Website Manufacturers Association of Maine

Executive Director of Manufacturers Association of Maine

Portland, Maine based

Exempt – Full-Time

The Manufacturers Association of Maine is seeking a full-time salaried exempt Executive Director to lead the non-profit dedicated to supporting Maine’s manufacturing community and the nearly 29,000 employees who are employed within the state’s manufacturing industry.

MAMe is a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization comprised of over 200 members and representing the interests of manufacturers within the state of Maine.  The organization is looking to hire an Executive Director with proven leadership experience including the ability to:

  • Display strong relationship-management experience (within the organization, with members, and with third parties);
  • Work effectively with local, state, and national regulators;
  • Understand and feel comfortable in working with higher-education institutions;
  • Understand workforce development issues currently plaguing the state and industry;
  • Juggle multiple tasks and weigh priority of matters;
  • Manage budgets and contracts with vendors and third parties; and
  • Innovatively solve problems swiftly.

The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, non-profit management, business administration, or similar experience.  Said candidate will also possess:

  • excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • management experience in the manufacturing industry;
  • strong computer skills including ability to manage a CRM;
  • the highest levels of integrity;
  • ability to travel and work on an “as needed” basis at night and weekends when meetings should dictate;
  • strong organizational skills;
  • the ability to both work independently and be a productive member of a team;
  • passion for manufacturing in Maine; and
  • a positive, can-do, attitude

Deadline to submit cover letter and resume is May 27, 2022 at 5PM. Please submit to hiring@mainemfg.com

To apply for this job email your resume to hiring@mainemfg.com