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ACTE Global (Association of Corporate Travel Executives) headquartered in Alexandria, VA seeks an Executive Director to lead a global not-for-profit trade association. ACTE Global seeks a dynamic, innovative, and engaging executive who has a significant track record in leading and growing global organizations, representing an organization publically, raising significant funding, effectively  managing and growing a P&L, and who has demonstrated that he/she can oversee all aspects of a global association’s programs and services. The Executive Director must be a decisive leader who can work well in a competitive industry environment and who can respond quickly to industry changes.

About the Organization:

ACTE Global (Association of Corporate Travel Executives) has a 30-year reputation for leading the way corporate travel is conducted. As a global association comprised of executive-level members in more than 100 countries, ACTE Global pioneers ground-breaking research, innovative education, and technological advances that make business travel productive, cost-effective and straightforward. ACTE Global advocacy and initiatives continue to support impactful changes in safety and security, privacy, duty of care and compliance along with traveller productivity that supports global commerce.

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To Apply:

A cover letter responding to the key qualifications and resume should be sent to by February 15, 2019.

About the Position:

Reporting to ACTE Global’s Board of Directors, the Executive Director is responsible for the organization’s consistent achievement of its mission and financial goals. The Executive Director, with the Board of Directors, develops the vision and direction of the organization. S/he formulates and executes strategies that support the vision and meet the needs of the membership mission.  The Executive Director represents the association to the members, media, general public, key industry stakeholders, other associations and government agencies domestically and internationally. The Executive Director will generally lead, engage, cultivate, and open new relationships with major sponsors and other partners, who are central to the mission of ACTE Global.

The Executive Director serves as an ex-officio (non-voting) member of the Board and the Executive Committee.

While ACTE Global is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, the Executive Director position requires significant global travel. The candidate must have the legal ability to work in the U.S. ACTE Global will not provide visa sponsorship. The Executive Director will be provided with a competitive salary and benefits package.

Minimum Requirements

Key Responsibilities:

Leadership & Management

Research & Education Programming

Communications, Marketing & Advocacy

Talent Management:


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