Full-Time

Public Policy Coordinator

Posted on 5/21/2024

Commonwealth Fusion Systems

Commonwealth Fusion Systems

501-1,000 employees

Develops compact fusion power plants

Hardware
Energy

Junior

Devens, MA, USA

Required Skills
Communications
Public Policy
Political Science
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree in political science, public policy, public administration or similar field
  • Experience working in (1-5 years) public policy and/or government relations
  • Experience researching, interpreting, analyzing legislation and regulations
  • Strong communication skills (verbal and written), including the ability to effectively relay complex information in a concise format, including development of public comment letters, Congressional testimony, and advocacy materials
  • Demonstrated ability to work proactively, efficiently, prioritize workflow and meet demanding deadlines
Responsibilities
  • Support research and drafting of relevant policies aimed at facilitating commercial fusion energy development and deployment
  • Coordinate with commercial team to support business development and ARC siting objectives
  • Coordinate with broader government relations team including consultants and lobbyists at the state, federal and international level to ensure consistency on policy strategies and messaging
  • Coordinate with internal and external stakeholders to organize, participate, represent and support the team at relevant meetings, hearings, and events
  • Participate in policy strategy discussions surrounding government relations, business development, and regulatory matters
  • Project manage government delegation visits and related internal events
  • Draft white papers, fact sheets, and other educational materials to support policy objectives
  • Support public affairs and community relations efforts as needed

Commonwealth Fusion Systems

Commonwealth Fusion Systems

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Commonwealth Fusion Systems is leading the charge in developing compact fusion power plants, utilizing cutting-edge high-temperature superconducting magnet technology. This focus allows for quicker and more cost-effective construction of sustainable energy sources. With projects like SPARC, which aims to be the world's first net energy fusion demonstration device, the company not only demonstrates its leadership in the energy sector but also its commitment to addressing climate change through innovative solutions.

Company Stage

Series B

Total Funding

$3.8B

Headquarters

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Founded

2018

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

22%

1 year growth

47%

2 year growth

148%

Benefits

12.5 Company-wide Holidays

Our vacation policy is 'take vacation'

Our sick time policy is 'get better and try not to make others sick'

Generous parental leave policy

Health Reimbursement

Health, Dependent Care, & Limited Purpose Flexible Spending Accounts

Delta Dental, Blue 20/20 Vision optional

Wellbeing / Headspace coverage

Short-term & long-term disability

Life and AD&D insurance

401K