Regulatory/Government Affairs Manager – Sebastian

Regulatory/Government Affairs Manager

Sebastian is a premier provider of communications and construction services in California.  With more than 70 years of experience, Sebastian is passionate about providing people with a great place to work.  Our high growth and dynamic model offers employees the opportunity for career advancement.  As a family company, we value the expertise and experience of our team.


Job Description:        

The Regulatory/Government Affairs Manager supervises Regulatory and Revenue Processing filings.  Acts as a liaison between Sebastian and consulting firms, California Public Utilities Commission, and state and federal legislators.  Is responsible for company cost separations and recovery at both the state and federal level.  Provides revenue budget forecasts.  Represents Company on appropriate CalCom, NTCA committees and other trade organizations.


Job Duties:

Include but are not limited to the following:

  • Responsible for presentations at Board of Directors meetings regarding rate cases and regulatory developments/changes/impacts
  • Responsible for overseeing all CABs billing, tax, and surcharge change implementation orders
  • Coordinates the timely filing and prepares studies as they relate to data requests and CPUC or FCC tariff filings
  • Provides support to company managers in all regulatory matters
  • Assists Controller with financial/revenue information as needed
  • Gathers financial and associated information for cost separations study
  • Works with consultants in the preparation of cost separations study and makes recommendations to Vice President of Administration relating to cost recovery
  • Monitors Rate of Return
  • Responsible for General Rate Case Analysis and filings


Job Requirements:    

  • Must have extensive background in telephony operations
  • Experience in Part 36 and 69 Separations procedures, State and Federal Public Utilities Commissions procedures and Part 32 accounting rules
  • Must work well with the public and represent the company in situations involving other companies and agencies
  • Must have comprehensive computer skills involving spreadsheet and word processing systems
  • Bachelors degree in appropriate field or equivalent experience is required


Sebastian offers competitive salaries and outstanding benefit packages.  It is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin.  This position is headquartered in Kerman, CA.

To apply:

Please email resume, cover letter and salary requirements to:

Vantage Point
Attn. Julie Darrington – VP of Consulting
2211 N Minnesota St.
Mitchell, SD 57301