Handles the internal administrative matters of the association. Directs all office management functions, including human resources, office equipment, facilities, and support services.
Directs all communications and public relations activities of the association. May include serving as spokesperson for the association and producing association publications.
Acts as the primary contact for the organization’s subgroups (chapters, sections, councils, societies, etc. Component relations professionals provide these groups with support on volunteer, financial, general management, and governance issues.
Manages the associations conventions and other meetings, books space, hires and directs service contracts, and arranges and coordinates all activities at the meeting site.
Develops and administers education programs for members specific to that industry or profession.
Directs the financial affairs of the association. Prepares financial statements, records, and reports.
Direct marketing activities, which may include research and sales analysis, brand development, pricing strategies, and product promotion.
Directs and administers the associations program to attract new members, as well as retain existing members.
Manages international activities, oversees meetings, chapter development, is liaison with national counterparts.