The Regulatory Assistance Project (RAP)® is an independent, non-partisan, non-governmental 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.

Open position

Senior Associate, U.S. Program [rate design focus]

The Regulatory Assistance Project helps energy and air regulators and NGOs navigate the complexities of power sector policy and regulation. Do you have experience in analyzing or preparing utility cost-of-service and rate design studies? If so, we just might be looking for you.

Our ideal team member will demonstrate the ability to:

  • Analyze policy developments in areas of relevance to RAP’s work, which may include power sector transformation, performance-based regulation, transactive energy, beneficial electrification, distributed energy resources, distribution system planning, energy efficiency, renewable energy, competitive electricity market design, transmission, grid modification, rate design, and energy-related climate and environmental regulation.
  • Support field activity as assigned, which may include attending conferences and workshops, making presentations, networking, identifying and developing opportunities for meaningful engagement, and providing direct technical and policy assistance to relevant stakeholders, in addition to supporting principals in their program work.
  • Establish and strengthen channels of communication (in-person, phone, written, and social media outreach) and influence by building effective working relationships with internal and external technical experts, allied professionals, policymakers, and other relevant stakeholders.

As a senior associate in our U.S. Program, not only will you play a crucial role in our organization, but your day will be filled with rewarding interaction in a global environment.

RAP offers a highly competitive salary and benefits combination that is commensurate with experience.

See the full job description here.

Please send your cover letter and resume by August 24, 2018, to [email protected], attention Nick Georges, operations manager, and refer to Senior Associate, U.S. Program in the subject line.

The Regulatory Assistance Project is an equal opportunity employer.