Iberdrola USA Analyst - Government & Community Relations (CMP 63146) Augusta, ME in United States


Business and Department

CMP-ME-Augusta General Office Augusta,ME



The Analyst - Government and Community Relations reports to the Manager- Government and Community Relations at Central Maine Power (CMP). Provides support to the Government and Community Relations department including corporate and customer communications, media relations, community outreach, corporate sponsorships and donations, government affairs, and economic development. Assists management with strategic budget planning and maintenance, coordination and maintenance of critical databases (i.e. Livelink and OPCO database of contributions), budget preparation and maintenance including processing invoices, and compiling System Application Processing (SAP) reports for various functions. Handles constituent inquiries.

MAJOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Scope of work - range of responsibilities):

Manages government relations legislative database (Live Link) of legislative bills; tracks bills, (i.e.,

1) amendments and testimony) inputs comments received from company subject matter experts and provides reports to management. Handles constituent matters with legislative offices. Conducts assigned research in preparation for hearings and meetings to ensure manager has information necessary to represent the company. Provides coverage at legislative hearings/meetings as needed; summarizing for Manager. (35%)

Process owner for the design and execution of state-level political advocacy efforts, including but not limited

2) to coordinating with compliance, legal and business unit functional groups in the implementation of changes tobusiness processes arising from the passage of legislation. (15%)

3) Manages and prepares annual department budget. Analyzes variance reports and all budget-related monthlyreports to ensure that the department is operating within budget. Proactively manages and resolves issues that may

arise related to the department budget and forecasts for following year. Presents budget information to Manager on a regular basis. Processes invoices and manages SAP transactions for the department. Coordinates completion and filing of compliance reports for government relations. ( 15% CMP)

Serves as project lead for corporate contribution grant programs. Manages corporate sponsorships and

4) contributions program including but not limited to the processing of invoices and payments, grant programs, and tracking. (15%)

Participates in the development and execution of department protocols designed to ensure efficient and

5) effective operations and coordinates external communications. Provides support including records retention and any corporate compliance protocols. Provides administrative support for company Political Action Committee. Provides support to President’s office and Corporate Communications Manager as needed. (10%)

Proofreads copy for internal and external communications. Interfaces with public and elected officials on

6)requests received by manager- government and community relations. (10%)


Education & Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree – preferred

  • Associates’ Degree in Liberal Studies, Marketing, Business, Communications or related field of study and a minimum 3 years relevant experience.

  • High School/GED – minimum 5 years relevant experience

AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status. If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at careers@avangrid.com.

Company: Avangrid Service Company

Department: Networks

Job Title: Analyst - Government & Community Relations

Reports to: Manager- Government and Community Relations

Location: Augusta, ME, US

Cross Company Responsibility: Yes

REFERENCE: 5096298803

Publication date: 21.06.2018