This is an excellent opportunity for an individual interested in an association management career to learn about all aspects of the Association, and to advance within a progressive and rapidly growing organization. Candidate will serve under the direct supervision of the President.
Write articles and produce content for our newsletters, annual membership directory, membership recruiting brochures, sponsorship brochures, media kit, and other corporate collateral as required.
Assist with writing, editing, layout and proofreading of PowerPoint Presentations, charts/graphs, brochures, flyers, advertisements, invitations, literature, surveys, reports, speeches, scripts, videos, as well as other materials and/or documents as needed.
Write and distribute press releases and engage with trade media.
Research and utilize engagement tools, including public relations, social media, and emerging communications technologies for the National Trailer Dealers Association and its members. Assist in creating content for corporate videos and posting them on YouTube or other sites as needed.
Maintain content on the Association's Web site.
Prepare registration confirmation notices, printed event guide, electronic communications, banners and signage, and other materials as needed.
Assist in creating an annual communications/marketing plan for the Association.
Assist with photography and videography to create testimonials, for posting on social media and for use online and in future publications.
Conduct market research using Internet searches and other resources as required.
You may be asked to complete other projects or duties as necessary, included but not limited to, assisting with the Association's annual Convention and other meetings throughout the year.
Ideal candidate will possess a minimum of two years of relevant experience and hold a bachelor’s degree in Communications, Marketing, Business or Event Management. Other highly desirable attributes include:
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Project management skills.
Strong computer skills; especially working knowledge of computers in a Windows environment.
Proven experience with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint.
Experience with InDesign, Photoshop and other Adobe Creative Cloud software are a major plus.
Knowledge of Avectra NetForum or other membership database software a plus.
Proven accuracy and attention to detail.
Demonstrated marketing skills.
Able to work in a fast?paced environment.
Ability to work with others and independently.
Ability to set priorities.
Ability to work under the pressure of multiple deadlines.
Must be able to accept constructive criticism.
Unquestionable ethics and integrity.
Positive, “can?do” attitude.
Sense of humor.
Candidate must be willing to travel from time to time for periods of up to one week at a time. Travel and related expenses must be pre?authorized and approved by Executive Director.
Internal Number: 000010
About National Trailer Dealers Association
Established in 1990, the National Trailer Dealers Association (NTDA) represents neraly 1,000 companies that sell, manufacture, lease, and repair semi-trailers and trailer parts and accessories throughout North America. Affiliated industry service providers also belong to the Association. The NTDA provides Federal Excise Tax information through a hotline manned by tax specialists; education; and valuable member programs and services. The NTDA produces an annual convention and exhibition that features new product introductions, world-class educational programs, networking opportunities, and a Golf Tournament that benefits the NTDA Scholarship Program. The Association maintains its administrative headquarters in Howell, MI. The NTDA also helps members stay abreast of legislative and regulatory issues that stand to impact the industry. For more information, visit www.ntda.org.