ASIS International, a professional membership organization located in Alexandria, VA with 35,000 global members seeks a dynamic leader to serve as its Director, Membership & Volunteer Engagement.
This position has primary leadership and management responsibilities for all aspects of membership management, membership recruitment, 230+ chapters and regions, and 35+ councils. This includes but is not limited to planning, directing, coordinating and administering membership recruitment and retention plans (in coordination with Marketing Team). The position evaluates effectiveness of strategies, services, materials, benefits and policies relating to membership; and works with marketing staff to strategize and develop membership efforts and related web content. Further, this position will serve as primary liaison to our volunteer leaders across the globe. The next few years will require this position to actively participate in reviewing and recommending a new membership model and volunteer engagement (chapter and council) model that will help carry ASIS International into the 21st Century.
Successful candidates will possess a bachelor’s degree and preferably at least 10+ years of progressive association and/or membership experience. An advanced education beyond bachelor’s degree and/or CAE designation is highly desired. Strong preference for individuals who have experience managing a membership or related department. Must have experience serving as a liaison to internal and external groups. Exposure and/or experience to marketing principles and tactics, particularly within an association environment, is important. Experience in the security industry and/or international experience is a plus.
We're looking for an individual with a proven track record for building relationships among and between staff and volunteer teams, and growing membership and volunteer engagement activity. Advanced ability to lead and develop staff, and to build a team centered atmosphere is desired. Must have significant knowledge and experience using CRM or comparable association management systems. NetForum experience is a strong plus.
ASIS offers an excellent employee benefits package including a rich health insurance plan, free parking, and a generous 401(k) and paid time-off programs. EOE/M/F/D/V
ASIS International is the leading organization for security professionals worldwide. Founded in 1955, ASIS is dedicated to increasing the effectiveness and productivity of security professionals by developing educational programs and materials that address broad security interests, such as the ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits, as well as specific security topics. ASIS also advocates ...the role and value of the security management profession to business, the media, government entities, and the public.