NAHB offers its members a unique networking opportunity (the 20 Clubs) through which they can determine and implement best management practices, systems and solutions to run their businesses more effectively and profitably. The facilitator is responsible for working in collaboration with in-house meeting planners and builder members to ensure appropriate on-site meeting logistics, a meaningful agenda and a smooth event. The facilitator travels to approximately 20 meetings annually so that he/she can lead the club meetings according to plans, serve as a resource to club members on-site and as a liaison with hotel, restaurants, transportation services, and speakers. Follow-through includes the development of meeting minutes, notes and various management reports.
This position requires a special individual with high-level customer service skills as well as the ability to manage committee meetings, maintain quality standards while meeting deadlines under a heavy workload, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Facilitators at times with have to travel to back-to-back meetings and must have the ability to work well on the road to complete the necessary documents and reports. Facilitators must quickly become well versed in the services and programs offered by the association and be able to effectively communicate program-wide messages and policies to the members. Must have knowledge of or the ability to learn the basic principles of good management practices and systems. Knowledge of home design, building, marketing and meeting planning is highly desired.
Requires four to six years experience in a member service or committee management capacity for an association. Proficiency in Excel, Outlook and MS Word are critical. A bachelor's degree in business, communications, association management or related field or equivalent combination of training, experience and skills, is desired.
To be considered for this position, please visit nahb.org/jobs.
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About National Association of Home Builders
The National Association of Home Builders provides programs and services in support of home builders nationally. Our members have built about 80% of all homes and until recently, generated approximately 14% of the GDP.
Located in Washington, D.C., NAHB has 245 staff and offers competitive salaries and a rich array of benefits.