Contracts and Acquisition Practice Leader - NCMA
The role of Professional Practice Lead has been created to help further establish the National Contract Management Association (NCMA) as a thought leader in the contracting and acquisition practice. Communicating with our members and the greater contracting audience, you will create a community of practice for industry leaders to discuss emerging trends.
Working with leadership, you will monitor, forecast, explore, and write about a variety of topics relevant to the interests of NCMA members. Subjects could vary from artificial intelligence and robotic process automation to changing regulations. Through articles, social media posts, podcasts, blogs, survey report narratives, and other content, you will drive timely and engaging communication that supports our strategic plan and marketing goals while establishing NCMA products and services as the “gold standard” among members, customers, staff, volunteers, and the contracting community.
This is a highly visible role where you will be expected to get to know industry thought leaders and monitor media and publications to stay up to date with changes and challenges. Reporting to the chief professional development officer, you will ensure that our products, services, and training are relevant, of the highest quality, and responsive to the ever-evolving needs of our organization.
This is an exciting time to join our team; externally you will help guide NCMA forward for the next generation of contract management professionals while internally you will be seen as a go-to resource for how to best serve and communicate with our members.
The National Contract Management Association is the world’s leading professional resource for contract management professionals. With over 18,000 members in government and commercial industries, NCMA is dedicated to the professional growth and educational advancement of procurement and acquisition personnel worldwide. With five highly respected industry certifications and three highly successful conferences each year, NCMA strives to serve and inform the profession and offer opportunities for the open exchange of ideas in neutral forums.
With 30 talented employees, ample financial reserves, and revenues of over $7 million, NCMA is financially stable and growing. NCMA’s strength lies in our loyal and diverse base of membership representing the full spectrum of contract management professionals across government, industry, academia, and the nonprofit sector.
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To Apply for the Contracts and Acquisition Practice Leader position:
Use the "Apply" button on this page, or simply email your resume to Ellen Greenwood at firstname.lastname@example.org with “NCMA - Contracts and Acquisition Practice Leader #2019-2504 SA” as the subject of the email. Please include your resume as a Word or PDF attachment to the email and paste your cover letter in the body of your email.
Alternative Titles: communications, research, professional development.
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