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The Michigan Energy Innovation Business Council (Michigan EIBC) and Institute for Energy Innovation (IEI)
are hiring a full-time Director of Legislative Affairs to coordinate our work at the Michigan legislature
and support other policy efforts.
Collectively, Michigan EIBC and IEI are the voice of the advanced energy industry in Michigan,
representing more than 140 companies to policy makers, convening thought leaders and experts,
crafting legislation and regulations, educating the public, and providing networking opportunities.
The chosen candidate’s policy portfolio will include:
o Legislative advocacy including meetings with legislators and testimony in front of committees
o Analyzing the impact of legislation on the advanced energy industry
o Support of the development of legislative priorities and key legislation
o Support of advanced energy sector-specific initiatives, including research and report writing
o Communication and collaboration with members of the advanced energy industry
Desired qualifications include:
o Experience working on issues related to energy policy and legislative affairs (preferred candidates
will have at least 3 years of relevant experience)
o Experience writing and analyzing legislation
o Ability to work and communicate in a bipartisan manner
o Strong network in Lansing, including among legislators and legislative staff
o Specific policy expertise in advanced energy including mobility/transportation electrification
o Experience communicating with business leaders and balancing the interests of multiple parties
o Ability to balance multiple tasks at once
o Ability to operate independently in a virtual work environment
o Willingness to step-in to help with any task to support a small team
o Strong written and verbal communication skills
o Strong networking and public speaking experience
Benefits: This position offers a competitive salary with generous benefits including vacation (4 weeks
paid), flexible work hours, parental leave, health and dental coverage, retirement contribution matching,
monthly cell phone and internet stipends, reimbursement for travel expenses, and reimbursement for
certain office expenses.
Location: Work from home in a virtual environment with a preference for candidates located in close
proximity to Lansing or with a willingness to travel to Lansing on a semi-regular basis.
To apply, please fill out this form (including attaching a resume and cover letter) by Friday December 17th at 5pm.
Send any questions to Jamie Scripps (firstname.lastname@example.org).