Open Positions

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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.

To apply for employment, please send your resume and a cover letter, including your salary requirements, and select the most convenient way to submit your credentials for our consideration:

Online:
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By email:
h_r@americanchemistry.com
By fax:
(202) 330-5563
By mail: American Chemistry Council
Attn: Human Resources
700 2nd Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
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A Human Resources representative will contact you directly to schedule an interview if your qualifications and experience appear to be a suitable match and you are selected for an interview.

If you do not see a position that is appropriate for you at this time, we hope you will come back to this site to learn about future opportunities.

CHEMTREC®: Account Manager

The position is responsible for managing American Chemistry Council (ACC) member company and other high priority CHEMTREC accounts. The position is also responsible for identifying and evaluating additional needs of the customer base and contributing to solutions to meet these needs. The position prepares proposals; drafts contracts; and provides support to CHEMTREC’s sales, marketing and customer service. The position reports directly to the Sales Manager.

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CHEMTREC®: Emergency Services Specialist

The position is responsible for supporting the day-to-day operations of the assigned shift within the CHEMTREC Operations Center. The position reports directly to the Director, Operations Center.

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CHEMTREC®: Manager, Sales

This position is responsible for achieving sales goals as well as ensuring consistent and profitable sales revenues growth through positive planning, deployment and management of sales resources. The position is also responsible for identifying objectives, strategies and action plans for purposes of improving short- and long-term sales and earnings. The position reports directly to the Director, Sales and Marketing.

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CHEMTREC®: Senior Systems and Applications Architect

The position is responsible for providing technical planning systems integration, verification/validation and overall systems management for CHEMTREC’s 24/7 global operations. The position is also responsible for supporting equipment and applications in a Microsoft Windows environment; from design through implementation. The position is further responsible for performing a wide variety of installation, configuration and upgrading of applications, servers, and related hardware and software in both stand alone and cloud environments. The position is also responsible for investigating, diagnosing and repairing system, hardware, software and infrastructure issues. The position reports directly to the Director, Data and Information Systems.

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CHEMTREC®: Specialist, Accounts Receivable/Collections

The position is responsible for tracking and resolving outstanding payments on CHEMTREC products and services, including making daily collection calls, interacting with customers to resolve outstanding payments, and conducting research and analysis. The position is also responsible for preparing and maintaining various reports, including generating weekly aging reports in a timely manner. The position is further responsible for reconciling accounts receivable to the general ledger and identifying and executing necessary process adjustments. The position works closely with the ACC Finance and Accounting department and reports directly to the Manager, Finance.

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Communications: Web Director

The position is responsible for establishing and managing the technology vision and direction of the American Chemistry Council’s internet program, including maintaining and enhancing ACC’s online initiatives, as well as building a robust internet program in support of the organization’s advocacy goals and objectives. The position plays a key role in the organization’s marketing and advocacy efforts, and provides strategic direction and oversight for ACC’s network of web sites and services. The position works closely with both Advocacy Communications as well as Member Communications and Marketing employees, within the Communications department, and reports directly to the Vice President, Communications. 

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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 plastics and chemical products, protecting ACCs legal interests and ensuring compliance with 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.

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Responsible Care & Value Chain Outreach: Senior Director, Building & Construction Issues

The position is responsible for providing strategic, proactive leadership and professional management of ACC’s advocacy, outreach and relationship building in the building and construction (B&C) sector for both plastics and chemicals. The position is also responsible for developing, refining and delivering B&C strategy and messages, implementing key outreach and developing relationships with key internal and external stakeholders. The position supports both ACC’s value chain outreach initiative and the Plastics Division’s B&C team. The position works closely with the Senior Director, Value Chain Outreach and Managing Director, Plastic Markets on key cross-cutting policy issues, and reports directly to the Vice President, Responsible Care & Value Chain Outreach.

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State Affairs: Manager, Western Region

The position is responsible for implementing the day-to-day advocacy and political grassroots activities of the American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) regional state affairs office. The position is also responsible for identifying and analyzing legislation, monitoring state legislative and regulatory agency activities, developing advocacy materials for grassroots and lobbying efforts, interacting with contract lobbyists and consultants as well as representing the ACC before legislative and regulatory bodies. The position reports directly to the Senior Director, Western Region.

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