The Manager of Technology Partnerships is responsible for managing all aspects of the IEI Technology Partner Roundtable, a select group of technology companies committed to advancing customer solutions and building the distribution grid of the future through innovative technologies and in partnership with IEI member electric companies. The Manager will effectively engage technology companies in IEI programming, meet Roundtable revenue targets annually, and support IEI meetings, events, and publications. In addition to the Technology Partner Roundtable, this person is responsible for IEI content creation, for developing subject matter expertise, for supporting research and analysis as directed by IEI's Senior Director and Executive Director, and for performing important liaison functions between IEI, EEI and external stakeholders.
The successful applicant will have:
Bachelors degree required. Graduate degree in business, economics, engineering, law, policy, or other relevant field preferred.
Three to five years of experience in a management position, responsible for developing energy-specific content and interfacing and communicatiing with the highest levels of both small and large organizations.
Demonstrated understanding of electricity issues, especially related to the energy grid and customer solutions, including state regulatory policy.
Previous experience in the electric power industry is critical. Must have an understanding of the energy technology landscape, power sector regulation, key industry policy issues, and emerging trends.
Must have strong analytical and critical thinking skills with the ability to do data analysis using Excel.
Must be able to work collaboratively with a diverse set of internal and external stakeholders, manage time effectively, and have excellent communication skills with an emphasis on clarity and concision.
Must have ability to be creative and think innovatively.
Internal Number: 2019-1059
About Edison Electric Institute (EEI)
The Edison Electric Institute (EEI) is the association that represents all U.S. investor-owned electric companies. Our members provide electricity for 220 million Americans, operate in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, and directly and indirectly employ more than one million workers.
Safe, reliable, affordable, and clean energy powers the economy and enhances the lives of all Americans.
EEI has dozens of international electric companies as International Members, and hundreds of industry suppliers and related organizations as Associate Members.
Organized in 1933, EEI provides public policy leadership, strategic business intelligence, and essential conferences and forums.