ABC Keystone, a highly awarded, nationally recognized association operating out of Lancaster County, PA represents over 650 construction-related firms. ABC Keystone members are involved in commercial, industrial and institutional merit shop construction. A financially secure association with a staff of 13, ABC Keystone covers a 10 county area of South Central Pennsylvania.
The President & CEO serves as the Chief Administrative Officer, assists the board in formulation of the mission, goals and objectives, provides staff management and leadership, implements Board of Director policies, prepares the annual budget and maintains ABC's image as the spokesperson for the Merit Shop Construction industry. The President and CEO has regular contact with the Chapter's elected officers, Board of Directors and committee members on policy matters and other issues as appropriate and maintains relationships with other associations, industry and government officials to further the mission of the Chapter.
The successful candidate ideally has a minimum of a bachelor's degree, 5-7 years experience in a significant leadership role, and is knowledgeable of membership/trade associations or nonprofit organizations. Familiarity with construction a plus. Must have proven track record in effective leadership, public relations and involvement in professional organizations.
The successful candidate is also:
an excellent communicator both verbally and in writing
confident, professional and possesses well-developed interpersonal skills and abilities
skillful in budgeting and in methods of revenue production
highly effective at managing and developing staff
able to engage, mentor and motivate volunteers
a strategic thinker regarding areas for growth and development opportunities for membership
resilient in the face of challenges and seeks innovative solutions to problems
Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national construction industry trade association representing nearly 21,000 chapter members. Founded on the merit shop philosophy, ABC and its 70 chapters help members develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically, profitably and for the betterment of the communities in which ABC and its members work. ABC's membership represents all... specialties within the U.S. construction industry and is comprised primarily of firms that perform work in the industrial and commercial sectors.