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Below, we have listed the positions currently available at the American Chemistry Council (ACC) as well as instructions on how to apply. Click on the job title link to see a description of the position.

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Legal Services: Assistant General Counsel

The position is responsible for providing legal counsel and policy support on American Chemistry Council (ACC) advocacy issues related to sustainability, plastics and chemical products, protecting ACCs legal interests and ensuring compliance with all applicable laws. The position is also responsible for managing legal matters in assigned areas, including assisting in the selection of outside counsel as needed, managing outside counsel, and ensuring projects come in at or below budget. The position coordinates legal issues with appropriate in-house ACC colleagues and reports directly to the Deputy General Counsel.

Responsible Care®: Director

The position is responsible for designing, implementing and executing strategies and tactics for American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Responsible Care® Partner Program. The position executes initiatives to enhance business value for Partner companies and foster increased cooperation between Partners and ACC members on Responsible Care and related issues. The position is also responsible for overseeing all components of the Responsible Care Partner program (i.e., company recruitment and retention; workshop development and delivery; implementation support; budgeting; oversight functions; and liaising with relevant ACC Standing Committees). The position reports directly to the Senior Director, Responsible Care & Value Chain Outreach.

Responsible Care & Value Chain Outreach: Director, Value Chain Outreach

The position is responsible for supporting the ACC value chain outreach initiative, as well as executing outreach, relationship building and advocacy activities in key market sectors. The position will coordinate with the integrated ACC staff to refine and deliver messages, implement key activities that support the overall outreach strategy and develop relationships with key internal and external stakeholders. The position reports directly to the Senior Director, Value Chain Outreach.

Silicones: Director

The position is responsible for assisting the Senior Director, Silicones in managing all aspects of the Silicones group, including directing advocacy, administrative, technical, and planning services. The position works closely with key internal and external stakeholders and reports directly to a Senior Director, Silicones.

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