Apply to serve on the 2018-2019 IABC International Executive Board (IEB)

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Apply to serve on the 2018–2019 IABC International Executive Board

Want to give back to the profession? Now is your chance! By serving on the international executive board for the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC), you’ll not only be exposed to the profession at the international level, you’ll make invaluable connections around the world.

IABC is the only global association dedicated to connecting and serving professional communicators. This is an opportunity to help shape the association so that our vision of having professional communicators at the heart of every organization becomes a reality.

Open positions

The IABC IEB nominating committee is looking for volunteer leaders to serve in the following positions:

Vice Chair

We encourage people to read through the Board Candidate Pack which provides essential information for a role on the IABC International Executive Board (IEB) as well as:

IABC’s vision, values and beliefs
Expectations and desired competencies
Financial and time commitments

Please note IABC’s Conflict of Interest policy, which limits active committee members’ ability to undertake paid work with the association.

How to apply

Complete an online application form.

Please be prepared to provide the following items for your application:

☐ Completed online application form. Note: Please expect to provide contact information for three references during the application process.
☐ Cover letter/statement.
☐ Current résumé or curriculum vitae.
☐ 60-second video.
☐ Upon submission of application, you’ll be asked to share 3–5 names and email addresses of individuals you have worked with or for in a volunteer capacity—not the same as references.

Applications must be in by Tuesday, 9 January, at 5 p.m. EST.

Any questions?

Please reach out to the governance department at