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Senior Public Affairs Advisor – Energy and Environment

Company Confidential
Washington, District of Columbia 20006
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time
The Washington D.C. office of an international law firm seeks a Senior Public Affairs Advisor to join a dynamic energy practice that works with clients on federal legislative and regulatory issues related to energy, environment, natural resources and climate policy and regulatory matters.

Job functions include:
• Maintaining a current working knowledge of energy-related government programs across numerous agencies and research institutions.
• Managing and preparing government grant, loan, and procurement applications.
• Identifying and building relationships with key federal and state government officials, industry representatives and other leaders in the energy & cleantech sector.
• Developing and maintaining positive relationships with appropriate industry associations, working groups, and NGOs, and playing a leadership role in those groups to help leverage their influence on behalf of clients.
• Attending industry events and conferences for both current client objectives and potential business development opportunities.

Requirements

• Bachelor's degree in finance, economics or public policy. • Minimum of five years of experience in the energy/environment policy arena, with Capitol Hill experience preferred. • Experience in writing or reviewing applications for federal agency grants or loan guarantees. • Solid understanding of project finance preferred. • Strong understanding with federal energy policy including statues and regulations and the Congressional appropriations and legislative process. • Familiarity with emerging technologies and the Renewable Fuels Standard. • Excellent written and oral communication skills; ability to balance multiple projects; attention to detail; strong organizational skills; extensive computer skills including MS Office, excel, and search engines; ability to work well in fast-paced work environment, strong work ethic and flexibility and willingness to provide high level of client service. Please forward a resume and cover letter. Inquiries will be held in strict confidence. EOE. M/F/D/V
Posted: 2020-03-23 Expires: 2020-04-22

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Senior Public Affairs Advisor – Energy and Environment

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