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National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research, National
Institutes of Health is seeking exceptional candidates for the position
of Associate Director for Management (ADM). This is a career Federal
position in the Senior Executive Service. See Duties section for a
list of the major responsibilities.
As part of the SES at NIH, you will be among a group of highly skilled executives, contributing to one of the most important missions in the Federal government: improving the health of the Nation and saving lives.
Applicants must submit application materials ELECTRONICALLY by the Closing Date of the announcement (11:59 p.m. EST) to the following email address: mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org
The position of Associate Director
for Management (ADM),National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial
Research (NIDCR), offers a unique and exciting opportunity to serve as a
key member of the NIDCR leadership team and be the primary advisor to
the NIDCR Director and the senior managers of the Institute on key
legislative, regulatory, and policy developments that directly affect
the business management and administrative operations of the Institute.
Associate Director for Management coordinates administrative activities
and works to ensure that all divisions, labs, offices and branches
within the Institute function seamlessly.
provides guidance to senior program and scientific staff on human and
financial resource utilization, administrative
management,infrastructure, technology transfer, ethics, and human
capital issues to support and advance the achievement of the Institutes
ADM builds organization capability through the development and
implementation of effective hiring and development strategies and
continuously strives to incorporate new ideas and information into NIDCR
policies and procedures.
He/she is skilled at presenting ideas and innovative solutions, taking into account input and opinions from key stakeholders.
ADM also serves as a role model for the institute,demonstrating
integrity and fairness, and adhering in work and behavior to the highest
ethical and business practice standards.
The Institute has a staff of approximately 570 people with an annual budget of approximately $410 million.