Professional Development Manager (AMSN)

(This is an IMMEDIATE HIRE position)

Position: Professional Development Manager (AMSN)
Location: Pitman, NJ
Job-Type: Full Time (8:30am – 5 pm Monday - Friday)

The Professional Development Manager will be responsible for professional development programs which meet the needs of the medical-surgical nursing community, membership, and other stakeholders for one of our client nursing associations, Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).


Develop and oversee the strategies and tools to increase the professional practice of medical-surgical nurses on behalf of AMSN:

  • Manages the operations of the Professional Development programs and continuously seeks ways to improve the programs growth, revenue, and operations.
  • Develops the functional area’s budget annually in conjunction with Director, Association Services and CEO.
  • Manages service providers and subject matter experts involved in the update and development of new educational offerings (online, webinars, publications).
  • Manages AMSN existing educational programs and publications, e.g., Certification Review Course, faculty training/evaluation, Core Curriculum, Certification Review Questions, Scope and Standards, webinars, library offerings.
  • Monitors health care industry and online nursing communities for trends in topics to identify emerging educational needs for medical-surgical nurses.
  • Leverages technology and principles of adult education to develop educational offerings that meet the needs of medical-surgical nurses and health care systems.
  • Serves as the staff liaison to education-focused Volunteer Units (VU), e.g. Clinical Practice, Convention Program Planning, and external organizations.
  • Works with AJJ Education Director and the Medical-Surgical Nursing Certification Board (MSNCB) to enforce policies and procedures that maintain the accreditation of the Professional Development program’s portfolio of products.


  • Associate’s degree or Bachelor’s degree in nursing with minimum 3-5 years of experience in an acute-care nursing environment, medical-surgical experience preferred.
  • Experience providing or developing professional development/education preferred.
  • Previous volunteer or work experience with a professional membership association.
  • Project management experience and ability to manage SMEs, volunteers and service providers.
  • Minimum of 3 years leadership or supervisory experience preferred.
  • Strong communication skills, including the ability to make presentations.
  • Able to make independent decisions, free from immediate direction or supervision.
  • Possess a disciplined approach to solving problems that gathers sufficient information and engages all perspectives.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and internet applications; ability to rapidly learn new software products.
  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced, deadline-driven business environment while displaying attention to detail and prioritization skills.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About AJJ

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ), established in 1972, is an association management company located in Pitman, NJ. AJJ specializes in the management of health care organizations with a primary emphasis on professional nursing associations. AJJ is accredited by the Association Management Company Institute.

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