Director, Bankpac

American Bankers Association Washington , DC 20319

Posted 3 months ago

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  • ABA experts are the "go to" sources for bankers, policy makers and the media for credible information and insights for the banking industry. has Unmatched Scope and Scale

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ABA is seeking a Director of BankPac who will serve as the internal process and compliance lead for BankPac investment efforts; primarily interfacing with Political Engagement division teammates, ABA State-Association Alliance stakeholders and ABA's Congressional Relations team to effectively deploy $4M per election cycle.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Implement and enforce BankPac standard operating procedure for investments; identify and vet political investment opportunities for $4M political action committee

  • Daily compliance lead for BankPac, including FEC and LDA reporting, in partnership with outsourcing vendor

  • Responsible for creation and maintenance of BankPac Disbursement Budget and BankPac Engagement Report information

  • Joint responsibility with Manager, BankPac for flawless database of record

  • Support National BankPac Committee

  • Deputize special projects as assigned including candidate vetting in concert with broader political engagement team

Required Skills:

  • 4-year degree

  • 5-7 years of PAC experience, preferably with a trade association

  • Full understanding of campaign finance law and FEC regulations

  • Experience managing outside vendors

  • Ability to juggle multiple personalities and priorities, internal and external customers

  • Strong attention to detail, organizational skills and self-starter

  • Excellent conflict resolution, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills

  • Ability to adapt quickly to changing political environment

  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team

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