Corporate Attorney

Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc.Springfield, MissouriFull TimeOn Site

Discover a POWERful career at Associated Electric! Our organization offers challenging and rewarding work with career development and internal mobility opportunities - all within a family friendly and community centric culture. Our purpose is simple - to provide safe, reliable and affordable energy for our member-owners. At Associated Electric, one of the largest electric cooperatives in the nation, opportunities to gain valuable experience and contribute new ideas in an ever-changing industry are endless.

We are currently seeking applicants for Corporate Attorney in the Legal department of our Executive division located in Springfield, MO. This position will provide legal counsel and representation for Associated in business affairs affecting the Cooperative. This position will protect Associated’s legal rights, further the business goals of the Cooperative, provide analysis, coordination, guidance and support in federal regulatory/policy matters, and ensure operations are carried out in accordance with current laws and regulations.

Job Requirements:

  • Possess a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school and at least 5 years’ experience in general practice
  • Member in good standing of a state bar, preferably Missouri
  • Proven experience working with applicable federal regulatory agencies (including FERC and EPA) on complex regulatory matters
  • Experience in negotiation of energy and natural gas commodity master agreements across multiple platforms such as ISDA, EEI, NAESB, and WSPP

AECI provides a competitive total compensation package including paid health care and dental premiums starting on day one with vision plans available. Basic life, short-term disability and long-term disability are paid for by AECI as well as a 401k with an employer match. Invest in yourself with our tuition reimbursement and enjoy time away with Paid Time Off (PTO) and paid holidays. Wellness incentives and employee assistance programs are also available. Come join a team where your talents are appreciated, your voice is heard, and your work has an impact!

To apply for a position, please visit . You will be able to upload additional applicant documents (i.e. resume, cover letter). AECI is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmative action in all aspects of employment. Please contact us if you require assistance in filling out an application. Individuals with disabilities should request reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act prior to an appointment.

Posting Date: 11/1/2021

An equal opportunity employer and provider/disability/veteran.

Job Type: Full-time

Work Location: Multiple Locations

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