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Government Affairs Analyst

Momentum (
Sacramento, CA
  • Expired: January 20, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

About the Organization Momentum is an award-winning clean-tech consultancy responsible for developing more than $6 billion in funded projects. Based in the heart of beautiful downtown Sacramento, Momentum has a global reach, delivering strategic planning, fund development, project management, and commercialization services for cleantech companies. Our Vision We envision a world where clean energy, water, and transportation are abundant, affordable, and available to all. Job Summary The Government Affairs Analyst supports the Client Experience team’s content creation by working directly with the team's Government Affairs Specialist to address their information requests and provide key policy insights. Additionally, the GA Analyst I communicates the different ways through which federal and state governments fund their climate policy priorities to our stakeholders, is highly organized, capable of summarizing technical information, and excels at translating written content into visuals. Duties and Responsibilities Collects and organizes specified data from and within various programs (airtable, hubspot, etc.) Addresses inquiries from Client Managers Creates content for Client Managers, including: Agency Funding Opportunity Notice summaries Funding slides Varying presentation (policy updates, new programs, etc.) Campaign plan support Newsletters Aggregating Key Performance Indicators for Client Managers Tracking and scheduling webinars and agency business meetings Attending pre-application and application workshops for Agency Funding Opportunity Notices Additional related duties as assigned Supervisory Responsibilities None Reporting Relationship The Government Affairs Analyst I position reports to the Government Affairs Specialist Requirements Desired Skills and Abilities Creative thinking and problem-solving skills supporting the development and roll-out of unique, new services offered by the company A passion for renewable energy, alternative transportation, and clean tech Highly organized and capable of managing complex initiatives, projects, and clients simultaneously Impeccable written and verbal communication, tailored appropriately to numerous key players both inside and outside of the organization Capable of creating high quality content for internal and external stakeholders (PowerPoint, newsletters, etc.) Desired Education and Experience No previous experience required Should exhibit an interest in policy and budgeting Benefits Momentum offers a competitive package of benefits that includes: Competitive base salary Annual bonuses 100% employer paid health premium options available for all full-time staff Simple IRA with matching contributions Paid-time-off (PTO) of 80 hours/year Paid sick leave of 40 hours per year 12 company holidays Employer paid life insurance policy $50 Cell phone stipend $2,000 annual professional development stipend Salary Range $68,000 - $78,000 + Bonus.

At Momentum, it is typical for an individual to be hired at the lower end of the range for their role, however candidates with highly relevant experience, education, and skill level may be considered for higher compensation. Our Core Values Equity First: We strive to embed social justice, belonging, and inclusion in every aspect of our work. Expect Candor: We believe transparent, authentic communication produces meaningful results. Excellence Through Collaboration: We set high standards and together we exceed them. We strive to create a space where everyone can do the best work of their lives. Empower Problem Solving: The challenges of our time will be solved through ground-breaking innovation. We mobilize teams to craft future-shaping solutions for the planet. Empathy-Driven Service: We step into the shoes of our clients and teammates to fully understand their unique challenges, hopes, dreams, and goals. This is the job for you, if you want; a fast-paced, fun work environment with dedicated, hard-working co-workers; a challenging and interesting job, working with clients who are involved in valuable and important projects; a work environment where we take our corporate values and culture seriously; and above all, a job that helps make the world a better place. If you share our enthusiasm, commitment, and passion for growing great ideas, we enthusiastically invite you to apply for an open position with our expanding team.

Momentum offers a competitive salary package and benefits. We also offer significant opportunities for professional growth and quick advancement in a flexible and human-centered workplace. Non-Discrimination Statement Momentum does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations. These activities include, but are not limited to, hiring and firing of staff, selection of vendors, and provision of services.

We are committed to providing an inclusive and welcoming environment for all members of our staff, clients, subcontractors, vendors, and clients. More About Momentum Momentum designs and develops innovation campaigns for forward-thinking organizations working to deploy transformative energy, transportation, and manufacturing technologies. Founded in 2005, the company has grown to be among the most sought-after technology and commercialization partners in North America. Momentum’s growing team consists of scientists and engineers, finance and fund development professionals, innovation and commercialization experts, and project managers and deployment specialists.

Together, we are committed to clarity of thought, data-driven analysis, and excellence in presentation. We conduct rigorous research, thoughtful analysis, and strategic engagement to dramatically increase the ability of our clients to access and manage public and private investment, demonstrate and commercialize advanced technologies, and attract new customers and strategic partners. Our process generates results: together with more than 1,000 clients and partners, we’ve designed and developed more than $6 billion in technology deployments—globally significant innovations in partnership with dozens of Fortune 1000 companies like Amazon, Volvo, General Motors, Schneider Electric, Waste Management and Cummins Engine, as well as demonstration partners at hundreds of campuses, air- and sea-ports, public- and investor-owned utilities, and manufacturing and distribution facilities. And along the way, we’ve assisted hundreds of early-stage and pre-commercial cleantech startups in plotting a course to successful funding and commercialization. In 2021, Momentum was acknowledged by Sacramento Business Journal as one of the best places to work in Sacramento.

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