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Thursday, 23 September 2021

Dumfries & Galloway Chamber of Commerce are looking for a Member Services Manager - Do you have a passion to help businesses of all sizes region wide? Do you want to help businesses grow and develop? If the answer is yes, this could be the role for you....

The role of Member Services Manager is a challenging and rewarding one, you will be the face of DGChamber. 

Helping businesses region wide to grow and develop - 
 
 
 
MAIN PURPOSE OF THE ROLE. 
 
Recruit new members and ensure that CHURN is kept to a minimum.   
Work with the President, Directors and staff to ensure a sustainable Chamber and to create long term growth through the introduction of such schemes as will add value either to the Chamber itself or by adding value to the membership. 
 
REPORTING TO  
 
The President  
 
MAIN RESPONSIBILITIES 
 
Work with the Chamber team to maintain regular contact with the membership. 
 
Using electronic communication methods  promote Chamber events and services. 
 
Plan and deliver a series of planned events supporting members, introducing key stakeholders and MP/MSPs across our region. 
 
Recruit new members using whatever method of contact is appropriate. 
 
Manage CHURN within the membership. 
 
Develop, organise and maintain an up to date CRM System. 
 
Work with the President to carry out research about Members requirements and to seek out their issues so that appropriate programmes can be put in place to meet their needs. 
 
Work with the President to put in place a ‘Partners for Business Growth Strategy’.The funds derived from this source will be used to fund ongoing growth and development. 
 
Develop Sponsorship opportunities either to assist with events or to provide tangible services or projects. 
 
Examine good practice in other Chambers or organisations to see how these might benefit the Chamber 
 
Represent the Chamber at events or functions as required and work to ensure the Chamber profile is maintained at a high level. 
 
Work with partners and stakeholders at local, national and government level to oversee, input and at times manage projects which will contribute to development of the local economy 
 
Carry out such other tasks as may be required by the President 
 
 
SKILLS REQUIRED 
 
First class interpersonal skills. 
Ability to work on own initiative. 
Able to deal with company management and public officials at the top level. 
A good team player. 
Effective manager of time 
Flexibility in working hours 
Good management skills 
A people’s person. 
Able to arrange, coordinate and deliver virtual and face to face events  

 

Title                   Member Services Manager 

Hours                Full Time
 
Salary                £25,000 - £30,000 subject to skills and experience 
 

Interested? Send a cover letter and C.V. to president@dgchamber.co.uk

 

Closing date: 5pm, October 14th 2021, Interviews take place 18-22 October 2021

DGChamber are Hiring!