The Associated General Contractors of Alaska (AGC) is the leading construction association in the state serving 600+ companies. Our mission is to advocate for our members and the Alaska construction industry at large, provide educational opportunities, and to make the public aware of our members’ skills, talents, and integrity. Our members are the best in the industry, and we believe we have the best people to support them. We’re a supportive, collaborative team that works hard and has fun doing it. AGC relies on all staff to aid in the success of the organizations various events, committees, and programs. As a small staff it is important to our mission and members that we demonstrate the value of membership through our efforts. We are seeking an energetic, motivated individual to join our team in the Membership Director role to be primarily responsible for the solicitation and maintenance of membership and the benefit programs that are offered. This is a full-time in-office position with an amazing health and retirement benefit package. Salary DOE. Please review the full job description and qualifications below and submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Lauren Sharrock at Lauren@agcak.org.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Visits or contacts prospective members to explain benefits and costs of membership and to describe organization and objectives of the AGC
Collect and process new member paperwork and dues, working with the Accounting Director
Speaks to members at meetings and events about services available
Maintain AGC Databases (Membership, Email, etc.)
Manage member information directories including the verification of contact information, compilation for publishing, and online directory maintenance
Communicate with Events Coordinator on issues that matter to our members
Network with members and potential members to understand current industry issues and communicate them to staff
Staff liaison for the Membership Committee and Construction Leadership Council (CLC), and the UAA Construction Management Student Chapter
Manage and Update AGC of Alaska Website
Assist with all aspects of Online Plans management including: Account creation, user training, communicating with project owners, etc.
Attend multiple conferences per year across the state, represent AGC and run booths
Design flyers and advertisements for multiple organization activities
Assist in Social Media management
Bachelors degree preferred in communications, public relations, or similar field. Experience can be substituted for degree.
Minimum 2 years member relations background
Knowledge of the construction industry preferred
Familiarity and proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite, knowledge of Adobe Acrobat, Photoshop, and InDesign a plus
Knowledge of Weebly web content platform preferred
Knowledge of Weblink International or other association AMS preferred
Proficient use of the internet for communication and research
Ability to respond to common inquiries or feedback from members, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community
Ability to write and prepare brief articles and/or association updates for web and email postings
Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from association members and prospective members
About Associated General Contractors of Alaska (AGC)
AGC of Alaska is the largest construction trade association in the state, representing 600+ business members including general contractors, specialty contractors, and service/suppliers.