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Cattaraugus Territory - Irving, NY


Chief Executive Officer (1FT)

Position is open until filled
Both sites; Cattaraugus and Allegany
Salary: Negotiable
Job Description:

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) will provide full-time professional services to the Seneca Nation. The CEO will develop, plan, direct, and manage the services, policies, and activities of the Seneca Nation Health System (SNHS) and related public health services by performing the following duties personally or by building and managing effective team to assure quality health services. The CEO will have dual reporting responsibilities to both the Seneca Nation Health Board and the Seneca Nation Council.


Master’s degree or higher in health services administration/or other health-related area from an accredited academic institution and seven (7) years of broad based health, patient care delivery or related experience, five (5) years of which must be at the senior management level in health services; a minimum of three (3) years’ experience related to Indian Health Services contracting. Experience in leading a health care delivery system with significant knowledge and understanding of clinical practice trends, various models for care delivery, technological changes, processes and assessments, protocols/standards of care to maximize outcomes and minimize costs. Experience that demonstrates knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resource modeling, leadership technique, production methods, fiscal competency, and coordination of people and resources. Experience effectively and creatively addressing regulatory, economic and labor challenges within the healthcare industry. Experience in grant application, administration, and compliance including service-based, infrastructure-based, and research-based grants.


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Submit application/resume to:

Health System Human Resources Department

Cattaraugus Territory Opportunities

Contact: Ten-nia Thomas

36 Thomas Indian School Drive

Irving, NY 14081

Phone: (716) 532-8223 ext. 5212

Allegany Territory Opportunities

Contact: Christine Perez 

987 R. C. Hoag Drive

Salamanca, NY 14779

Phone: (716) 945-5894 ext. 3528


Email: [email protected]


Additional information: 

Seneca or Native preference given to qualified applicants.