Southern Company Land Rights Analyst - Centralized Engineering Services in Atlanta, Georgia

Land Rights Analyst - Centralized Engineering Services



Centralized Engineering Services is the organization within Georgia Power that designs, researches, engineers and project manages the relocation of Georgia Power Distribution facilities for DOT and governmental road relocation projects.

The Land Rights Analyst is responsible for researching and negotiating reimbursement from government agencies (i.e. cities, counties, Community Improvement Districts, DOT) for their utilization of Georgia Power land rights throughout the state. This position requires the ability to learn legalities surrounding property rights, right-of-ways, construction and utility distribution as well as the ability to navigate DOT plans, GIS and other mapping programs. This position also requires extreme flexibility, prioritization and time management skills as project demands can shift quickly.

In addition to working closely with our Centralized Engineering Services team, this position would be expected to communicate these rights and help support any questions or clarifications from our DOT and governmental partners.


  • High diploma or equivalent; Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree preferred

  • Real estate research experience preferred

  • Experience interacting with all levels within government agencies preferred

  • Strong project management skills

  • Strong research skills (i.e. online, government records, court documents, internal company records, equipment maintenance records)

  • Strong written and interpersonal communication skills

Georgia Power is an investor-owned, tax-paying utility that serves 2.4 million customers in all but four of Georgia's 159 counties. The largest of four electric utilities that make up Southern Company, Georgia Power, has been providing electricity to Georgia for more than a century at rates well below the national average.

Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America's premier energy company, with 44,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million electric and gas utility customers through its subsidiaries. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric utilities in four states, natural gas distribution utilities in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a national recognized provider of customized energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications. Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, Southern Company and its subsidiaries are inventing America's energy future by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, 21st century coal, natural gas, renewables and energy efficiency, and creating new products and services for the benefit of customers. Southern Company has been named by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer, recognized among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc, listed by Black Enterprise magazine as one of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity and designated a Top Employer for Hispanics by Hispanic Network. The company has earned a National Award of Nuclear Science and History from the National Atomic Museum Foundation for its leadership and commitment to nuclear development and is continually ranked among the top utilities in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at

Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.


Job Field: Legal & Compliance

Job Type: Standard

Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta

Operating Company: Georgia Power Company

Job Type: Standard

Travel (Up to...): No

Work Location(s):

Jefferson Street Office - 829 Jefferson Street (829ATLANTA)

829 Jefferson Street

Atlanta, 30318

Req ID: GPC2005502