New York Power Authority Regulatory Affairs Analyst in Albany, New York

Regulatory Affairs Analyst

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Job Description

Monitor New York State and federal administrative proceedings of interest to New York Power Authority (NYPA), and in coordination with other involved NYPA business units, provide current status, specific issues of concern to NYPA and potential implications to NYPA’s senior management. Support NYPA participation in such proceedings, as requested. Evaluate issues and solutions in administrative proceedings in other jurisdictions to determine value to NYPA.

  • Report results of monitoring on a regular basis to Manager and Director; reports should reflect results of reaching out to other NYPA business units and/or State agencies or other jurisdictions to clarify issues.

  • Collaborate with NYPA staff to identify impacts; and develop issue-impact summaries, with recommendations as appropriate, for Director and other senior staff

  • Update senior management and NYPA staff on priority regulatory issues

  • Monitor relevant regulatory proceedings in other jurisdictions and brief NYPA staff on developments of interest to NYPA

  • Assist staff efforts in preparing, in consultation with counsel, NYPA comments for submission to regulatory agencies; drafting policy and guidance documents; and writing white papers

Required Skills

  • Strong written and oral communication skill

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work collaboratively within a team

  • Understanding of the process by which the organization develops and issues rulings, regulations and other legal directives.

  • Understanding of the issues facing NYPA and the electric utility industry and the ability to express complex technical and legal concepts.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office and applicable web tools

Required Experience

  • Bachelor's degree in political science, economics, public administration or related field.

  • Legal training and/or experience required; LL.B or equivalent, preferred.

  • 3 years’ experience in New York State or federal regulatory activities, preferred.

Job Location

Albany, New York, United States

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