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PSC Partners is Searching for an Executive Director to Join Our Team

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PSC Partners Seeking a Cure (PSC Partners) has partnered with executive search firm WittKieffer to lead our national search for a dedicated, innovative, collaborative leader to serve as our next Executive Director. This is an exciting opportunity for a mission-driven individual to substantially impact the lives of those affected with primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC) in shaping and implementing the organization's vision while also developing comprehensive strategic plans for PSC Partners' future growth.

Reporting directly to the CEO, the Executive Director will be instrumental in steering the organization's daily operations and strategic trajectory. This position oversees major medical research projects and requires a dynamic leader adept at team management and organizational growth within a mission-driven environment.

Key responsibilities of the Executive Director are to foster a philanthropic culture, spearhead fundraising activities, and nurture donor relationships, which involves enhancing donation income, leading grant-seeking initiatives, and identifying new funding opportunities. The role also entails comprehensive management of staff and volunteers, resource optimization, and oversight of patient education and support programs, all coupled with sound financial stewardship.

A notable entity in the nonprofit sector since 2005, PSC Partners Seeking a Cure is a 501 (c)(3) nonprofit organization at the forefront of advancing research for PSC treatments and a cure while providing crucial education and support to those impacted by this disease. With a remarkable track record of growth, the organization has secured over $16 million in donations since its inception and has an annual operating budget of over $4 million. Its programs have significantly increased disease awareness, highlighted by hosting the largest annual conferences for PSC patients, caregivers, and medical experts globally. Additionally, the organization has allocated more than $6 million in medical research grants and is embarking on a major 5-7-year medical research project, budgeted at $13-$15 million, to lay the groundwork for future breakthroughs.

The ideal candidate for this Denver, CO-based role will have at least seven years of senior management experience in the nonprofit sector, preferably within healthcare, and display dynamic leadership, strategic foresight, and strong communication skills, including proven financial, operational, and fundraising management ability. The anticipated compensation range is $160,000 - $180,000, including excellent benefits. Final salary determination will be based on the candidate's experience and specific qualifications.

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Please direct all inquiries, nominations, and resumes to WittKieffer consultants Ashley Buderus and Roxana Woudstra via e-mail at or via the WittKieffer Candidate Portal. The Candidate Portal is a secure, easy way to nominate a colleague, express interest, or apply for a position.

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