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Regulatory Affairs Initiatives Mgr

Date:  Jun 10, 2021
Job ID:  1746

Bellevue, WA, US, 98004

Puget Sound Energy is looking to grow our community with top talented individuals like you!  With our rapidly growing, award winning energy efficiency programs, our pathway to an exciting and innovative future is now.


PSE's VP Clean Energy Strategy team is looking for qualified candidates to fill an open Regulatory Affairs Initiatives Mgr position!

Job Description

Responsible to lead the development and implementation of strategic initiatives related to regulatory proceedings and subsequent policy development for the Clean Energy Transformation Act (CETA) and Clean Energy Implmentation Plan (CEIP). Serves as liaison with UTC (Utilities and Transportation Commission) on associated matters. 


Upholds the safety compliance standards inherent in PSE’s operating and/or field procedures related to work responsibilities. Promotes and supports a culture of total safety.

Job Responsibilities

  • Leads the development and implementation of regulatory strategic initiatives in coordination with regulatory directors and managers.
  • Leads regulatory policy development with assistance from regulatroy directors, managers and internal business partners.
  • Serves as liaison with the UTC staff on assign rates, and regulatory proceeding and issues under consideration by the commission.
  • Provides RCW (Revised Code of Washington) and WAC (Washington Administrative Code) interpretations, clarity and guidance to regulatory, customer care and other business units, to ensure compliance with state laws and regulations.
  • Creates communications regarding regulatory activities for company-wide circulation.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, public relations, communications; or equivalent combination of education and/or relevant work experience.
  • 7 years relevant work experience specifically in regulatory affairs including state strategy and policy.
  • Excellent customer relations skills, including problem solving and conflict resolution.
  • Excellent communications skills (oral, written, listening).
  • Ability to balance multiple projects, priorities and deadlines.
  • Excellent presentation skills with an ability to effectively communicate complex information.
  • Uncompromising ethics and integrity.

Desired Qualifications

  • MBA or 7 years in public policy.
  • Working knowledge of public works and procedures.

Additional Information

Families and businesses depend on PSE to provide the energy they need to pursue their dreams. Our steadfast commitment to serving Washington communities with safe, dependable and efficient energy started in 1873. Today we're building the Northwest's energy future through efforts like our award winning energy efficiency programs and our leadership in renewable energy.


At PSE we value and respect our employees and provide them opportunities to excel. We offer an expansive pay package that includes competitive compensation, annual goals-based incentive bonuses, comprehensive benefits, 401(K), a company paid retirement pension plan, and an employee assistance and wellness program.


Puget Sound Energy is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status or presence of a disability that with or without reasonable accommodation does not prevent performance of the essential functions of the job, or any other category prohibited by local, state or federal law.


Should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources Staffing department at jobs@pse.com or 425-462-3017.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue