Employment Opportunities


Assistant General Counsel, Energy

Organization: NARUC
Description:

NARUC seeks highly motivated energy attorney.  Experienced in public utility energy law (Federal Power Act, Nuclear Waste Act, PURPA), energy regulation, federal agency and appellate litigation.  Experience with environmental law (Clean Air Act) and legislative experience both a plus.  DC bar, 3-6 years experience.  Salary commensurate with experience, excellent benefits.  Send resume, salary requirements to:  General Counsel, NARUC, Suite 200, 1101 Vermont Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20005, or email to jfarnsworth@naruc.org.  

 


Salary: Commensurate with experience, excellent benefits
Closing Date: March 13, 2015
Contact: Jody Farnsworth (jfarnsworth@naruc.org)
http://www.naruc.org

Minnesota Economist

Organization: Office of the Minnesota Attorney General
Description:

The Office of the Minnesota Attorney General seeks a Financial Analyst to join the Office’s utilities group, which advocates for residential and small business utility consumers in public utility rate cases and other financial matters.  This is an exciting opportunity for a qualified professional to join a highly committed team that makes a difference in the lives of Minnesota citizens.

 Job Duties:

 This position provides expert analysis and recommendations in utility rate cases and other matters on behalf of the Office, whose mission is to advocate for small business and individual customers.  This includes a broad array of important areas, including highly technical and complex research on rate setting, including evaluation of cost recovery requests, regulatory accounting, rate design, and other consumer protection issues.  Financial analysts present testimony in administrative hearings and assist in the preparation of comments and analysis for the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission.  The Office handles matters involving all sectors of public utilities, including electricity, natural gas, and telecommunications.

 Qualifications:

 A master’s or bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or business administration. 

  • Past utility or regulatory experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of the application of rate making principles.
  • Demonstrated writing skills with technical analysis.

 Applicant must have the ability to perform assigned job responsibilities with a high level of professionalism, have good academic credentials, outstanding financial, analytical, and communication skills, and excellent judgment and character.  Applicants must be able to serve the public with a high level of distinction and have the skills and work ethic to put forth the very best work for the people of Minnesota.  The selection process is highly competitive.

 This is a full-time position with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits.  Please forward a resume and cover letter to the following:

 June Walsh, Office of the Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson, 900 Bremer Tower, 445 Minnesota Street,

St. Paul, MN 55101,ag.jobs@ag.state.mn.us

 

The Office of the Minnesota Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer.  If you need reasonable accommodation for a disability, please call June Walsh at (651) 757-1199 or (651) 296-1410 (TTY).


 


Closing Date: March 13, 2015
Contact: June Walsh (ag.jobs@ag.state.mn.us)

Regulatory Attorney

Organization: Office of the Minnesota Attorney General
Description:

The Minnesota Attorney General’s Office is accepting resumes from experienced attorneys to advocate on behalf of individuals and small businesses in energy sector and utilities matters.  Assistant Attorneys General perform meaningful and challenging legal work and become involved in a wide variety of matters, including appearances before the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission and in court on behalf of the people of Minnesota.  Our attorneys pursue justice for Minnesota’s residential and small business utility consumers in a variety of circumstances, including rate cases.  This is an excellent opportunity to make a difference in the lives of everyday citizens in an important and rapidly-evolving area of practice.

 Applicants must have good academic credentials, well?developed written and oral communication skills, superior research and analytical abilities, and a professional work ethic.  Experience in the energy or public utilities sector and/or finance, accounting, or economics is preferred.  The selection process to become an Assistant Attorney General is highly competitive. 

 Applications.  Applicants may submit a cover letter and resume that includes relevant experience and academic credentials, including class rank, as follows:

 Office of the Minnesota Attorney General, Attention: June Walsh, 900 Bremer Tower, 445 Minnesota Street, St. Paul, MN  55101, ag.jobs@ag.state.mn.us

The Office of the Attorney General is an equal opportunity employer.  If you need reasonable accommodations for a disability, please call June Walsh at (651) 757-1199 or (651) 296-1410 (TTY).

 

 


Closing Date: March 13, 2015
Contact: June Walsh (ag.jobs@ag.state.mn.us)

Grant Accountant

Organization: NARUC
Description:

Job Description: National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners (NARUC), a 501c4 trade association, seeks a Grant Accountant with experience in Federal Grants. This position provides fiscal and administrative support services for total grant programs exceeding $4 million annually. Salary will be commensurate with experience and qualifications. The organization offers a generous benefits package.   

Responsibilities: This position will provide assistance on all aspects of award management as applicable to each grant. In particular, this position will provide high-level financial, accounting and administrative support for our current grants, program staff and consultants.

Requirements: 3-5 years of professional experience as a Grant Accountant or similar role, preferably in a non-profit environment.  A Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or Business is preferred.  Must also possess:  strong analytical skills, excellent oral and written communication skills, strong attention to detail, solid organizational skills and solid computer skills (in particular, proficiency with Microsoft Office software).   Please forward your resume and cover letter to:  Aida Timm, Director of Financial Grants Administration at atimm@naruc.org.  No calls please.


Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Closing Date: March 31, 2015
Contact: Aida Timm (atimm@naruc.org)

It Manager

Organization: NARUC
Description:

The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners, a 501c4 trade association engaged in improving the quality and effectiveness of public utility regulation, is recruiting for an IT Manager.  Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related technical discipline is required.  3-5 years professional experience as an IT Manager or similar position in a Help Desk capacity required.  Strong customer service attitude and communication skills also required.  Competitive salary and benefits package.  Interested applicants should fax their résumé, cover letter with salary requirements and a list of 3 professional references to 202-384-1553.  No calls please.

 


Closing Date: March 31, 2015
Contact: NARUC (aparraway@naruc.org)

Director of Communications

Organization: NARUC
Description:

The National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners, a 501c4 trade association engaged in improving the quality and effectiveness of public utility regulation, is looking for a Director of Communications responsible for developing and managing the Association’s public affairs and communications. This includes serving as the Association’s primary conduit with the media, writing speeches, statements and press releases, helping draft official testimony and other legal/federal documents, producing the Association’s internal newsletter and managing Web and social media presence, and coordinating logistics for and promoting the Association’s meetings. 5-7 years experience in public relations, journalism, or related field is required. Experience with utility regulatory issues is preferred. Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred. Strong customer service attitude and communication skills also required.  Competitive salary and benefits package.  Interested applicants should email their résumé, cover letter with salary requirements and a list of 3 professional references to  Commjob@naruc.org.  No calls please.


Salary: Competitive salary and benefits package
Closing Date: March 31, 2015
Contact: Commjob@naruc.org (Commjob@naruc.org)