Communications/Editorial, Marketing, Project Management/Program Development
4 Year Degree
Reports to NTDA President and work with her to receive training in all aspects of the Association (ongoing).
Responds to member inquiries in a timely manner.
Researches opportunities to bolster membership by finding prospective members through: Web research, trade shows and events, reviewing competitive Association’s membership bases, via marketing campaigns and other methods.
Contributes to formulation and execution of a comprehensive marketing and branding plan to increase membership and develop strategies that will ensure continued growth of the Association by engaging new markets.
Actively participates in industry trade shows, networking receptions, conventions, programs and events, training programs, or other meetings as needed by helping to recruit new members. Participates in event set up and tear down as needed.
Creates/issues membership and prospect?related reports for the President, Board of Directors, members and strategic partners as needed.
Assists with event registration, on?site badge/packet/material distribution during Annual Convention.
Participates in running of annual golf tournament.
Manages conference?related surveys and other member surveys and makes suggestions for improvements based on member feedback.
Oversees “Next Generation” program designed to encourage younger individuals within member organizations to participate in Association programs and services and to provide relevant training opportunities.
Contributes content for and proofreads NTDA publications TrailerTalk, NTDA eNews, Membership Directory, membership recruiting brochures, sponsorship brochures, Media Kit, and other corporate collateral as required.
Writes, edits, and proofreads PowerPoint Presentations, charts/graphs, brochures, flyers, advertisements, invitations, literature, surveys, reports, speeches, scripts, videos, as well as other materials and/or documents as needed.
Researches and utilizes engagement tools, including public relations, social media, and emerging communications technologies for the NTDA and its members.
Utilizes social media for the betterment and goodwill of the Association and the industry. Assists in creating content for corporate videos and posting them on YouTube or other sites as needed.
Maintains posting of content on the NTDA Web site, www.ntda.org, and for Association applications.
Prepares registration confirmation notices, printed Event Guide, electronic communications, membership brochures, banners and signage, and other materials as needed.
Conducts Web?based research and other resources as required to grow the Association, its programs and services and to analyze competitors.
Acts as a goodwill ambassador for the NTDA and the semi?trailer industry at all times.
Two years of communications, editing and writing experience required. Non-profit trade association experience a major plus.
Internal Number: 004
About National Trailer Dealers Association
Established in 1990, the National Trailer Dealers Association (NTDA) represents more than 800 companies that sell, manufacture, lease, and repair semi-trailers and trailer parts and accessories throughout North America. Affiliated industry service providers also belong to the Association. The NTDA provides Federal Excise Tax information through a hotline manned by tax specialists; education; and valuable member programs and services. The NTDA produces an annual convention and exhibition that features new product introductions, world-class educational programs, networking opportunities, and a Golf Tournament that benefits the NTDA Scholarship Program. The Association maintains its administrative headquarters in Howell, MI. The NTDA also helps members stay abreast of legislative and regulatory issues that stand to impact the industry. For more information, visit www.ntda.org.