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Director of Energy Policy and Contract Management

Website Benton REA

Wage or Salary:
$158,632-$237,948 per year

Benton REA invites applications for a full-time Director of Energy Policy and Contract Management. Join our team and take on responsibilities such as legislative and energy policy, contracts negotiation and governance.

Key Emphases:

Strategy: Long term energy policy setting.
Multi-Tasking: Manage various responsibilities simultaneously, demonstrating strong organizational skills.
Problem Solving: Exhibit effective problem-solving abilities in addressing power and legislative issues.
Outside the Box Thinker: Look for ways to update and improve Association processes and procedures.

Minimum Qualifications:

Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Business Administration, Political Science, Environmental Policy, Economics, or a related field; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Seven years of relevant experience in the utility industry. Preference for candidates who have served in leadership roles and have a policy, legal, or contracts background.
Valid driver’s license

Compensation and Benefits:

Wage Range: $158,632 to $237,948 a year
Comprehensive benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, STD, LTD, and Business Travel Accident insurance.
401k plan with employer match of up to 12%
Paid time off (vacation, sick, holidays, and personal business)
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Tuition Assistance
Training and Development opportunities

Join us as we grow! The position is initially based in Prosser, WA, transitioning to a new Administrative Office in West Richland, WA, expected to be completed in 2025 or can be done remotely from Western Washington.

Additional Information:

For detailed job qualifications and to apply, visit Submit your cover letter, résumé, and Application for Employment to or mail to Benton REA, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 1150, Prosser, WA 99350. Accepting applications until the position is filled.

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