The Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce (www.bgchamber.com) seeks a self-motivated, energetic, experienced individual to fill the position of VP, Partnership Services and join our award-winning Chamber team. This position is responsible for chamber partner retention and recruitment; programs & events and non-dues revenue. Under minimal supervision, responsible for overseeing all aspects of the partnership experience from partner benefits, programs & events, communications, etc.
Education/experience: College degree and sales experience required. A successful candidate will have excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills.
Training and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree required. Plus three (3) to five (5) years experience preferred.
Possession of a valid driver’s license.
Ability to be bonded.
Special Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Excellent organizational and administrative skills to manage multiple projects.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to work with and meet deadlines.
Ability to maintain the confidentiality of any information encountered.
Requires strong math and analytical skills.
Ability to make judgments serving the organization’s best interest.
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with employees, directors and clients.
Ability to operate a variety of office equipment, including but not limited to, computer, printer, calculator, photocopy machine, fax machine, telephone, and vehicle.
Experience with various software and/or Windows based applications including but not limited to, word processing, internet usage, and email applications.
Ability to use a computer for spreadsheet, data, presentation and word processing functions.
Ability to embrace change and respond to daily situations that arise.
Ability to handle multiple tasks required of a small office environment.
Possesses and utilizes the following traits: initiative, resourcefulness, thoroughness, accuracy, tact, firmness, sound judgment, and integrity.
A competitive salary + commission, commensurate with experience and excellent benefits are offered for the position.
Please send a letter of interest describing your strengths for this position, along with your resume, salary history, and salary range expectedby e-mail to Terry Daniels, at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please.
The position will remain open until filled.
About Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce
Incorporated in 1935, the Bowling Green Area Chamber of Commerce is a 5-Star Accredited Chamber by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and was named the 2009 Chamber of the Year by the American Chamber of Commerce Executives. As the fourth largest chamber in Kentucky, the Chamber serves as a premier business advocate for its more than 1,200 partners and is the driving force for economic development in South Central Kentucky. Its primary goals are to promote growth and success in the business community, reaching its small business partners and those in large industries alike. With leadership programs, governmental relations projects, educational initiatives and involvement opportunities, the Chamber aims to support the community and its neighbors in order to enhance the business climate and continue to grow the region.