Director of Global Safety & Licensing

Last Energy

Last Energy

51-200 employees

Nuclear power development solutions



Washington, DC, USA

Required Skills
  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant technical field; advanced degree preferred
  • Demonstrated success at a strategic level within a highly regulated industry is essential
  • Proven track record in technical communication, licensing strategy, or related roles
  • Strong leadership and project management experience, successfully leading cross-functional teams to meet ambitious targets
  • Familiarity with risk assessment methodologies and a fundamental understanding of Probabilistic Risk Assessment
  • Proficient in written and spoken English; additional languages are advantageous
  • Comfortable adapting communication style to diverse global audiences
  • Prior experience in the energy sector, industrial chemicals, or other highly regulated industries is strongly preferred
  • Provide strategic leadership in architecting technical communication deliverables tailored for stringent global licensing authorities
  • Champion simplicity and clarity in all communication, focusing on quality over quantity and utilizing worst-case scenarios for robust arguments
  • Lead and manage a cross-functional team of 5-10 experts, overseeing the efficient delivery of documentation on an expedited schedule
  • Continuously advocate for clear and effective communication within internal teams, fostering a culture of simplicity and alignment
  • Act as the main point of contact for external analysis resources, managing budgets and schedules for independent 3rd party verification firms
  • Incorporate cross-industry best practices into nuclear licensing strategy, leveraging innovation to drive successful outcomes
  • Develop a comprehensive understanding of Probabilistic Risk Assessment to inform strategic decisions and risk management

Last Energy's mission is to decarbonize global energy production and increase access to clean, affordable power. Last Energy is a full-service developer of small modular nuclear power projects with a goal of transforming the nuclear power industry by dramatically reducing the time and cost of construction.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding



Washington, District of Columbia



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6 month growth


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