ILTA is seeking an individual to serve as president of the association. As the chief executive officer, the president is responsible for managing and directing all ILTA activities and is accountable to the Board of Directors.
The president ensures the quality and effectiveness of ILTA’s member services, builds external relationships, and serves as the primary spokesman and representative of the association. The president also manages ILTA’s financial operations in accordance with the annual operating budget. In addition, the president hires staff, as necessary, and performs all other personnel management functions. The responsibilities of the president are carried out in accordance with ILTA’s vision, mission, goals and core values.
The ideal candidate will have substantial experience as a trade association executive. Excellent leadership skills, along with strong writing and public speaking skills, are essential. An advanced degree is preferred, and prior employment in the energy industry is highly desirable.
Additional Salary Information: The salary is negotiable based on the experience of the candidate.
The International Liquid Terminals Association represents 81 owners and operators of bulk liquid storage terminals with facilities in all 50 states and in 43 countries. Its members serve various modes of bulk liquid transportation, including tank trucks, railcars, pipelines and marine vessels. They handle a wide range of liquid commodities such as refined petroleum products, crude oil and chemic...als. Customers storing products at member facilities include oil producers, chemical manufacturers, petroleum refiners, food producers, utilities, airlines, commodity brokers, government agencies, and the U.S. military.
ILTA has an annual budget of about $3 million. One of its primary activities is to serve as an advocate for the terminal industry before government agencies. Through ongoing educational and training programs, it helps its members achieve safety and operational excellence. Each year, ILTA sponsors and manages an operating conference and trade show in Houston, Texas, drawing more than 4,500 participants. In addition to its terminal members, ILTA has 389 supplier members that provide products and services to the bulk liquid storage industry.