The following descriptions of the traditional duties of each chapter officer are provided strictly as a guideline or starting point for your chapter. You are encouraged to design your chapter officer job descriptions to suit your chapter’s unique needs.
Serve as liaison with local student chapter officers and faculty advisor, including:
CAR Director—ensures all necessary data is collected for submission of the Chapter Activity Report; reminds officers and other board members of key dates and deadlines for the CAR requirements; ensures submission of CAR form to HQ and RVP within the submission deadline; monitors chapter health status with regard to CAR measurements and suggests improvements
Community Affairs Director —coordinates chapter/member involvement in community projects
Business/Industry Outreach and Liaison Director —develops and maintains contacts in the local business community; serves as liaison/communication contact with local employers’ IE department heads and managers; ensures/facilitates communication about IE and about chapter events to key people in local companies
Webmaster—maintains chapter web page, performs updates on a regular basis, coordinates content and appearance, post program schedule, meeting descriptions, and direction, inserts links to IIE Web site and sites of potential interest to members.
Career Services/Job Bank Director —maintains files of member resumes and/or job openings and helps publicize both; contacts companies to solicit job vacancy announcements; coordinates other career/job search-oriented activities such as seminars on networking, resume writing, etc., visits/programs by local executive search firms; point of contact for headhunters, employers, and job-seekers.
Marketing/Communications/Public Relations Director —promotes the profession, the Institute, and the chapter’s programs and services; maintains a list of press contacts for the local newspapers and deadlines for submission to the Sunday paper, etc., maintains contacts with local radio and television stations; regularly forwards information, press releases, etc.