Chamber Executive Position Opening
The Columbia County Chamber of Commerce (New York) is seeking an experienced, community-focused leader to manage and motivate a seasoned staff and committed group of volunteers, to achieve goals as determined by the Board of Directors, and to implement and communicate the mission of the organization.
In addition to proven leadership in Chamber of Commerce programs, the new President/CEO should have a background in Economic Development and Tourism. The candidate should have experience in government relations to maintain and enhance the excellent community relationship that exists between the Chamber and City, County, State and National Representatives. Interest in utilizing and supporting higher education is important with Columbia-Greene Community College being prominent. The Chamber is a membership-based organization and members relations, and recruitment is essential to overall success. Event management experience is a plus as the Chamber hosts many events. The candidate should have experience in development and implementation of a technology strategy that will elevate communication with members.
The successful candidate must possess excellent interpersonal, communication skills and demonstrate a commitment to working collaboratively with the Chamber’s many partners.
The deadline to apply is March 10, 2021. Please submit resumes to 1 North Front Street, Hudson, NY 12534 or email email@example.com.