The American Chemistry Council (ACC), a national trade association representing the world’s leading chemical and plastics manufacturers, currently has an opportunity for Senior Director, Policy Analysis & Statistics located in Washington, D.C. ACC represents its members on public policy issues; coordinates the industry’s research and testing programs; and administers Responsible Care®, the industry’s environment, health, safety and security performance improvement initiative.
The position is responsible for forecasting, analyzing, and documenting economic conditions affecting member companies of the American Chemistry Council (ACC). The position is also responsible for completing policy analysis as well as developing and maintaining economic models in support of ACC’s advocacy priorities. The position reports directly to the Managing Director, Economics & Statistics.
Required qualifications include a Masters’ degree in economics, policy analysis, finance, business administration or related field and at least 10 years’ experience as an economist and/or policy analyst. Demonstrated knowledge of statistical data series, economic analysis methods, forecasting techniques, and industry economics and dynamics are a must. Five years’ experience with a chemical company or chemical industry consultant and knowledge of public finance and taxation issues and issues relating to U.S. manufacturing competitiveness are preferred.
To learn more about us, visit our web site at www.americanchemistry.com. ACC offers a salary commensurate with experience and excellent benefits. If you meet the qualifications, please forward your resume and cover letter, including salary requirements firstname.lastname@example.org.
The American Chemistry Council (ACC) represents the leading companies engaged in the business of chemistry. ACC members apply the science of chemistry to make innovative products and services that make people's lives better, healthier and safer. ACC is committed to improved environmental, health and safety performance through Responsible Care®, common sense advocacy designed to address major public policy issues, and health and environmental research and product testing. The business of chemistry is a $558 billion enterprise and a key element of the nation's economy. It is one of the nation’s largest exporters, accounting for ten cents out of every dollar in U.S. exports. Chemistry companies are among the largest investors in research and development. Safety and security have always been primary concerns of ACC members, and they have intensified their efforts, working closely with government agencies to improve security and to defend against any threat to the nation’s critical infrastructure.