Sr. Program Analyst - Programs & Operations

Columbia, MD, USA Req #137
Monday, November 2, 2020

Looking for an opportunity to apply your passion for energy and sustainability? A place where you can make an important contribution in a collaborative, flexible work atmosphere? Energetics is seeking an exceptional Senior Program Analyst to work on a variety of activities in our Washington, DC and Columbia, MD offices. This is your chance to grow your skills and knowledge while gaining experience in the energy consulting business. Join our team and help turn ideas into real impacts! We work with the U.S. Department of Energy, Department of Homeland Security, and the National Institute of Standards and Technology, as well as State and local government energy offices.

At Energetics, you’ll collaborate with other consulting professionals in the energy, sustainability, and resilience fields. As part of your work, you’ll gain knowledge about cutting-edge technologies, policies and trends. You’ll interact with customers, subject matter experts, research investigators and other specialists as you gather information about the latest developments.

The Sr. Program Analyst will be responsible for supporting government programs in the areas of climate and energy resilience, energy infrastructure, and other energy fields our government and commercial sector clients. Everyday duties could include interfacing with clients, researching trends and technologies, leading project teams to develop reports, program plans or other documents, and engaging in meetings with stakeholders. Successful candidates will be willing to take on a range of assignments in a diversity of areas, from smart buildings to energy efficiency, advanced vehicles, renewable energy, and climate resilience.

As you grow and expand your career, you’ll be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, professional development, employee incentive programs, and company-sponsored training. We encourage continuous growth and professional development – and will help you successfully develop the career you want.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Serve as lead for analysis support activities for relevant government energy programs, including policy and program analysis; interact directly with clients; work closely with/lead teams working on various analysis and programmatic projects

  • Collecting and analyzing project and program information

  • Developing and reviewing reports, white papers, program plans, other documents, etc.

  • Conducting research on policy, climate and technology trends

  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in policy, social sciences, economics, or science fields; M.A. or M.S. degree helpful but not required

  • 5 years of experience in relevant field

  • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Office, especially Word, PowerPoint and Excel

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal, interpersonal, and written)

  • Able to author papers, reports, program plans or other communications for technical or non-technical audiences

  • Excellent organization and time management skills

Preferred Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in policy, social sciences, economics or science fields

  • Master’s degree helpful but not required

  • Demonstrated experience in consulting

  • Familiarity and experience with energy, energy resilience, climate and related fields
VSE is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, disability, Protected Veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.

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  • Job Family Operations
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Columbia, MD, USA