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Policy Analyst / Senior Policy Analyst, Energy Project

BPC is a non-profit organization that combines the best ideas from both parties to promote health, security, and opportunity for all Americans. BPC drives principled and politically viable policy solutions through the power of rigorous analysis, painstaking negotiation, and aggressive advocacy.

As the only Washington, DC-based think tank that actively promotes bipartisanship, BPC works to address the key challenges facing the nation. Our policy solutions are the product of expert analysis and informed deliberations by former elected and appointed officials, business and labor leaders, and advocates who represent multiple perspectives on key policy issues. We are currently focused on energy, health, the economy, education, immigration, infrastructure, and governance.

BPC is accepting applications for a Policy Analyst on the Energy Project team. The BPC Energy Project is a dynamic and fast-moving effort that is focused on energy innovation and low-carbon energy technology development (including nuclear, carbon capture, carbon removal, and advanced renewables), deep decarbonization, energy infrastructure, and other related issues that are geared toward building effective coalitions for federal policy action. The successful candidate will be a strong team player who is able to support BPC’s dynamic energy program and thrive in a bipartisan organization.

ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Conduct independent research on multiple energy and climate issues
  • Assist with drafting materials including reports, white papers, issue briefs, blogs and fact sheets
  • Coordinate with the BPC’s communications, legislative, and development teams
  • Support engagement with stakeholders, policy leaders, and Congressional staff
  • Support energy project communications activities, including developing, reviewing, and editing products and assist in enhancing BPC’s profile on social media and other digital platforms
  • Partner with the BPC development team to draft grant proposals, grant reports, and support other donor management requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong technical and policy background with knowledge of the energy and climate landscape
  • Bachelor’s degree in economics, public policy, engineering, environmental science, or a related discipline preferred
  • 2 to 4 years of experience or graduate degree, preferably in a relevant field
  • Excellent quantitative and research skills
  • Excellent writing and verbal communications skills
  • Strong team player with a collaborative spirit

BPC offers a highly competitive salary and provides generous benefits. Individuals interested in this position should send a resume, cover letter, writing sample, transcript (if a recent graduate), and references to [email protected]. Please include the title of this job, Policy Analyst, Energy Projectin the subject line of the application email.

BPC is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce.