The Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP)® is an independent, nonpartisan, nongovernmental organization dedicated to accelerating the transition to a clean, reliable and efficient energy future. We focus on the world’s four largest power markets, responsible for half of all power generation: China, Europe, India and the United States.

The Regulatory Assistance Project is an equal opportunity employer.


Can you provide a high level of expertise and seasoned professional experience to help guide RAP’s work in Europe, and to deliver policy and technical assistance to governmental and industry decision-makers? If so, our EU team just might be looking for you.

Our ideal team member will demonstrate that they:

  • Have a background in energy and environmental policy, with a particular focus in one or several areas including electricity retail markets, gas market regulation, distributed energy resources, the role of distribution system operators in the future energy system, electrification, tariff design and prosumerism.
  • Can help create public policy ideas, select best practices for public and industry consideration, and open opportunities to affect public policymaking throughout the region.
  • Are able to provide expert professional and technical assistance to RAP, our policy partners and to government, regulators and industry.
  • Can organise workshops, seminars, webinars and other means of information sharing among governmental decision-makers and other experts.

As a senior associate in our EU programme, not only will you play a critical role in our organisation, but your day will be filled with rewarding interaction.

The position is based in Brussels, Belgium. RAP offers a highly competitive salary/benefits combination that is commensurate with experience.

If you want to know more about the position, view the full job description.

Does this sound interesting? If so, we would love to hear from you.

Please send in your cover letter and resume by 15 February 2020 to [email protected], and refer to Senior Associate-EU Programme in the subject line.