Apply - Executive Director
The Newport Area Chamber of Commerce is searching for a new Executive Director of the Board. If you are interested in this part-time position, please see the job description and fill out the application with a resume and return it to:

Brandy Waterman
PO Box 1021
New London, NH 03257
Or
brandyz21@hotmail.com


Executive Director Job Description
Employee Type: 15 hours, part time, salary                     Position Reports to: NACC Board of Directors
 
General Position Description:
The Executive Director is responsible for the overall management of the Newport Area Chamber of Commerce (NACC), including membership and business operations.  The Director, along with the Board of Directors, establishes clear goals, priorities and a strategic direction for the NACC and champions the Chamber’s vision, mission, and values within a community.
Newport Area Chamber of Commerce Mission Statement: As the Newport Area Chamber of Commerce, our mission is to promote the growth and prosperity of the area served by Newport, New Hampshire, to promote its general welfare, and to foster its commerce and trade.
Responsibilities: 
  • Work with the Board of Directors to develop and implement the NACC short-term and long-term objectives, to establish committees and to make decisions on allocations of resources. Monitor and report progress of objectives on a regular basis.
  • Plan, organize and oversee daily operations of the NACC, develop, and maintain records of Chamber members, partners, and key contacts.
  • Maintain records of events, activities, and communications.
  • Manage a budget in consultation with the Board of Directors.  Maintain and report accurate accounts of the finances; manage monthly cash flow and budget statements.
  • Build trust within the community, develop relationships with membership and keep members informed through regular communications, news bulletins, meetings, and networking activities, which may include nights and weekends. 
  • Participate as a Board of Directors member on ECON
  • Ensure compliance of accepted business practices, contracts, government regulations, employment standards and bylaws.
Qualifications:
  • Strong leadership skills and excellent written and verbal communications skills
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter who works well under limited supervision
  • Organized, efficient, resourceful, and dependable
  • Ability to manage a variety of projects simultaneously and to meet deadlines
  • Strong public speaking, interpersonal and negotiating skills
  • Proficiency in major office computer applications and social media platforms
  • Knowledge of the Newport, NH business area preferred
  • Experience with other business associations, or no-profit associations is an asset
APPLICATION FOR EMPLOYMENT
An Equal Opportunity Employer - All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Incomplete information could disqualify you from further consideration. Please complete all fields. Attach an updated cover letter and resume to be fully considered for the position. 
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Newport Area Chamber of Commerce is an equal opportunity employer. Newport Area Chamber of Commerce does not discriminate in employment on account of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status, or unfavorable discharge from military service.
I understand that neither the completion of this application nor any other part of my consideration for employment establishes any obligation for Newport Area Chamber of Commerce to hire me. If I am hired, I understand that either Newport Area Chamber of Commerce or I can terminate my employment at any time and for any reason, with or without cause and without prior notice. I understand that no representative of Newport Area Chamber of Commerce has the authority to make any assurance to the contrary.
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