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NCAPA Program Coordinator

The North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants (NCAPA) is recruiting a Program Coordinator to provide education and member support for PAs across North Carolina. Join a team of committed staff and volunteers focused on making sure North Carolina is the best place to be PA. We are looking for an individual with a keen eye for detail, strong interpersonal and organizational skills, and an eagerness to enhance the value of NCAPA programs and membership. This is a great opportunity to support PAs, which are ranked nationally as one of the best healthcare professions.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Implement and monitor member renewal, retention and recruitment activities.
  • Maintain excellent customer service to foster strong relationships with members, nonmembers, and partners.
  • Identify member recruitment and engagement opportunities and coordinate and/or attend events as directed.
  • Create and maintain opportunities for PAs throughout the state to network and demonstrate the value of NCAPA.
  • Support PA student activities and engage PA programs across the state.
  • Support regional educational workshops throughout NC.


Candidates must have:

  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree with an emphasis in communications, non-profit management, or a related field preferred. Equivalent combination of education and experience will be considered;
  • A commitment to the value of the PA profession and the value of membership in NCAPA;
  • Project management skills, including the ability to develop timelines, meet deadlines and stay within budget;
  • Strong analytical, writing, verbal communication, and presentation skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to network and build relationships;
  • Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, work independently and as part of a team;
  • Demonstrated proficiency using a database program and with Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Excel;
  • Requires some statewide travel, attendance at out of state conference, and occasional evening and weekend work.


This is 30-35 hour per week, non-exempt position. This position qualifies for employer paid health, dental, life, short-term and long-term insurance.

To apply: Submit application, either online here, or you can download and mail this version to:

Emily Adams, re: Program Coordinator Position
1121 Slater Road | Durham, NC | 27703

Please send cover letter and optional resume to with Program Coordinator in the subject line.  Applications/Resumes without cover letters will not be reviewed.  Only those selected for interviews will be contacted.  Position open until filled. EOE.