The Committee for Montgomery is searching for a part-time contractor to manage the organization.

This contract includes responsibility for overseeing the administration, programs and strategic plan of the Committee for Montgomery. Some of the key duties of this role are: government relations, fundraising, administrative, marketing, communication and community outreach. The contract requires attendance at monthly Board meetings and monthly Executive Committee meetings.

Plan of work 

Oversee Programming for the Organization

  • Lead the organization in a manner that supports and guides the overall mission, as defined by the Board of Directors.

  • Plan, execute, and secure sponsors for the Annual Breakfast, as well as other events that may, from time to time, be created by the Board of Directors.

  • Implement programs and policies that support the organization’s mission.

  • Plan and execute the monthly Board meetings

  • Manage the day to day operations including all administrative tasks.

  • Other duties as assigned by the Executive Committee of the Board of Directors.

Legislative Advocacy

  • Advocate for CfM’s Legislative Agenda with the State Legislature.

  • Maintain a current roster of the Montgomery County State Delegation.

  • Establish and maintain relationships with the Montgomery County State Delegation. 

Board Liaison

  • Oversee Board and committee meetings.

  • Communicate effectively with the Board and provide timely and accurate information pertinent for the Board to function.

  • Seek the Board’s involvement in policy decisions, fundraising and increase overall visibility throughout the County and the State.

Financial Oversight

  • Lead the organization’s fundraising effort to establish a new source(s) of revenue to strategically grow the budget over time. 

  • Be responsible for the fiscal integrity of the organization. Propose annual operating budget, ensure maximum resource utilization and keep the organization in a positive financial position.

  • Oversee the bookkeeping function and present monthly financial statements.

  • Where appropriate, review and approve contracts for services.

Communications and Marketing

  • Maintain a digital presence for the organization.

  • Oversee the website and social media accounts.

Spokesperson and External Outreach 

  • Serve as a primary spokesperson to the organization’s constituents, the media and the general public.

  • Establish and maintain relationships with various organizations throughout the County and State and utilize those relationships to strategically enhance the organization’s mission.



BS/BA in business management, public administration, or a related degree or comparable experience with 3+ years of experience in financial management of nonprofit or grant-funded organizations.  

Additional Requirements

  • Management experience within a non-profit organization required.

  • Knowledge of fiscal management principles, data analysis, and reporting required.

  • Knowledge and experience in managing large scale events required.

  • Knowledge and experience working in Montgomery County highly desired.

  • Government relations experience highly desired.

  • Knowledge and experience working in database management. 

  • Fundraising experience with corporate donors, as well as potential grantors. 

  • Ability to leverage personal, professional and organizational connections in a productive and strategic manner.

  • Strong and proven communication, presentation, technical writing and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines and deliverables.

  • Exceptional attention to detail.

  • Ability to work remotely.

  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office programs, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel.

TO APPLY: Send resume and cover letter to Marilyn Balcombe at mbalcombe@ggchamber.org November 8, 2019.

Strategic Plan

CfM Articles of Incorporation


Membership Dues