Federal Policy Senior Research Analyst - ACEEE

Opportunity Type: Job

ACEEE seeks a senior research analyst to engage in research, policy development, and outreach on federal energy efficiency policy in the United States. This is an exciting position for someone looking to have real-world impact by advancing effective programs and policies that benefit consumers and the climate. The person in this position will coordinate and steer a variety of research and outreach projects, working closely with energy efficiency experts in the federal policy program, other ACEEE policy and technical teams, and external organizations.

The core responsibilities of the position include

  • Conducting research on federal regulatory issues and programs, including the role of energy efficiency in federal housing, industrial, climate, health, and finance and securities programs
  • Conducting research on federal energy efficiency policies, including estimating energy savings, emissions reductions, and equity impacts from proposed energy efficiency legislation
  • Providing comments on proposed regulations and engaging in outreach to federal agencies and Congress
  • Developing policy fact sheets, blog posts, and funding proposals and reports  

The analyst will work on projects of high visibility in the energy efficiency and policy communities. The position includes engagement with national leaders in energy efficiency as well as an opportunity to develop expertise in multiple policy and research areas.

Preferred start date: on or about June 2021   

Salary: Commensurate with qualifications and experience. Salary range is $58,271 - $87,406. ACEEE’s generous benefits package includes medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance coverage; a 403(b) retirement plan; transportation and bike share benefits; and three weeks of vacation in the first year and four weeks thereafter.  

To apply: Send a cover letter, resume, and brief (1–2 pages) writing sample by May 17th, 2021 to job_openings@aceee.org and use “Federal Policy Senior Research Analyst” in the subject line. We do not accept phone calls.