Northeast Director, Vote Solar
Vote Solar is seeking to fill a key role on our campaign’s team. The Northeast Director will develop and direct legislative and other public-facing campaigns in the Northeast, and will be point on the following activities:
–Develop Vote Solar’s legislative & public-facing campaign strategy for key states within the region. This will involve developing an understanding of solar policy needs and opportunities in target states across our five program areas of rooftop solar, community solar, utility-scale solar, grid modernization, and access & equity.
–Strategically plan and execute comprehensive regulatory and legislative campaigns to advance solar policy, including hiring lobbyists and tracking budgets.
–Recruit solar champions through relationship building and education of key policymakers in the region.
–Ensure that our work in the region advances equitable energy policies and programs that will benefit underserved communities.
–Leverage grassroots supporters and organizations as well as key influencers to turn solar’s broad popularity into effective political power.
–Build inclusive partnerships within coalitions to increase the effectiveness and authenticity of our campaigns.
–Lead or participate in coalitions, existing and new, that are working on bold campaigns to improve energy policy.
–Ensure top-notch communications campaigns in the region by working with our internal communications team and coalition partners to plan and implement media and social media tactics to support campaign objectives.