Policy Fellow

Job Summary

Category:

Energy Efficiency/Conservation

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

All

Close Date:

01/25/13

Compensation:

Hours:

Day

Location:

Westborough, MA

Description

CSG is currently seeking a Public Policy Fellow for its Westborough, MA office. The position will be a one-year fellowship to support tracking of- and influence on- public policy related to energy efficiency and renewable energy. The Fellow will report to CSG's Policy Analyst and Senior Vice President of Policy & Advocacy.Responsibilities:

  • Support CSG staff on policy interpretation, dissemination, and presentation as well as coordinate advocacy activities
  • Coordinate efforts of a national coalition of clean energy businesses, the National SAVE Energy Coalition, with a mission of policy education and grassroots business mobilization
  • Collaborate with CSG’s Policy Analyst to:
  • Calculate CSG’s greenhouse gas footprint and manage associated compliance with the Climate Registry program
  • Manage small business lines and track relevant policy developments
  • Coordinate meetings and operations of CSG’s Policy Network of 25+ managers from CSG’s national offices
  • Attend public hearings at regulatory agencies
  • Assist in revising and submitting public comments to regulatory agencies
  • Manage grant funds received for policy research and development

 

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree or Master’s Degree in Economics, Environmental Studies, Public Policy, Political Science, or a related discipline
  • Ability to communicate with senior staff, at CSG and other industry partners, and coordinate their efforts
  • Ability to structure tasks for others to ensure timely follow through with clear direction
  • Some understanding of public policy development
  • Ability to provide timely research online and through phone calls
  • Superb written and oral communication skills
  • Organized, self-starter and innovative thinker with ability to identify opportunities and develop strategic plans to realize them

 

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

 

Compensation package includes paid holidays, 80% paid medical, 50% paid dental, paid life & AD&D and paid STD & LTD insurance coverage, plus employer matching retirement plan

 

Please apply online at: http://jobs-csg.icims.com

CSG is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Company

Conservation Services Group (CSG) is the leading provider of residential energy efficiency programs in North America. CSG has helped Americans make smart energy use decisions an important part of the way they live and work since 1984. The company designs, develops, and delivers innovative, results-driven programs. CSG employees are committed to a mission of delivering these comprehensive programs to help people use energy more wisely. Energy efficiency and renewable energy are our sole business, not one of a hundred departments in a large corporation. CSG provides proven expertise to utilities, state agencies, trade allies and homeowners, tenants, and property owners seeking to improve home durability, safety, air quality and comfort while saving money. We bring creativity and commitment to our goals of championing the development and use of safe, clean energy.

People who work at CSG say that it's a unique kind of organization - one that nurtures individual talents and inspires dedication. We share a commitment to our work and our mission. CSG has a collegial atmosphere, where people respect and encourage each other to help the environment and change the way our country uses energy. How about you; do you see yourself as a part of our team?