Associated Builders and Contractors of Rhode Island (ABCRI), a non- profit construction trade membership organization, seeks an experienced executive to lead the organization as its President. This is a one person operation with focus on membership recruitment and retention. Excellent organization and leadership skills a must. Experience in leading a membership organization highly valued. Lobbying and government affairs experience desirable. Salary and benefits based on experience.
Minimum 5 years of association leadership or equivalent industry management experience (participation in leadership programs, such as Institute for Organization Management, is a plus).
Experience in advocacy, lobbying, and government affairs.
Proven track record of membership development and retention.
Minimum 5 years of experience leading staff.
Track record of success developing and leading member-driven initiatives.
Proven track record of success developing and leading member-driven initiatives.
Proven ability to develop and spearhead strategy.
Strong belief in open competition and free market solutions.
Experience in the non-residential construction industry.
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.