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Indianapolis Office
National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
3601 Vincennes Road
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Telephone: 317.875.5250
Fax: 317.879.8408

Washington D.C. Office
National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies
122 C Street N.W.
Suite 540
Washington, D.C. 20001
Telephone: 202.628.1558
Fax: 202.628.1601

Employment at NAMIC

Current NAMIC Job Postings



COMPANY: NAMIC
www.namic.org

Job Title: Vice President of Public Affairs

Location: Indianapolis, In


The National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC) is a thriving national trade association working for mutual property/casualty insurance companies and their policyholders at the state and federal levels. Headquartered in Indianapolis with a Federal Affairs office in Washington, DC, NAMIC is the largest property/casualty insurance trade association in the country. Regional and local mutual insurance companies on main streets across America join many of the country’s largest national and international insurers to call NAMIC their home. NAMIC has been named to the list of “Best Places to Work in Indiana” each time it has entered.

We are currently searching for a Vice President of Public Affairs who will report to the President/CEO and serve as a member of the senior leadership team at the headquarters location. This individual will be responsible for the development, management, and/or coordination of a broad range of NAMIC media relations and communications efforts. This professional will work closely with the state and federal advocacy functions and view them as key customers.

Important responsibilities will include:

  • Working in a team effort with advocacy, public policy and membership functions to raise NAMIC’s presence/impact with key audiences.

  • Overseeing development and management of critical NAMIC communications including electronic media (web, social media) and print.

  • Overseeing the development of messaging for multiple association audiences.

  • Managing and mentoring staff involved in areas such as digital media/web, writing and editing.

The well-qualified candidate will have a very collaborative and upbeat work style. Prior experience in forging positive relationships with internal customers and being both flexible and adaptable is important for success in this role. Experience with advocacy messaging, media relations, forging industry communications relationships and serving as a chief editor for publications would be optimal. He or she must be actively engaged in social media, as well as having business-related experience using social media as a way to advance advocacy and other communication initiatives.

Additional qualifications include but are not limited to:

  • Bachelor’s degree in journalism, public affairs, communications or a related field.

  • Five years of experience in a management role preferred.

  • A background in the insurance industry is preferred with experience in a trade association or advocacy-driven environment a plus.

  • Extensive writing experience with a variety of print and online communications media is optimal. Speech writing experience a plus.

  • Experience in building, mentoring, and coaching a team of public affairs/communications specialists

NAMIC is a stable, strong and growing organization (www.namic.org). This position comes complete with a competitive compensation and benefits package. Qualified candidates should send a resume and cover letter that includes salary expectations to the Human Resource Director at: publicaffairsvp@namic.org

About Employment at NAMIC

How do I apply for a position with NAMIC?

Available positions will be posted above as "Current Job Postings." Qualified individuals should send their resume and salary expectations to:

  • E-mail: Please use the e-mail posted for each specific job opening
  • Fax: 317-872-4061
  • Mail: NAMIC
    Attn: Human Resources
    3601 Vincennes Road
    Indianapolis, Indiana 46268

NAMIC is an equal opportunity employer.

2013 Best Places to Work in Indiana


2013 Best Places to Work in Indiana

NAMIC was named by the Indiana Chamber of Commerce the 6th best medium-sized company to work for in Indiana. The association's ranking was announced on Thursday, May 2 at an award's banquet in Indianapolis. Accepting the award on behalf of NAMIC were (pictured) Chuck Chamness, president and CEO, and Gregg Dykstra, general counsel and COO. What makes NAMIC a great place to work? "Our corporate culture is professional and respectful, yet friendly," according to Chamness. "Our entrepreneurial environment provides creative opportunities and supports taking ownership for one's job. We try to hire and keep employees who are mature, skilled, dedicated professionals – people others want to work for."

Posted: Monday, July 29, 2002 12:00:00 AM. Modified: Friday, July 25, 2014 9:39:20 AM.

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