The Greater Irvine Chamber is one of the leading chambers of commerce in the nation, and it is accredited by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce.
The President & CEO reports to the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of the Chamber and leads the professional staff of the Chamber, which generally numbers between twelve and fifteen. The President & CEO is responsible for carrying out the strategic business plan established annually by the Board of Directors, for fundraising and sound fiscal management, for liaison with elected officials and professional staff at the City of Irvine and in other local government agencies, for liaison with other community and non-profit organizations, for maintaining and growing Chamber membership, and for overseeing the Chamber’s tourism and
economic development activities.
Minimum of bachelor’s degree required. At least five years of senior-level management experience is required and prior experience with chambers of commerce or community non-profit organizations is preferred. Residence in or relocation to Orange County, California is required. Salary is negotiable; anticipated range: $175,000-$200,000.
The Chamber has appointed an eight-member Search Committee to review applications,
interview qualified applicants, and select a candidate to recommend to the Board of Directors as
the next President & Chief Executive Officer of the Chamber.
The application form must be completed and submitted by every interested applicant. You may submit a resume and/or other materials with your application if you wish, but you must still complete the application form in order for your application to be considered by the Search Committee.
The deadline for receipt of completed applications is 5 p.m., February 28, 2017.