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Want to join the Association that exists to serve the member-owned electric cooperatives in the three-state area. Thirteen co-ops in Virginia, one in Maryland and one in Delaware are members of The Virginia, Maryland & Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives (VMDAEC). Electric cooperatives are consumer-owned, state-chartered electric utilities. The Association is the largest consumer organization in each of the three states.

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Director of Legislative Affairs Position – 

Virginia, Maryland, Delaware Association of Electric Cooperatives (VMDAEC) is adding to its Government Affairs team with the position of Director of Legislative Affairs. 

To better advocate for and represent the 15 electric cooperatives in Virginia, Maryland, and Delaware, this position will work with the Government Affairs team to further develop and maintain effective relationships with Virginia legislators, legislative staff members, and other policymakers in the Mid-Atlantic region. The position will assist in the administration of political and PAC operations, policy development, strategic communications, social media, grassroots and legislative advocacy.    

The qualified candidate should have at least 5 years-experience working in legislative, campaign or advocacy positions in Virginia.  A four–year college degree is preferred.  Federal, Maryland, and/or Delaware experience is a plus.  Must be familiar with legislative protocols in Virginia and at the federal level. Excellent compensation package along with outstanding benefits. An EOE.

Qualified applicants should send a resume to [email protected].