Pennsylvania Motor Truck Association
Job Summary: The position is responsible for leading and directing the efforts of staff and volunteer members to develop and advocate resources for the trucking industry.
ORGANIZATIONAL STATUS: Reports directly to the Board of Directors.
As the most senior staff position within PMTA, the President is responsible for the overall strategic leadership of the organization to ensure its future relevance, credibility, and viability. Also, the President is responsible for establishing PMTA's objectives and priorities and for reviewing and evaluating the progress and work of the staff for completion of objectives and performance goals.
WORKING RELATIONSHIPS: To assure the best results, the President actively facilitates collaboration and partnerships by involving members and by personally promoting participation, membership, volunteerism, and philanthropy, with PAC, Chapters, and other outside organizations.
INTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS: Works directly with the Board of Directors and the Executive Committee to develop organizational policies in support of PMTA's mission. As the leader of the senior management team, the President guides the development of strategic and operational plans for management.
EXTERNAL RELATIONSHIPS: The President works directly with PMTA's lobbyists in developing plans to advocate the importance of the industry and its issues, to government agencies, regulators, the administration and the legislature in conjunction with the board. The President also will work with leaders of other organizations with similar interests, such as the Chambers of Commerce, highway builders, safety organizations, State Police, FMCSA, and others.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES: • Provides PMTA with the vision and leadership to carry out the Board's policies.
• Maintains staff and members focus on its mission,
• Seeks out opportunities to improve PMTA's operations and recognize opportunities for shifts in organizational changes.
• Develops and oversees policy and strategies for financial management including all revenues, expenses and investments.