Position Summary: National Association of Chemical Distributors has earned the distinction of being named one of the 2019 Best Manufacturing Associations to Work for! At NACD, we value innovation, insight, hard work, and a commitment to improving business outcomes for our members. Selecting the right candidate for our Coordinator, Government Affairs position is central to our future growth and success. The Coordinator will be a member of a dynamic team that serves small and large businesses from the U.S. and globally within a highly competitive industry.
The Coordinator, Government Affairs will be responsible for supporting the efforts of NACD’s regulatory and legislative teams, including but not limited to grassroots advocacy and political action programs, and assisting with production of the annual Washington Fly-In. This position also handles weekly newsletter development, research and writing issue papers as well as certain administrative tasks.
Conducts research on legislative and regulatory proposals
Develops content for NACD’s advocacy/regulatory sections of the NACD website
Writes articles for NACD publications
Develops Power Point presentations for NACD meetings and Webinars
Plans and organizes, with assistance from the Government Affairs team, the annual NACD Washington Fly-In
Assists with NACD Responsible Distribution PAC and activities
Works with the communications department to communicate advocacy messages to the membership.
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
Team player who supports co-workers
Minimum of bachelor’s degree
1-3 years relevant experience working with government relations functions
Strong writing and verbal communication skills
Outstanding organizational and follow through abilities
Ability to learn complex legislative, regulatory and/or policy issues
Proficiency in Microsoft software applications
Total compensation for this position is market-driven and includes direct salary and comprehensive employee benefits. Qualified, interested candidates should forward a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and business writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Coordinator, Government Affairs” in the subject line.
About National Association of Chemical Distributors
The National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD), established in 1971, is an international association of chemical distributors and their supply-chain partners. Member companies process, formulate, blend, re-package, warehouse, transport, and market chemical products for over 750,000 customers.
The chemical distribution industry that NACD represents is a major economic engine, employing over 70,000 people and generating $5.14 billion in tax revenue for local communities across the country, all while delivering valuable products to every industry sector.