Director, Policy and Government Affairs (Electrification)

Other United States United States


Description

Position at Enphase Energy

Our mission at Enphase Energy is to advance a sustainable future for all.

Today, our intelligent microinverters, which turn sunlight into an affordable, safe, reliable, and scalable source of energy, work with virtually every solar panel made, and when paired with our award-winning smart battery technology, we engineer one of the industry's best-performing clean energy systems. To date, we have installed more than 36 million microinverters on more than 1.5 million homes across 130 countries.

Like our customers, our innovative teams are also worldwide, making Enphase Energy a truly global company. We are one of the fastest growing and most dynamic energy companies in the world. Nimble and acutely focused on developing ground-breaking solar energy management technology, each of our teams have a shared goal of creating a carbon-free future.

At Enphase we are also committed to diversity and inclusion. Developing cutting edge technology requires a workforce as diverse as the populations we wish to serve. We are a values-driven company that puts people and their power at the center of our shared energy future.

Join us on our mission!

Enphase Energy is looking for an individual that is interested in working as a member of our Policy and Government Affairs Team.  This Director level position will report to the Senior Director of Policy and Government Affairs and be responsible for supporting federal, state and local level policy and regulatory engagement in the Eastern U.S.  Preferred location for the position is Washington, D.C. with willingness to travel regularly.    

Key Responsibilities

Track and monitor all state and local policy and regulatory activity relevant to the successful implementation of Enphase’s products and services including but not limited to markets for vehicle electrification (i.e., vehicle to grid integration), grid services and microgrids

Direct participation in federal, state and local stakeholder proceedings related to electrification and any other stakeholder processes that advance the implementation of Enphase products and services

Engage with national and regional trade associations through participation in relevant committees to advanced policy and regulatory goals important to Enphase

Provide subject matter expertise as a member of a number of cross-functional teams to inform product development, marketing, business development, sales, and investor relations

Track and monitor government funding and procurement opportunities and work on cross-functional team to inform the development of RFP proposals for product demonstration, commercialization and procurement

Work with internal and external legal counsel to advise on policy and regulatory issues that inform and impact, market development and development initiatives

Provide analysis and recommendations for consideration by the executive team to help inform business decisions related to product development, market participation and competitive strategy

Skills, Knowledges, Special Attributes

Thorough knowledge of federal and state policy and regulatory stakeholder processes including experience intervening in proceedings

Strong understanding of policy and regulatory drivers for vehicle electrification (i.e., vehicle to grid integration), distributed energy resources (DERs) including existing incentives, interconnection tariffs, rates, and procurement programs

History of successful participation in high-profile policy and regulatory proceedings

Demonstrate ability to communicate effectively by distilling complex issues into clear succinct policy and regulatory recommendations

Ability to multi-task and work effectively in a challenging fast-paced environment

Strong people management skills and experience working on cross-functional teams as a leading contributor on policy and regulatory issues

Self-starter with proven ability to manage and lead initiatives across cross-functional teams

Education and Experience

At least 10 years of experience working as a policy and regulatory expert in the renewable energy industry for a federal or state agency or corporation

At least five years of experience working on federal and state policy and regulatory issues in the renewable energy industry with a strong focus on the vehicle electrification (i.e., vehicle to grid integration) and/or residential/commercial solar + storage markets

Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in a related field

Travel:

Frequent travel within the United States

Work location:

Remote

Candidate must be authorized to work in the US.

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