Administrative, Clerical, Support, Project Management/Program Development, Research and Information
4 Year Degree
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 web site 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.
Additional Salary Information: ACC offers medical, dental, vision as well as 401(k) matching contribution up to 6% and a 6% contribution to the Profit Sharing Plan, both vested immediately at 100%. Additionally, employees have access to a no cost onsite fitness center and subsidized yoga classes as well as eligibility for performance based merit increases and discretionary bonus program.
About American Chemistry Council
The American Chemistry Council (ACC) represents the leading companies engaged in the business of chemistry. ACC members apply the science of chemistry to make innovative products and services that make people's lives better, healthier and safer. ACC is committed to improved environmental, health and safety performance through Responsible Care®, common sense advocacy designed to address major public policy issues, and health and environmental research and product testing. The business of chemistry is a $558 billion enterprise and a key element of the nation's economy. It is one of the nation’s largest exporters, accounting for ten cents out of every dollar in U.S. exports. Chemistry companies are among the largest investors in research and development. Safety and security have always been primary concerns of ACC members, and they have intensified their efforts, working closely with government agencies to improve security and to defend against any threat to the nation’s critical infrastructure.