven proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel, Association Management Software a plus (preferably Personify); strong customer service and communication skills; ability to work well as part of a team; ability meet deadlines with accuracy. Competitive benefits, including transit subsidy. Submit resume and cover letter with salary requirement to NACDS at firstname.lastname@example.org.
September 18, 2013
NACDS Elective Rotation in Association Management – NACDS offers an exciting opportunity for pharmacy students to enhance their understanding of community pharmacy practice and the issues impacting the chain drug industry through an elective rotation in association management. The Advanced Pharmacy Practice Experience (APPE) rotation student will be able to see firsthand the day-to-day operations of a national pharmacy association. This opportunity will give the student the ability to develop their written and verbal communication skills, participate in events to promote the profession of pharmacy, and enhance pharmacy’s role in new and innovative patient-centered care models. In addition, the student also may have the opportunity to work with the association’s related charitable Foundation on patient-focused research projects.