They ideally seek: ~5+ yrs. of inhouse experience from a Private or Publicly held corporation or at a reputable law firm. A candidate must possesses a bright legal, analytical, and strategic mind; and be someone who’s handled cases & related levels of responsibilities with some relevant content. Also, anyone holding a license to practice law but working within a government role related to energy, regulatory, or compliance areas would be a background seriously considered.
An ability to individually represent the company in group meetings on various regulatory, compliance matters, in court, and at other key negotiations is to be expected. It will happen after some accompaniment & mentoring, in the early stage of employment on your learning curve. Given the level of external exposure, strong verbal & writing skills are also sought.
Those individuals admitted to the Bar in either MA, NH, or ME are preferred as those are the states where the business primarily operates. However, the company is open to consider those who are interested in moving to this area from another region.