American Veterinary Medical Association is a leading advocate for the veterinary profession with headquarter in Illinois. Its mission is to empower the profession by advocating for its members and advance the science and practice of veterinary medicine to improve animal and human health. It protects, promotes, and advances the needs of all veterinarians. It provides veterinary services, educational certification, accreditation, career opportunities, the welfare of animals, and leadership development services Its core values are ethics, inclusion, animal-focus, member-centric, support, efficiency, and innovation. It is providing job opportunities for an assistant director, marketing manager, advocacy coordinator, and manager of state advocacy positions.
The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the national not-for-profit association established in 1863 representing over 93,000 veterinarians working in private and corporate practice, government, industry, academia, and uniformed services, is seeking an LMS Administrator to join our Convention and Meeting Planning Team located in our Headquarters office in Schaumburg, IL, a northwest suburb of Chicago.--AVMA's mission is to lead the profession by advocating for our members and advancing the science and practice of veterinary medicine to improve animal and human health. -- Reporting to the Continuing Education Manager, this newly created position will provide technical leadership in support of AVMA's learning management system for members - Axon. The LMS Administrator is responsible for the support, design, development, implementation, delivery, and maintenance of content, assets, and other resources used for instructional functions. They are the primary system administrator for Axon and will oversee the installation of all system updates and upgrades, as well as tools and software integrated with the LMS. ----They will play a key role in the successful implementation of AVMA lifelong learning activities for members to deliver relevant and unique member value, increasing member engagement and satisfaction.--Up to 10% travel. -- Additional qualifications include: BS/BA in a related field; coursework and/or certifications relating to learning management system administration preferredMinimum of 3 years' experience as an LMS administrator or in similar position, not-for-profit association experience a plusTechnical skills including troubleshooting, and understanding of directory, file structures, and systemsAbility to troubleshoot and resolve technical issuesAbility to collaborate with others at all levels of the organization as well as vendorsAbility to gain new technical skills quicklyExcellent customer service skills, responsive attitudeStrong oral and written communication skills; ability to communicate complex technical concepts in non-technical termsSocial media or knowledge management experience preferredFamiliarity with course design and developmentFamiliarity with e-learning software and best practices (i.e. Articulate 360, Adobe Captivate, Lectora, etc.)Working knowledge of multiple web design technologies, such as HTMLMust be highly organized with strong attention to detail; with excellent project management, planning, and organizational skillsMust be able to work independently with limited instruction and exercise judgment within defined parameters--
Deadline for application is 10/14/19. --Submit cover letter and your resume with salary requirements to:--firstname.lastname@example.org.--
--About the AVMA:--Located in Schaumburg, Illinois, with an office in Washington, D.C., the AVMA is structured to work for its members, and acts as a collective voice for its membership and for the profession. The AVMA provides a number of benefits to its members, including information resources, state and federal advocacy, opportunities to address issues affecting policies that govern the profession and practice of veterinary medicine, continuing education opportunities, quality publications, and discounts on personal and professional products, programs and services. The work of the AVMA is carried out by a dedicated staff of over 160. The organization is governed by an 18-member Board of Directors and has a $40M+ annual operating budget.----Visit https://www.avma.org/AVMAcareers--eoe/m/f/d/v