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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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Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI): Manager, Industry Affairs

This position will support the work of assigned member committees related to outreach, marketing and an annual industry conference by planning, developing and delivering content and conferences that create value for members and strengthen the polyurethanes industry. The position is responsible for interfacing with CPI members, American Chemistry Council (ACC) staff, key downstream trade associations and their members, and polyurethane industry customers, as well as building strategic relationships with customer groups both domestically and internationally. The position reports directly to the Senior Director, CPI.

CHEMTREC®: Customer Care Representative

This position is responsible for providing customer service assistance to individuals who contact CHEMTREC by identifying their needs, as well as identifying the needs of the customers and routing to the appropriate CHEMTREC department. This position is also responsible for processing and addressing requests about Safety Data Sheets (SDS) for CHEMTREC customers, creating new and maintaining existing customer accounts, and completing special assignments assigned to the entire group. This position reports directly to the Manager, Customer Fulfillment.

Long-Range Research Initiative: Senior Director

The position is responsible for overseeing and directing the research management process for the American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Long-Range Research Initiative (LRI). The position is also responsible for coordinating with the global LRI through the International Council of Chemical Associations, as well as providing scientific consultation both internally and externally, as needed. The position reports directly to the Senior Director, Science and Research.

Director, Packaging

The position will provide strategic counsel, proactive leadership, and professional management of the Plastics division’s Packaging Team. The position is responsible for evaluating market, regulatory and legislative threats, as well as identifying and recommending opportunities to address the threats. The position is also responsible for making strategic recommendations to members and ensuring that team programs, advocacy, outreach, research and other projects are delivered in a timely and effective manner. The position will ensure that the team meets member objectives, delivers business value, and manages team resources to demonstrate that plastics are a sustainable material choice in packaging applications, and reports directly to the Managing Director, Plastic Markets.

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