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Career Description
Sr. Digital Communications Strategist
The Edison Electric Institute, one of the nation’s premier trade associations, has an outstanding opportunity for a creative and savvy Senior Digital Communications Strategist who can help plan, develop and execute digital media campaigns.  The Strategist will be a member of EEI’s communications team. His/her responsibilities will include leading EEI’s digital engagement across all social media platforms (in particular Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, and LinkedIn). This includes amplification, marketing, and identifying key influencers as well as monitoring, analyzing, and reporting on all social media activities. The Strategist will be responsible for drafting and publishing long and short-form content for all digital platforms and will work with contributors to EEI’s Web site to update content. Additional responsibilities include working with EEI’s creative team to create captivating content, and building relationships with member-company social media teams.

The job requires a bachelor’s degree in communications, public relations, English, political science, or a related field and at least four to six years of applicable experience in digital communications or public relations on Capitol Hill or in a trade association, PR agency, corporation, or government office. Energy experience is desired but not required. The successful candidate will be self-motivated and have advanced knowledge and hands-on experience with social media platforms, a demonstrated ability to apply creative ideas to engage and interact on all platforms, and the ability to write persuasively, quickly, and accurately in a fast-paced environment. The job also requires HTML knowledge, attention to detail, and strong interpersonal and research skills. To apply, send your résumé and cover letter, including salary requirements, to

Network Architect
Edison Electric Institute, one of the nation’s premier trade associations, has an excellent opportunity for a Network Architect.  The Network Architect will be responsible for daily IT operations with a focus on meeting business continuity requirements.  The successful candidate will have Check Point firewall experience and signaling as well as experience with VMWare, SAN and cyber security.  The job requires a BS/BA n Information Systems/Business Management or equivalent work experience plus seven years of applicable experience.  An advanced degree in technology management or business is a plus.  Strong communication, interpersonal, and project-management skills are essential.
Manager, Strategic Alliances
The Edison Foundation is seeking a Manager to oversee and grow the Edison Foundation’s Institute for Electric Innovation (IEI) Technology Partner Roundtable.  We need an entrepreneurial professional who can initiate and build long-term relationships with our technology company partners.  We are seeking a strategic thinker experienced in working with senior executives and key decision makers.  The ideal candidate will have a background in policy/energy analysis and be able to oversee the Partner Roundtable as well as contribute to IEI issue briefs and reports.  The job requires a bachelor’s degree and four or more years of experience in business development, strategic marketing, and policy/energy analysis. A Master's degree is a plus.  Experience related to the electric power sector is preferred but not required.  Candidates must function well in a fast-paced, collaborative envirornment where analystical thinking is valued. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of sucessfully managing long-term relationships and meeting deadlines as well as a strong ability to execute a financial plan, good attention to detail, excellent follow up skills, good judgment in a business context, and excellent communication skills. 
EEI is seeking an Accountant to serve a critical role in a wide variety of assignments which include; routine processing and reconciliation of accounting transactions, financial reporting and analysis, budgeting, and other finance and accounting duties.  The Accountant will be responsible for preparing journal entries, budget amendments, and monthly reporting packages. The Accountant will also assist the CFO and Controller with special projects. This position requires a bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business. Related experience is preferred. The job requires strong computer skills and the ability to learn accounting-related systems quickly.  Attention to detail and the ability to troubleshoot and communicate reconciliation issues with internal and external departments are essential.

To Apply: All applications must include a cover letter and a résumé. Please indicate the job title you are applying for, as well as your salary requirements. Our e-mail address is Our fax number is 202-508-5503. You can also mail your information to:

Edison Electric Institute
Attention: Recruiting Department
701 Pennsylvania Avenue, N.W.
Washington, DC 20004-2696


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