Conservation Services Group

Manager, Policy and Advocacy

Job Summary

Company:

Conservation Services Group

Category:

Energy Efficiency/Conservation

Type:

Employee

Status:

Full Time

Relocation:

None

Industry:

All

Close Date:

10/31/13

Compensation:

Hours:

Day

Location:

Westborough, MA

Description

Position Summary:

Represent CSG as a policy advocate, assist CSG mangers be effective policy advocates, manage staff in the delivery of policy and Clean Energy Markets services, and develop an understanding of CSG’s use of proof of concept projects in policy advocacy.

 

  • Manage the implementation of Policy and Advocacy strategy initiatives across CSG. Develop and implement project plans, build teams and processes for the delivery of results. Educate managers and employees on the impact of policy changes and initiatives and their impact on CSG programs and clients.
  • Manage and maintain political, constituent and lobbyist relationships and leverage partnerships. Build coalitions that support influencing policy change.
  • Plan and conduct policy research nationally. Draft policies and develop processes to address areas of need.
  • Develop and oversee state-level strategy and outreach initiatives as opportunities are created, involving program staff as needed.
  • Develop and manage Policy and CEM staff in the delivery of services to internal and external customers.
  • Develop and implement advocacy strategies that engage staff in understanding the opportunities they have to advocate, as individual constituents, in support of CSG’s mission.

Requirements

  • BA/BS or equivalent, preferably in public policy administration
  • 5-7 years of regulatory environment experience. 5-7 years of previous project and people management experience.
  • Policy aptitude. Experience building coalitions, community organizing and public policy development.
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills. Strong people orientation and demonstrated relationship building skills. Problem solving capability.

 

Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

 

CSG’s compensation package includes comprehensive medical coverage with BlueCross BlueShield Blue Care Elect PPO, dental coverage with Delta Dental PPO, and vision coverage with EyeMed Vision Care; Employer paid life and AD&D insurance and STD & LTD insurance coverage; Plus paid holidays, PTO, and employer matching 401(k) 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?