Coordinator, Government Affairs

12 Mar, 2021


Coordinator, Government Affairs

National Association of Chemical Distributors
Rosslyn, VA
Position Summary: National Association of Chemical Distributors has earned the distinction of being named one of the 2019 Best Manufacturing Associations to Work for! At NACD, we value innovation, insight, hard work, and a commitment to improving business outcomes for our members. Selecting the right candidate for our Coordinator, Government Affairs position is central to our future growth and success. The Coordinator will be a member of a dynamic team that serves small and large businesses from the U.S. and globally within a highly competitive industry.


The Coordinator, Government Affairs will be responsible for supporting the efforts of NACD’s regulatory and legislative teams, including but not limited to grassroots advocacy and political action programs, and assisting with production of the annual Washington Fly-In.  This position also handles weekly newsletter development, research and writing issue papers as well as certain administrative tasks.



  • Conducts research on legislative and regulatory proposals
  • Develops content for NACD’s advocacy/regulatory sections of the NACD website
  • Writes articles for NACD publications
  • Develops Power Point presentations for NACD meetings and Webinars
  • Plans and organizes, with assistance from the Government Affairs team, the annual NACD Washington Fly-In
  • Assists with NACD Responsible Distribution PAC and activities
  • Works with the communications department to communicate advocacy messages to the membership.


The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:

  • Team player who supports co-workers
  • Minimum of bachelor’s degree
  • 1-3 years relevant experience working with government relations functions
  • Strong writing and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational and follow through abilities
  • Ability to learn complex legislative, regulatory and/or policy issues
  • Proficiency in Microsoft software applications


Total compensation for this position is market-driven and includes direct salary and comprehensive employee benefits. Qualified, interested candidates should forward a cover letter, resume, salary requirements and business writing sample to with “Coordinator, Government Affairs” in the subject line.

Job posted: 2021-03-12