Location: San Diego, CA
Center for Sustainable Energy (CSE) is an independent, mission-driven nonprofit organization with offices in San Diego, Berkeley, Los Angeles and Boston. We accelerate the adoption of clean and efficient energy solutions via program administration, technical assistance, policy innovation, and other forms of market facilitation. We are uniquely positioned and engaged with a variety of stakeholders and market actors, including policy-makers, state and federal agencies, regional and local governments, utilities, business and civic leaders, and individuals. Our areas of focus include distributed energy resources (renewable energy, energy efficiency, energy storage, fuel cells, combined heat and power) and clean transportation.
Track regulatory proceedings, complete filings, and coordinate meetings related to CSE programs and policy initiatives. Perform basic technical and research work on a wide range of regulatory issues. Attend relevant stakeholder meetings. Assist with draft comments, summaries, and web postings.
What you’ll be doing:
- Track and summarize regulatory decisions, rulings, and proposals
- Synthesize and prepare policy briefs for the Policy Team
- Compile and coordinate materials for regulatory filings and submissions
- Maintain files and records to support regulatory compliance
- Assist Asst. Director and Policy Managers with logistics, including electronic correspondence, mailings and scheduling
- Perform other related duties as assigned
The ideal candidate:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Public Policy or related discipline or equivalent work experience
- 1 -3 years of related experience
- Regulatory Working knowledge of clean energy, environmental or related issues
- Strong writing and verbal communications skills
- Exceptional organization and time management skills
- Ability to prioritize and resolve problems
- Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills; knows how to deal appropriately and effectively with others
- Flexibility to respond to changes in priorities and demands for work
- Demonstrated high level of abilities of various computer software programs and fluency in using standard office software packages such as MS Office: Access, Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Acrobat Professional
- policy or local/state governments knowledge or experience
CSE is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.