| Practice Manager needed for busy, growing AAHA-accredited Veterinary Emergency Hospital in beautiful Bozeman, Montana, home to world class skiing, hiking, mountain biking, river rafting, wildlife, and pristine mountain rivers and lakes. The Practice Manager shall facilitate the smooth daily operations of the Pet Emergency and Trauma Service (PETS) in compliance with AAHA standards. The Manager will also be responsible for creating and maintaining an effective and economical marketing plan for the hospital, as well as overseeing issues relating to veterinary medicine, the day to day management of the hospital, and the management of all staff. The Practice Manager shall maintain a priority of communication, cooperation, and marketing with all referral hospitals to assure quality service is being provided, and assisting the hospital owners with long term and short term goal planning. |
In accordance to the needs of hospital staff and vendors, hours will be variable. The Practice Manager must be dependable, compassionate, and self-motivated, with a positive attitude and strong team spirit. Good human relation skills, and effective communication are paramount. Leadership skills must be applied, while coordinating multiple tasks. Self-motivation to pursue continuing education appropriate for the area of responsibility is necessary. The Practice Manager must achieve success by imparting a high perception of client service and value. The Practice Manager must project a professional image at all times.
The Practice Manager has complete control in managing veterinary & support staff and has the authority to make decisions at this level. The Manager oversees staff issues and has the ultimate responsibility for hiring, training, employment contracts, employee performance reviews, staff schedules, staff meetings, and all other matters relating to the management of the staff.