Manager of Government Affairs, Truckload Carriers Association
The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) is searching for a Manager of Government Affairs. This position is responsible for tracking and interpreting regulations and legislation for TCA’s leadership and membership.
The incumbent is expected to adhere to company policy and procedures and promote and foster a team-based work environment. The individual will demonstrate flexible and efficient time management and have the ability to manage and prioritize their workload. They must have the ability to work in a fast-paced environment while maintaining a positive and professional disposition. The individual must consistently report to work on time prepared to perform the duties of their position. Some travel will be required.
Develop and assist in maintaining relationships with fellow associations and Capitol Hill staff.
Research issues concerning the truckload segment of the trucking industry.
Support the association’s task forces, and committees including, but not limited to, Highway Policy, Independent Contractor Practices Policy, and Regulatory Policy, as well as the association’s Safety & Security Division and Call-on-Washington Program.
Collect, analyze, and interpret regulations and announcements appearing in the Federal Register.
Review rulemaking proceedings and communicate developments in a timely fashion.
Support the development of comments to submit to rulemaking proceedings.
Safety & Security Division
Support communications with the safety personnel of TCA members.
Assist in developing the program for the division’s annual meeting.
Support the administration of various TCA Award programs.
Provide administrative and logistical support as needed at the division’s annual meeting.
Provide administrative and logistical support as needed at TCA’s Annual Convention
Develop safety, policy, and related articles for TCA’s newsletter.
Ensure that safety, policy, and related content on TCA’s Web site is up-to-date.
Proficient in MS Word, Excel, and Outlook
Mature, goal-oriented, resourceful self-starter; able to work with minimal supervision; strong organizational, time management, analytical, written and verbal communication, and priority-setting skills.
BA/BS degree in a related field
Capitol Hill or association experience
Knowledge of VoterVoice software a plus
Ability to connect & communicate through various social media outlets
Experience using association management software
To apply for this position, send a cover letter, and résumé to the attention of David Heller, Vice President of Government Affairs, at email@example.com. No phone calls please.
TCA is an equal opportunity employer.
About Truckload Carriers Association
The Truckload Carriers Association (TCA) represents nearly 700 companies working in and serving the truckload freight industry. Collectively, TCA member companies employ several hundred thousand people across the US and Canada.
TCA is the only national trade association whose collective sole focus is the truckload segment of the motor carrier industry. The association represents dry van, refrigerated, flatbed, and intermodal container carriers operating in the 48 contiguous states, as well as Alaska, Mexico, and Canada. Representing operators of more than 200,000 trucks, which collectively produce annual revenue of more than $20 billion, TCA is an organization tailored to specific truckload carrier needs.