The American Public Gas Association (APGA) is seeking an individual to fill an opening for Vice President, Government Affairs. This position reports directly to the President & CEO.
Responsibilities include: managing the government relations staff; representing the interests of APGA before Congress and federal agencies; activating and involving APGA members on legislative and regulatory advocacy efforts; preparing issue briefs; and seeking opportunities to advance APGA advocacy goals; managing APGA member government affair committees; developing member meeting agendas and conference programs; representing APGA’s membership at state, regional, and national industry events; collaborating with APGA leadership on association strategic planning; and performing other duties as assigned.
The position is based at APGA's office Capitol Hill. Travel to APGA’s three annual events and other occasional travel will be required.
Please include resume, cover letter, and salary requirements.
Applicants must have excellent communication (oral and written) skills. Previous experiences with a trade association and on energy issues are preferred.
Competitive salary and excellent benefits.
About American Public Gas Association
APGA is the only not-for-profit trade organization representing America's publicly owned natural gas local distribution companies (LDCs). APGA represents the interests of public gas before Congress, federal agencies and other energy-related stakeholders by developing regulatory and legislative policies that further the goals of our members. In addition, APGA organizes meetings, seminars, and workshops with a specific goal to improve the reliability, operational efficiency, and regulatory environment in which public gas systems operate.