• President/CEO

 

The Greater Eureka Chamber of Commerce is seeking a highly-motivated business and economic development professional with project management, marketing, event coordination experience, financial management, and outstanding interpersonal and team management skills. 

 

 

$81,000 - $98,000 Annually

Plus Excellent Benefits

Under the general or direct supervision of the Board of Directors of the Greater Eureka Chamber of Commerce the President/CEO is responsible for planning, and implementing all policies and procedures adopted by the Board.  The Chamber CEO has considerable latitude for the exercise of independent judgement and decision making within the limits of the policies and procedures established by the Board, and in implementing the day to day operations of the Chamber.  Serves as the Corporate Secretary unless delegated to a staff member.  Directly supervises the Operations Manager and provides general supervision and guidance to all staff.  Utilizes excellent customer relations skills in working with the Membership, public, local, state and federal officials and staff.  The Chamber CEO attends all Board and Executive Committee meetings and serves as a non-voting, ex-officio, advisory member to the board.

Desired Professional Experience

  • Dynamic recruitment, engagement, and retention, preferably for a membership organization
  • Tech savvy with experience in social media and marketing strategies
  • Business leadership and management experience
  • Advocacy experience
  • Professional relationship building
  • Staff development and retention, team building with an eye to succession and leadership development
  • Fundraising and creative event coordination
  • Grant management
  • Management of financial activities for a business or organization
  • Development of a rich organizational culture for employees and members
  • Representation of an organization to public and private outside entities and media
  • Issue research (e.g.: legislation, local code, ballot initiatives)
  • Situation analysis, problem solving, and plan execution

Desired Attributes

  • An energetic networking whiz! 
  • Passion for innovation
  • Motivated to accomplish goals
  • Stellar communication skills
  • Adept at working with community leaders
  • Strong negotiation skills
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision
  • Ability to work with a Board of Directors
  • Five years of relevant experience

Application Materials

Please provide the following information to apply:

  • Resume/CV
  • Cover Letter
  • Letters of Reference as well as email address and phone numbers for references

To Apply

  • Send your bundle of Application Materials to jobs.eurekaca@expresspros.com with the Subject line: Eureka Chamber CEO
  • Applications will be accepted until May 31, 2022 at 5pm
  • Interviews are tentatively scheduled for the week of June 6th
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