The Manager of Energy Research & Partnerships is responsible for managing all aspects of the IEI Technology Partner Roundtable, a select group of technology companies committed to advancing customer solutions and the future energy grid through innovative technologies and in partnership with IEI member electric companies. The Manager will engage technology company executives in IEI programming, meet annual Roundtable revenue targets, and support IEI meetings, events, and publications. The IEI Manager is also responsible for IEI content creation, for developing expertise in energy issues relevant to IEI, and for conducting energy research and analysis as directed by IEI's Senior Director and Executive Director. As part of this role, the Manager will serve as a liaison between IEI, the Edison Electric Institute, and other stakeholders.
The successful applicant will have:
Bachelor’s degree required. Graduate degree in business, economics, engineering, law, policy, or another relevant field preferred.
Three to five years of experience in a management position, responsible for developing energy-specific content and interfacing and communicating with executives in both small and large organizations.
Demonstrated understanding of electricity issues, especially related to the energy grid, customers, and state regulatory policy.
Previous experience in the electric power industry is critical. Must understand the energy technology landscape, power sector regulation, key industry policy issues, and emerging trends.
Must have strong analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to do data analysis using Excel.
Must be able to work collaboratively with a diverse set of internal and external stakeholders, manage time effectively, and have excellent verbal and written communication skills with an emphasis on clarity and precision.
Must have ability to generate and implement new ideas.
Internal Number: 2019-1059
About Edison Electric Institute (EEI)
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies. Our members provide electricity for 220 million Americans, operate in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and directly and indirectly employ more than one million workers.
Safe, reliable, affordable, and clean energy powers the economy and enhances the lives of all Americans.
EEI has dozens of international electric companies as International Members, and hundreds of industry suppliers and related organizations as Associate Members.
Organized in 1933, EEI provides public policy leadership, strategic business intelligence, and essential conferences and forums.