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Sr. Manager Federal Advocacy - Washington DC

Vistra Corporate Services Company
Washington, DC 20004
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If you have what it takes to become part of the Vistra Energy family and would like to start a promising career with a global leader, take a look at the exciting employment opportunities that are currently available and apply online. 

Job Summary

Represent Vistra policy and political agendas before the U.S. Congress as part of the federal team, and as part of the lobby organizations of the companys industry groups and trade associations in order to promote and protect the companys business agenda and ensure positive legislative outcome. Work with company management on policy development and communication plans. Build congressional staff relationships on relevant committees such as energy, environmental, tax, finance.

Job Description

Key Accountabilities

Responsible for collaborating on the development of company federal policy positions on key priority issues on energy reforms, environmental, tax and finance, and emerging electric industry transformational opportunities.
Monitor priority committees and work with Government Affairs Public Policy to communicate key issues internally.
Work directly with Federal lobbyists to advocate company positions.
Assist in development of strong relationships with federal elected officials and their staff, educate them on companys business priorities and issues.
Serve as staff liaison to certain trade associations
Assist in development of strong relationships with allied companies in Washington DC working with their governmental affairs to activate and coordinate their involvement in industry issues
Position the company as a credible and leading source of information with policy makers and staff on issues affecting the electric energy generation and retail business.
Support PAC activities: communications, recruitment, giving strategies and some administrative activities.

Education, Experience, & Skill Requirements

3-5 years of direct experience in governmental affairs arena and/or Capitol Hill experience.
Knowledge of energy power markets and electric industry issues.
Strong knowledge of federal legislative process.
Excellent verbal, written, interpersonal, public speaking and presentation skills coupled with confidence in interacting directly with corporate leadership and policymakers.
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel and Power Point. Ability to handle own administrative processes.
Experienced gained through college degree programs and or certifications is applicable to above skills

Key Metrics:

Passage or defeat of priority legislative initiatives
Advancing policy and political relationships on behalf of Vistra
Supporting companys regulatory, legal and financial agendas within a public policy context
Help increase PAC participation as called upon; host D.C. events for PAC members
Help organize DC fly-ins for company leadership
Adherence to all required ethics and compliance regulations

Job Family

Public/Gov Rels/Comms


Vistra Corporate Services Company


Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia

We are a company of people committed to:  Exceeding Customer Expectations, Great People, Teamwork, Competitive Spirit and Effective Communication.  If this describes you, then you will have a good career here!

If you currently work for Vistra Energy, TXU or Luminant please apply via the internal career site.

Posted: 2021-02-08 Expires: 2021-03-09
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