About AADE

Careers at AADE

The American Association of Diabetes Educators is a multi-disciplinary professional membership organization dedicated to improving diabetes care through education.

With more than 14,000 members including nurses, dietitians, pharmacists, among others, AADE has a vast network of practitioners involved in the daily treatment of diabetes patients. Collectively, our alliances, member practitioner networks, and academic partners uniquely position AADE at the locus of change for the future treatment of diabetes.

Our comprehensive Total Rewards package is designed to attract, reward, and retain talented individuals who will deliver superior service to our members and business partners:

Compensation and Rewards

  • Competitive Base Pay
  • 401k Plan -- Employees are fully vested at 100% from first day of employment, with AADE contributing 6% of employee's salary to employee 401k account.
  • Professional Development Plans
  • Tuition Reimbursement Policy

Your Health and Protection

  • Medical Insurance -- Choose between an HMO and PPO option through BlueCross/Blue Shield
  • Dental Insurance -- PPO dental insurance, allowing employees access to the dentist of their choice
  • Vision Insurance
  • Life/AD&D Insurance -- Insured amount is 1 x salary with a minimum of $50,000 value, 100% paid by AADE
  • Short-term Disability Insurance
  • Long-term Disability Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Accounts -- Healthcare, Dependent Care

Work/Life Balance

  • Vacation -- Employees initially accrue at least two weeks' vacation annually
  • Holidays -- Employees receive 10 paid holidays per year
  • Personal/Sick Days -- Employees accrue 10 personal/sick days per year
  • Flexible Scheduling, Remote Work Program
  • Employee Assistance Plan (EAP) -- Comprehensive resource offering assistance on a wide range of issues as employees balance work and personal responsibilities

Additional Benefits

  • Convenient Chicago Loop location
  • Pre-tax Commuter Program
  • Casual dress on Fridays
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Summer Hours Scheduling

Current Employment Opportunities:

Senior Programmer Analyst

Responsible for support and enhancement of AADE’s Internet and Intranet websites, the netFORUM Association Management System and its interfaces to 3rd party systems, and administration of the custom software development tools and methodologies used to maintain AADE’s enterprise software systems.

Education and Content Delivery Specialist

Responsible for supporting the Education Team and the development cycle for distance education, publications, and professional development programs at AADE.


Responsible for coverage of Front Desk, greeting all visitors, providing information and assistance to our members, and providing support in areas of Office Administration and Facilities.

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Administrative Assistant – Approver Unit

Will provide project support and coordination within the Science and Practice Department in support of AADE’s mission, vision and strategic goal related to continuing education.

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To apply for any of our available positions, please forward your resume and salary requirements to: 

Attn: Human Resources 
200 W. Madison St. Suite 800 
Chicago, IL 60606 
Email: HR@aadenet.org

AADE is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage and support diversity in our workforce.

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