Join Our Team! | Director of Member Experience

November 17, 2023

The Story

The Arvada Chamber of Commerce is looking for a Director of Member Experience to join our team. The Arvada Chamber of Commerce is committed to providing a WOW experience for our members. The Member Services Team at the Arvada Chamber is the best of the best at ensuring that we clearly understand, communicate, and deliver on the needs of our members. They apply creative solutions to ensure that all members are supported in the way they need.

Your Day-to-Day

Oversee Member Engagement and Renewals

  • Work closely with VP of Member Services to  implement a member engagement strategy
  • Follow-up on member renewals and invoices  to ensure a minimum 80% retention rate of current members
  • Regularly meet with members to assess that their level of membership is meeting their needs and discuss additional activation points (marketing, event sponsorship, membership upgrades) 
  • Understand all components of the Member Action Plan and be able to effectively support members in activating their membership
  • Ensure the full Chamber staff understands member benefits and can communicate them when working with members or potential new members
  • Identify programmatic gaps  and communication needs related to member engagement

Oversee Chamber group growth and engagement

  • Manage the member engagement in Networking Groups (including both industry exclusive and non-exclusive groups, Inspiring Women, Arvada Young Professionals and Industry Power Groups)
  • Ensure a clear understanding of all membership groups and define what staffing resources are needed to place people in groups
  • Coordinate with Chamber Staff to ensure appropriate support and staffing resources are dedicated to attending meetings and communicating with the groups
  • Develop sustainable communication strategies that support group needs and understanding of the Arvada Chamber
  • Manage invoicing and collection of group fees

Support Chamber programming and events

  • Organize and execute  Chamber networking events including Business Before/After Hours and industry-specific networking events
  • Support the delivery of Chamber programs and events  through promotion, planning support, and attendance as needed/requested
  • Based on member feedback determine opportunities for new and/or update member programs and events

Member communication

  • Determine direct communication needed for members and develop the appropriate content in coordination with the Chamber Marketing & Communication Director
  • Communicate directly with members who have upgraded benefits included with their membership to ensure they are utilizing them
  • Monitor social media platforms and provide Chamber resources back to the community at large including the member directory, events, etc.
  • Learn Chamber communication platforms including Emma, Hootsuite, social media, and Canva to ensure internal cross-training and support
  • Lead both staff and members in training on Cloverleaf

Support membership growth

  • Work with the Director of Member Outreach and Growth to engage with potential new members to support organizational performance measures related to membership growth are achieved

General Duties for the Director of Member Experience:

  • Attend regular staff meetings and events
  • Make connections between members and partners to help others build their professional networks
  • Support general office needs including phones, greeting guests, office cleanliness, etc.

Must-Have Skills

  • Customer service: Maintain a high level of engagement, empathy, problem-solving, and communication with internal and external partners
  • Flexibility: Adjust to short-term change quickly and calmly, so that you can deal with unexpected problems or tasks effectively
  • Project/process management: Manage priorities, processes, timelines, organized record keeping and task deliverables across a variety of overlapping projects
  • Interpersonal Savvy: Maintain high-energy and positive attitude when dealing with various personalities and differences of opinion in a collaborative environment 
  • Business development: Form and nurture long-term partnerships that lead to growth opportunities between members
  • Interact well with others from a diverse set of backgrounds: Uphold the Arvada Chamber Inclusion purpose:   “Belonging is at the heart of our core values and work at the Arvada Chamber of Commerce. By creating an inclusive environment we will empower new perspectives, solutions, and opportunities for our local economy and serve our mission as a champion for advancing ALL businesses and employees in Arvada.”
  • Public speaking and presentation: Excellent written, phone, and verbal communication abilities that command audience respect
  • Technological proficiency: Comfort with technology including Google suite, basic social media and contact management

The Environment

The Arvada Chamber team is dynamic and committed to the success of our organization and community. While team members are given flexibility – they are held accountable to performance measurements to ensure objectives are achieved. Early mornings and occasional evening meetings are a part of our work and all team members are asked to attend as appropriate. Applicants must be able to travel efficiently to off-site meeting locations throughout the region. The Chamber team embraces our team values and will be seeking candidates who are willing to commit to the culture we have built.

Perks of the Job

  • Salary of $65,000/year
  • Competitive medical, dental, and vision benefits
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • 3% match on IRA
  • Unlimited paid time off within guidelines of organizational policy
  • Flexible work environment
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Regular team building

Ready to apply for Director of Member Experience?

Submit your resume via email to No phone calls, please. We’re an equal-opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.


Related Articles

Subscribe to receive Arvada Chamber news, resources, and events!