Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International
December 19, 2017
Full Time - Experienced
4 Year Degree
Drones, robots, automated vehicles and more: Be part of the technology revolution in one of the hottest industries today!
We are seeking a high-energy, fast learner and self-starter to join a growing Membership team. This position will provide outstanding service to existing members and directly support recruitment efforts.
You will work with the director of membership on the critical efforts of member engagement and enrollment. This includes but is not limited to: responding to member requests and inquiries, maintaining records in database, sending member renewal notices, collecting documentation for special membership categories, researching innovative technology companies, performing initial outreach calls and emails, recommending targeted messaging and content, tracking campaigns and overall, ensuring an outstanding member experience.
You will see how an industry is built from the ground up, and will add valuable new dimensions to your capabilities.
Bachelor’s degree in English, marketing, public relations, communications, business administration, or related field.
1 - 2 years of experience or equivalent exposure in coursework or internships – research or customer service a plus.
Strong interpersonal skills – confidence communicating in person, on the phone, and by email.
Strong writing skills, including a firm grasp of tone, audience, and clarity.
Experience with an AMS/client database – NetForum preferred, SalesForce a plus.
Strong experience with Microsoft Office suite (Outlook, Word, Excel).
Ability to travel domestically and internationally – approximately 10% of the time.
You are an energetic and a self-starting professional ready to take on the next challenge.
Reliable, dependable and accountable. You don’t just put in your time, you have a strong work ethic, strong sense of accountability and are highly productive.
You are able to work within a team and across teams. You are deeply invested in contributing to not just your own success but the success of your teammates and organization.
An excellent communicator. You have excellent oral, written, and editing skills and an impeccable eye for detail.
You have amazing organizational skills, pay close attention to detail, and are able to effectively manage multiple projects and tasks at a time. Deadlines don’t catch you by surprise.
Your flexibility allows you to adjust to changing priorities and operate effectively in a fluid environment.
You have a hunger for learning, and aren’t satisfied unless you’re growing as a professional.
Tech Savvy. Comfortable with technology as a subject matter as well as in learning new skills.
Ready for leadership. You have great problem-solving skills, can help pull people and resources together for a common goal and are ready to work toward the next level of project ownership and accountability.
An association that has the stability and history of leading this industry for 45 years but the heart and passion to bring this emerging technology to market.
Invested in your success! We are not successful unless you are successful and growing— professionally and personally. We take the time to share our vision, provide mentorship and guide you on a path forward. We encourage and foster professional development which may include covering the cost of courses or conferences.
A team who works in a fast-moving, highly collaborative environment, offering great opportunities to work on and learn from across several departments and projects ranging from events to content to recruitment.
People who take our work seriously without taking ourselves too seriously; we are excited about shaping the world to come!
We are conveniently located in Arlington, VA, right in the Village of Shirlington—home to fantastic restaurants and eateries, Harris Teeter and other shops.
Benefits include health plan, 401k, fitness center membership and free garage parking.
Visit www.auvsi.org and www.xponential.org for more information about us.
Are You Ready?
If you think you have the potential to succeed, apply today. Send your resume to MWilbur@auvsi.org and tell us how you will take this job to the next level!
About Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International
The Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) is the world’s largest nonprofit organization devoted to advancing the global unmanned systems and robotics community. With members from industry, government, and academia, AUVSI is committed to fostering, developing, and promoting unmanned systems and related technologies.