Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS)

Credentialing Specialist, Rockville, Maryland (or Remote)

You are highly organized, resourceful, collaborative, and reliable. You enjoy managing and supporting credentialing programs, coordinating meeting logistics, working hard, problem solving, and being part of a team. You are efficient and deadline driven. You want to use your outstanding communication skills to build relationships with members, vendors, and colleagues. If this sounds like you, read on!

Very prestigious health / Bio / Pharma global organization headquartered in Rockville, Maryland, has an immediate need for a Credentialing Specialist. Regulatory Affairs Professionals Society (RAPS) offers an extremely generous benefits package, flexible work schedule, 25 days PTO, 10 paid holidays, office closure between Christmas and New Year’s, free parking, comprehensive health insurance and 403b match.

RAPS is the leading international membership organization for regulatory professionals who are working to ensure the safety, effectiveness, and availability of healthcare products and biotechnology. We are dedicated to advancing the profession and supporting the regulatory healthcare community. Together we are making healthcare products better and saving lives.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. (Other duties may be assigned)

SUMMARY

This new position has primary responsibility for managing certification program tasks and activities, including applications, candidate notifications, volunteer communications, and recertification processes. This position is responsible for managing tasks related to the new certification, credentialing, or registration programs, and reports the Director of Credentialing. The incumbent will have the opportunity to influence and evolve the position as the credentialing product portfolio grows and matures.

Responsibilities include:

  • Project Management
  • Customer Support
  • Volunteer Management
  • Process Improvement
  • Establishing Procedures
  • Financial and Statistical Reporting

EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATION:

Required Skills/Technical Experience:

  • Minimum of three years of related experience managing certification, credentialing, accreditation, and/or talent development tasks or projects

Desired Qualifications:

Required:

  • Must have ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and within budget.
  • Must demonstrate strong attention to detail, customer service orientation, and the ability to prioritize and follow through.
  • Should possess demonstrated skills in MSWord, Excel, and PowerPoint, virtual meeting software, and web-based research tools.
Preferred:
  • Experience with AMS/Impexium
  • Association experience
  • ICE-CCP Certification or Certification Specialist Certificate

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree OR equivalent
 
Please submit cover letter along with your resume to our HR Department at hr@raps.org
 
 
It is our duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards. To safeguard the health of our employees and their families from infectious diseases, such as COVID-19, all staff are currently working remotely.