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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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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.

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CHEMTREC®: Senior Director, Sales and Marketing

The position is responsible for overseeing all aspects of CHEMTREC’s sales and marketing programs. The position will have specific focus on leads generation, sales and new business development; new business plan development; and social and web media development and delivery. The position will also be responsible for completing sales forecasts and developing and tracking of key process indicators (KPIs) demonstrating effectiveness of strategic plan execution. The position reports directly to the Chief Executive, CHEMTREC.

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Communications: Coordinator, Product & Value Chain Communications

The position is responsible for supporting the Product and Value Chain Communications work units, including conducting research, maintaining electronic and paper-based files, maintaining distribution lists, responding to American Chemistry Council (ACC) staff and member inquiries, proofreading and providing editorial assistance, and writing draft documents. The position reports directly to the Senior Director, Strategic Communications.

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Communications: Director, Product Communications

The position is responsible for providing strategic direction and communications services to the American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) self-funded groups. The director will provide high-level project management expertise, outreach to news media and other stakeholders, create strategic communications plans, as well as oversee issue management and communication materials development for multiple product groups inside ACC’s organization. The position reports directly to the Vice President, Communications and coordinates with other product communications team members and ACC subject matter experts.

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Federal Affairs: Political and Legislative Manager

The position is responsible for managing activities related to political mobilization and federal lobbying activities, as well as the American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) Political Action Committee (PAC). The position works with the PAC Chairman, the Vice President, Federal Affairs and members of the Federal Affairs team to administer the PAC and the PAC contribution process, as well as participates in advocacy activities in support of federal government affairs priorities on Capitol Hill. The position is responsible for managing campaign communications amongst ACC member companies and the internal ACC Federal Affairs team, and reports directly to the Vice President, Federal Affairs.

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Plastics: Coordinator

The position is responsible for supporting designated staff with administrative, financial and issue management services provided to groups within the Plastics division. The position directly supports several division teams and groups, and overall division operations. The position functionally supports the Center for the Polyurethane Industry (CPI) as well as other division staff and reports directly to the Managing Director, Plastics.

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Regulatory/Technical Affairs: Director, Global Affairs

The position is responsible for serving as an advocate and technical resource for the American Chemistry Council’s (ACC) global regulatory advocacy efforts. The position is responsible for supporting ACC’s international trade and chemical management advocacy, including managing the substance of ACC’s advocacy related to trade policy and negotiations, global chemical regulatory issues, and the implementation of international chemical agreements. The position reports directly to the Senior Director, Global Affairs.

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