The American Chemistry Council (ACC), a national trade association representing the world’s leading chemical and plastics manufacturers, currently has an opportunity for Coordinator, Value Chain Outreach for its Responsible Care and Value Chain Outreach 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 reports directly to the Senior Director, Value Chain Outreach.
This position is responsible for providing project management and staff support in the Responsible Care and Value Chain Outreach Department as well as assisting Value Chain Outreach program objectives to advance positive science-based positions on environment, health and safety issues in downstream value-chain markets, including the coordination of external events for the Value Chain Outreach program, communications and marketing support, database management, website content management, administrative support for all Value Chain Outreach functions and member groups and outreach to key downstream private sector organizations and their members.
Required qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree; two years professional experience, preferably in health and environmental issue management and product sustainability; familiarity with legislative and regulatory processes and working knowledge of environment, health and safety regulations and statutes; familiarity with manufacturing and product supply chains and related procurement and sustainability issues; excellent written, verbal and presentation communication skills; and the ability to travel as needed. Experience in applying quantitative analysis and sound science principles to support policy advocacy objectives highly desired.
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.