The American Chemistry Council (ACC), a national trade association representing the world’s leading chemical and plastics manufacturers, currently has an opportunity for a Coordinator for its Silicones department. ACC represents its members on public policy issues; coordinates the industry’s research and testing programs; and administers Responsible Care®, the industry’s environment, health, safety and security performance improvement initiative.
The position is responsible for supporting designated staff with administrative, financial management and planning services to include handling meeting logistics, tracking budgets, managing contracts and payments, conducting research, responding to inquiries, preparing documents, and maintaining electronic and paper-based files. The position reports directly to Senior Director, Silicones.
Other key duties and responsibilities of the position include providing budget support, including expense reports and invoices; supporting management and oversight of budget and accounting; composing and drafting various correspondence and materials; coordinating and scheduling meeting and conference calls; and participating in relevant internal ACC work groups and teams.
Required qualifications include an Associate’s degree, Bachelor’s degree preferred; three years general office experience, trade association and/or public policy experience as well as a demonstrated knowledge of chemical or related industry preferred. Demonstrated accounting and budget experience; strong written and oral communication skills; ability to manage and prioritize multiple projects and tasks, work independently handle sensitive and confidential information as well as build consensus are a must. Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Access as well as knowledge of SharePoint and other extranet platforms and experience in designing and managing webinars required.
To learn more about us, visit our website at www.americanchemistry.com. ACC offers a salary commensurate with experience and excellent benefits. If you meet the qualifications, please forward your resume and cover letter, including salary requirements.