At the American Chemistry Council (ACC), we believe a great association begins with hiring and retaining the best employees. That is why we strive to establish a creative, respectful and challenging workplace that encourages employees to step out of their comfort zones and grow and thrive in their roles as the backbone of our organization.  We are proud to employ more than 200 of some of the most talented and dedicated individuals in Washington, D.C. Our employees are some of the best and brightest in the area, and we are especially honored that because of their votes, ACC was named one of The Washington Post’s Top Workplaces of 2014 and 2015.

For almost 150 years, our association has been a staple of DC’s political landscape, tirelessly advocating on behalf of our members and ensuring that the chemical industry continues to grow and contribute to the U.S. economy, including providing over 800,000 good, high-paying jobs.

Our staff members have backgrounds ranging from scientific, regulatory/technical and legal expertise to managerial and administrative skills. ACC team members are proud of our organization, from its dedication to excellence to the precise execution of its mission and vision.

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Jobs and Economic Impact

More than 800,000 Americans rely on jobs in the chemistry industry—earning 47 percent more than the average manufacturing wage.