The American Supply Association is seeking a driven individual to serve as Director of Government Affairs. We seek a key team member who is an enthusiastic self-starter with a vision on how to engage an industry toward building the associations leadership and voice in Washington as well as key state capitals.
The Director of Government Affairs is responsible for overseeing a robust advocacy effort in Washington DC and key state capitals. The Director will deliver programs and activities for achieving optimal member engagement in government affairs activities including legislative, regulatory and political affairs that expands the association’s strategic vision and objectives as set forth by the volunteer leadership, CEO and Vice President of Advocacy. The Director is responsible for providing leadership and direction that will strengthen ASA’s ability to effectively connect with key decision makers and ensure efficient delivery of ASA’s mission.
A minimum of 5 years of successful experience leading an organizations advocacy programs.
Demonstrate a strong ability to articulate issues and association positions both written and verbally.
A self driven energetic passion to create opportunities to gain success in expanding the value of advocacy and building the brand of an organization in governmental sectors. Political campaign experience is a plus in this position.
Demonstrated ability to work with others in a collaborative manner
Experience in managing volunteers and building consensus.
Additional Salary Information: Applicant asked to provide salary requirements when applying
About American Supply Association
The American Supply Association is an INDISPENSABLE resource, committed to giving its members the ABILITY to adapt, grow and succeed. Serving wholesaler-distributors and their supply chain partners in the plumbing-heating-cooling-piping (PHCP) and industrial pipe-valve-fitting (PVF) industry, ASA is a one-stop-shop for legislative and regulatory advocacy, ongoing business intelligence, employee training and education and peer-to-peer networking. We're on the pulse of economic, social and political trends affecting your business, giving us the ABILITY to provide member company employees confidence in their abilities....and their customers confidence in their company.