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Executive Director

North Country Health Consortium

The North Country Health Consortium (NCHC) is an independent, non-profit, public health organization and rural health network, which is dedicated to improving the health status of residents of Northern New Hampshire for more than 20 years. The NCHC service area is composed of Coös County and Northern Grafton County, located in the beautiful White Mountains.  People in New Hampshire call this region the North Country. Like many rural areas, the North Country is underserved, but the quality of life here is among the best.

NCHC’s initiatives focus on the creation and sustainability of a cohesive regional health care delivery network. NCHC’s systems improve the infrastructure capacity and delivery of public health services; improves access to services for underserved and uninsured North Country residents; offer training and development to attract and retain qualified health professionals; and provides direct care services related to substance use disorder and chronic disease.  

We are recruiting for the position of Executive Director (ED) to lead the organization in meeting our mission through innovative collaboration. This is a rewarding opportunity for an experienced, thoughtful, and creative leader who values a dedicated staff and who strives to leverage NCHC’s breadth of community presence, relationships, and strategy while building and maintaining trust. 

The ED is responsible for the vision, leadership, grant funding/development, human resources’ integrity and fiscal health for the entire organization. The ED reports to the Board of Directors.

  • Advanced degree from an accredited college or university, ideally an MPH with business experience
  • Minimum of 10 years of senior management experience; with experience in healthcare, track record of effectively leading a regional and/or national non-profit organization and staff preferred
  • Working knowledge of current issues in rural health care, rural culture, rural geography, and experience in program and grant management
  • General Knowledge of a Board of Director’s role and relationship to the organization and staff. Experience working under the direction of a Board of Directors
  • A proven track record in executive leadership, management, operations, budgeting, financial administration, and relevant technology
  • Experience in grant writing/management, business plan development/management, and/or strategic planning/implementation and fundraising
  • Demonstrated skills in being an articulate spokesperson for an organization, with strong interpersonal skills and effective communication skills
  • Set and implement organizational vision, strategies and direction
  • Ensure the fiscal responsibility for the entire organization
  • Demonstrate dynamic leadership and oversee the leadership development of staff
  • Implement funding and revenue development and leading strategies for sustainability
  • Develop other revenue streams to fund the mission
  • Actively participate at the state and federal levels as they pertain to our organization and the public health of our rural population
  • Build positive relationships with our participants, community partners, partner agencies, funders and staff
How to Apply:

Send resume & cover letter to:

North Country Health Consortium
262 Cottage Street, Suite 230 Littleton, NH 03561
Position open until filled; EOE 

Salary Range:

90,000 - 105,000

Job Location:


Date Added: July 12, 2021

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