The American Public Gas Association (APGA) seeks an energetic, detail-oriented person to serve as a Director of Government Affairs. APGA's office is located on Capitol Hill. This position reports directly to the Executive Vice President.
Responsibilities include: representing the association’s interests before Congress and federal agencies; activating and involving association members on advocacy efforts; preparing comments in response to regulatory rulemakings; and seeking opportunities to advance association goals by meeting with congressional staff and other policymakers. Issues that will be handled by this position include building codes and standards, appliance efficiency standards/rulemakings, and other issues related to the direct use of natural gas. Excellent communication (oral and written) skills are essential. Experience in energy issues a plus.
Please submit resume, cover letter, and salary requirements.
About American Public Gas Association
APGA is the only not-for-profit trade organization representing America's publicly owned natural gas local distribution companies (LDCs). APGA represents the interests of public gas before Congress, federal agencies and other energy-related stakeholders by developing regulatory and legislative policies that further the goals of our members. In addition, APGA organizes meetings, seminars, and workshops with a specific goal to improve the reliability, operational efficiency, and regulatory environment in which public gas systems operate.