President & CEO of the Food Industry Alliance of NYS. The Food Industry Alliance of New York State, Inc. seeks applicants for the position of President & CEO. FIA represents the interests of the state’s multi-billion dollar grocery industry with a focus on government and trade relations. Diversity of skills/abilities required in the following areas: NYS government relations with oversight for lobbying and representation before state departments and agencies; administrative and financial management/budget preparation; written and verbal communications to include the writing of newsletters, trade publication columns, social media, press releases as well as serving as industry spokesperson to the media; and strategic planning with the capability to reach consensus from varying positions. Ideal candidate possesses working knowledge of NYS government, the grocery industry and/or consumer products field and association management. The selected candidate must reside in the Albany-Capital District Region. Salary is commensurate with job-related experience.
Résumés will be accepted through November 15, 2017 via email to FIAresume@gmail.com.