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Public Policy Professional
Kearns & West, Inc.

San Francisco, California


A small San Francisco collaboration and strategic communications office with a national presence seeks an energetic, self-motivated, results-oriented professional with 2-5 years of experience or Master's degree equivalent with a focus on issues related to energy and the environment.

We're looking for someone who is organized, self-motivated and has great initiative, can accomplish tasks quickly as well as multitask and can successfully balance working as part of a team with working well independently. Interest in facilitation and collaborative problem solving and/or public involvement a plus.

Job functions entail writing (must have excellent writing skills), research, providing communications and outreach support, coordinating and taking minutes for meetings, writing and designing materials. Additional job duties include database management, planning meetings and stakeholder relations. The ideal candidate will have strong communications skills with an emphasis on written and oral communications working with various publics. Requires good phone manners, attention to detail, initiative and excellent organizational skills. Some travel is required.

Preferred Skills

Experience communicating energy and environmental issues to various publics. Master's degree or equivalent experience in public policy. This is not an advocacy position.

Required Skills

Professional experience in energy and natural resources/environment; strong written and oral communications skills. Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously a must. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).


Great opportunities for advancement with a growing firm.

To Apply

Please e-mail a cover letter, résumé, and salary history to No telephone calls, please.

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