CRES Coalitions Manager


CRES seeks to fill a mid-level position with a coalitions manager with strong tactical sense, exceptional interpersonal skills, and an eye for detail. This position coordinates and facilitates relationships with key partners in the clean energy sector and right-of-center advocates both in D.C. and beyond the Beltway.

Competitive applicants have at least 2-4 years of public affairs experience in coalitions building and/or management, preferably with knowledge of the energy sector.  This full-time position reports to the managing director.


  • Manage existing coalitions within National Clean Energy Week, Clean Capitalist Coalition as well as several informal coalitions
  • Create and maintain relationships with existing and new allied organizations and grasstops
  • Communicate CRES’ priorities to partner and peer organizations and update the CRES senior team about peer organizations’ priorities
  • Coordinate with consultants to create state-based clean energy advocacy hubs
  • Help shape strategies to best leverage CRES priorities among existing and potential allies to further organizational goals
  • Represent CRES at external events, conferences inside and beyond the Beltway
  • Contribute to CRES publications and coordinate with colleagues to develop collateral and other material necessary to highlight and communicate CRES’ work and priorities
  • Assist with event planning and management for CRES events, conferences, convenings

Oversee and develop the ally and third-party database in coordination with the director of communications

Compensation and benefits

CRES offers a competitive salary and benefits package. CRES is an Equal Opportunity Employer and encourages diversity in all facets of the organizations’ work. View more at

Application process

Please e-mail a cover letter and resume to [email protected] Please use “Coalitions Manager” as the subject line for your e-mail.


About Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions 

Citizens for Responsible Energy Solutions (CRES) is a 501(c)(4) non-profit organization founded in 2013 to engage Republican policymakers and the public about commonsense, conservative solutions to address our nation’s need for abundant, reliable energy while preserving our environment.