Missouri River Energy Services (MRES) is an organization of 61 member municipalities that own and operate their own electrical distribution systems. Inspired by the company’s mission to supply its members with reliable, cost-effective, long-term energy and energy services in a fiscally responsible and environmentally sensitive manner, members of the MRES team embrace the challenge of understanding and solving the evolving energy needs of all customers today, and for years to come.
We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our Government Relations team, preferably in the Sioux Falls, South Dakota office, however, persons located in the Des Moines or St. Paul area could have remote work considered. This position in highly independent and self-motivated.
In this role you will be responsible for assisting with developing and implementing lobbying and grass roots efforts at the state level where Missouri River Energy Services (MRES) has a presence and could be impacted by legislative actions. You will play an active role in direct lobbying, encouraging grass roots engagement, legislative drafting, and as the customer energy needs continue to evolve, so too will your role. You will also assist in analyzing and addressing state regulatory matters that may impact MRES and its members.
State Legislative Representative Experience:
Education: Bachelor’s degree in Political Science or related field and three years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Juris Doctorate is preferred, but not required
Active driver’s license as some travel will be required.
We provide very competitive wages, a comprehensive/low cost benefit package, and an outstanding work environment that promotes a long lasting career.
For consideration, send your resume and cover letter describing your qualifications for the positon to firstname.lastname@example.org. Position closes date, August 26, 2022.
Missouri River Energy Services (MRES) is an organization of 61 member municipalities that own and operate their own electrical distribution systems. We are dedicated to supplying our member municipalities with reliable, cost effective, long-term energy and energy services in a fiscally responsible and environmentally sensitive manner.