Senior Manager, Government Relations

08 Mar, 2021


Senior Manager, Government Relations

Bloom Energy
Los Angeles, CA


Senior Manager, Government Relations

Bloom Energy faces an unprecedented opportunity to change the world and the way companies utilize energy. We have recently launched a “game changing” solution called “Always on” that will help companies power their primary business operations without disruption with cleaner, more reliable electricity generated on-site with no combustion.


We are looking for a Senior Manager of Government Relations to join its world-class team. This individual should be a dynamic professional who is looking for a rewarding future in one of today’s most exciting clean energy companies. This position will have responsibilities for promoting legislative efforts that are beneficial to our business and will collaborate with marketing on campaigns to earn the backing of government officials and the public. The Sr. Manager of Government Relations is required to be current on existing and proposed legislation, meeting with local, state, and federal government officials and lobbyists, and updating management on relevant laws and regulations. The position will report to the EVP, Government Affairs and Policy.

Location: This position will be based in or around Los Angeles, California

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Develops, manages, and administers community, public, and government relations strategic and tactical plans to support Bloom Energy’s CA footprint
  • Enhances public opinion to enable Bloom Energy to be a more highly valued corporate citizen
  • Forms strategic alliances with individuals and groups that are mutually beneficial
  • Develops community and public relations partnerships with support of corporate communications and government affairs
  • Collaborate with Corporate Communications on public relations programs and activities
  • Act as a champion of Bloom Energy in a variety of different settings both public and private
  • Work in concert with the Policy Team to address regulatory obstacles and improve the customer value proposition in CA
  • Serve as an immediate point of contact for state and local government officials, business and community organizations, and local media

Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 7+ years of work experience
  • Significant public, government and community relations experience preferred
  • Excellent communication skills – both written and oral
  • Strong understanding of government, business, civic, and political stakeholders in CA
  • Strong understanding of the energy sector, including utility/regulatory issues preferred
  • Ability to grasp complicated technical concepts and translate to a general audience in a compelling, succinct manner
  • Ability to think, communicate and act both strategically and creatively
  • Strong self-starter who is a team player and can work independently
  • Passion to be part of a team that aspires to change the way the electric energy is produced, distributed and consumed and for making energy sources cleaner and more resilient
  • Drive for quick results with vision to see how long term strategies must unfold
  • A strong desire to challenge and change the status quo

About Bloom Energy:
Bloom Energy’s mission is to make clean, reliable energy affordable for everyone in the world. The company’s product, the Bloom Energy Server, delivers highly reliable and resilient, always-on electric power that is clean, cost-effective, and ideal for microgrid applications. Bloom’s customers include many Fortune 100 companies and leaders in manufacturing, data centers, healthcare, retail, higher education, utilities, and other industries. For more information, visit

Bloom Energy is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit. We are committed to compliance with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. All qualified applicants, will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability. Bloom Energy makes reasonable accommodations, consistent with applicable laws, for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified applicant or employee with a disability, who can perform the essential job functions, unless undue hardship would result.

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Job posted: 2021-03-08