Meetings/Expositions/Events, Membership, Public Relations
4 Year Degree
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI), the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies, has an outstanding opportunity for a Director, Member Relations.
The Director will play a pivotal role in advancing EEI's membership functions and serve as the point-of-contact for members, prospects, committees, Board members, and other key audiences. The Director will develop and implement strategies to strengthen and deepen member engagement, retention, and affiliation with a focus on increasing member participation in EEI events, programs, committees and taskforces. Will maintain a deep understanding of member companies’ business models, organizational structures, and operational challenges and identify emerging issues affecting EEI and the industry. Will also manage various aspects of the EEI Convention and quarterly CEO meetings including the development of high-impact critical issue forums and speakers that align with industry trends and EEI’s policy and communication strategies.
The successful applicant will have:
Bachelor’s degree in a related field.
Minimum of 5 years of trade association or industry experience.
Minimum of 2 years of supervisory experience.
Understanding of EEI, its membership, and the electric power industry.
Leadership skills to develop a vision for member relations.
Strong management skills to ensure staff commitment to goals.
Excellent oral and written communication skills with the ability to successfully interact with individuals at all levels within EEI and member companies.
Ability to work on multiple projects with shifting deadlines and priorities.
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies. Our members provide electricity for 220 million Americans, operate in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and directly and indirectly employ more than one million workers.
Safe, reliable, affordable, and clean energy powers the economy and enhances the lives of all Americans.
EEI has dozens of international electric companies as International Members, and hundreds of industry suppliers and related organizations as Associate Members.
Organized in 1933, EEI provides public policy leadership, strategic business intelligence, and essential conferences and forums.