President/CEO

Job Posted 3/9/2022
Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce
777 Peters Ave.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
United States
Category Management
Employee
Full-Time
Experience Required
Degree Required
Job Start Date
5/2/2022
Application Closing Date
3/18/2022
Pay
$95,000.00 to $105,000.00 Per Year
Job Description

PLEASANTON (CA) CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
Position:
President/CEO
Salary:
$95,000-$105,000
Benefits:
Medical Insurance, Retirement, Expense Account, Mileage Reimbursement, Vacation/Sick Leave
Chamber Membership:
600
Chamber Budget:
 $500,000
Total Number of Staff:
4
Population of Area Served:
82,000
W.A.C.E. Academy Graduate:
Preferred

Description: 
The President/CEO is a key representative and advocate for business owners and employers in Pleasanton and the Tri-Valley Region working to promote and strengthen communities by building prosperity through a healthy economy and strong business sector.

 

The over-arching responsibilities of this position are to lead the Chamber by successfully implementing its strategic initiatives; growing revenues and membership; supporting a strong team and cultivating a world class work culture; working closely and productively with prominent business leaders; fostering positive relationships and advocacy with elected and appointed local, county, state, and federal governmental officials; serving as the Chamber spokesperson to the media; collaborating with public and private sector partnership organizations in the Tri-Valley region; and developing and implementing member programming that includes education, resources, and events to support business success. 

Ideal Candidate attributes:

 -Has proven leadership skills and understands the vital role that the Chamber plays
 in supporting and enhancing its business community
 -Private, nonprofit, or related management experience, including strong business
 acumen, personnel management, and functional knowledge of accounting principles
-The ability to cultivate and deliver value for membership
-Understanding of current political climate in the Pleasanton community and confidence
 to interact and achieve high visibility with city, county and state elected officials
-Adept at coalition building, relationship management, and negotiating complex agreements.
-Skilled in interpersonal, written, and public speaking communication
-A strategic and visionary approach to leading an organization
-Technologically proficient, with knowledge of contemporary communication strategies
-View the prospect of leading the Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce to the next level
 as an exciting opportunity

-A Bachelor’s Degree is required; an advanced degree in public administration, law, MBA, or another  

 related field is desirable

 

Deadline: March 18, 2022

Contact: Herb Ritter, herb@ritterclan.com                

   Search Committee
   C/O Pleasanton Chamber of Commerce
   777 Peters Ave.

   Pleasanton, CA 94566

Employer
Herb Ritter
777 Peters Ave.
Pleasanton CA 94566
United States