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External Affairs Representative II/III

At Dominion Energy we love our jobs.  That’s right.  Love.  Every day we go to work filled with passion to be excellent, to creatively problem solve and to innovate.  These are exciting days for energy companies, and Dominion Energy aims to shape the future of energy in America. We are looking at all of our work with fresh eyes, retooling everything we do, in every part of the company, to operate more sustainably and to deliver energy more reliably than ever.  We are looking for interesting, independent thinkers and doers who can help shape the culture of a forward-looking company that’s proud of its rich legacy. Are you a change agent?  Do you think differently?  Do you want to fall in love with your job? If you answered “yes,” then read on!

At this time, Dominion Energy cannot transfer nor sponsor a work visa for this position.

This position does not offer relocation assistance. 

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience

External Affairs Rep II

3-5 years of related experience.

Related experience and knowledge of government, public policy, economic development, and communications. Excellent writing and public speaking skills. Ability to multi-task, synthesize ideas, and plan strategically. Ability to coordinate work among variety of skill sets. Ability to work well in a grass roots environment

 

External Affairs Rep III

6 plus years of experience.

Related experience and demonstrated knowledge of government, public policy, economic development, and communications. Excellent writing and public speaking skills. Ability to multi-task, synthesize ideas, and plan strategically. Ability to coordinate work among variety of skill sets. Ability to work well in a grassroots environment

 

 

 

Job Summary

There is one position which will be filled at the level commensurate with the successful candidates education, experience, knowledge, skills and abilities.

External Affairs Rep II - Basic Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of related experience;
  • Note: A partial year of related experience of 6 months or greater will count a full year towards the qualifications

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Assists with development and implementation of legislative and communication strategies.
  • Assists in developing and maintaining strong relationships with key political, business, economic development, governmental, and media contacts.
  • Assists with media issues and inquiries.
  • Represents Dominion at community, civic, and political events.
  • Coordinates, and serves as liaison for, relationships with state and local elected and appointed officials, local businesses, business groups, military groups, and other customers.
  • Investigates and advises community leaders and elected officials on constituent questions, problems, or concerns.
  • Assists during any major storm event.
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.
  • Military service members and veterans with ranks from E3-E5, W1-W2, or O1-O3, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above.

External Affairs Rep III - Basic Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of related experience
  • Note: A partial year of related experience of 6 months or greater will count a full year towards the qualifications

 

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Assists with developing and implementing legislative and communication strategies that support overall policy strategies.
  • Assists in developing and maintaining strong relationships with key political, business, economic development, governmental, and media contacts.
  • Assists with media issues and inquiries.
  • Represents Dominion at community civic and political events and organizations.
  • Coordinates and serves as liaison for relationships with state and local elected and appointed officials, local business groups, military groups, and other customers.
  • Investigates and advises community leaders and elected officials on constituent questions, problems, or concerns. Assists during any major storm event.
  • May provide leadership to less experienced staff.
  • Perform other duties as requested or assigned.
  • Military service members and veterans with ranks from E5-E9, W1-CW5, or O3-O6, plus appropriate equivalent combination of education and years of experience as outlined above.


The company is actively seeking United States military veterans and service members who meet the qualifications outlined above.

Education Requirements

Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Bachelor , Other Education: Mass Communications, Political Science, Public Affairs

Licenses, Certifications, or Quals Description
Working Conditions
Office Work Environment 76 -100%
Travel Up to 25%
Other Working Conditions
Test Description
No Testing Required

 

Export Control


Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law.  Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants.

 

Other Information


We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more.   To learn more about our benefits, click here dombenefits.com.

Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status.  

You can experience the excitement of our company – it's the difference between taking a job and starting a career.

Top 3 Reasons to Work at Dominion Energy

1. Great Work Life Balance
2. Generous Pay and Benefits
3. Collaborative & Inclusive Culture

About Dominion Energy

I am your warm cup of coffee in the morning and I light your home at night. I am the cool breeze from your A/C on the hottest day in summer, and the red coil that heats your soup pot on a frigid winter’s day. I am sustainable, reliable and affordable.
 
I am not just any energy… I am Dominion Energy.
 
We're transforming the way we do business to build a more sustainable future for the planet, our customers, our team and our industry.  We're shaping the future of energy in America.
 
Join us!
 

Facts:
·21,000 employees
·Headquarters: Richmond, VA
·16 states in the US
·$100 billion of assets
·Nearly $35 million in charitable contributions
·100,000+ volunteer hours recorded in the community


Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

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