Manager supporting development activities, commercial management and contract administration for DG LLC projects.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES: (Must be able to perform these responsibilities with or without reasonable accommodation.)
l Assume supporting role for greenfield or brownfield projects and coordinate development efforts required to bring them through permitting, financial closing, and commercial operation.
l Coordinate with the accounting department for making invoices, keeping track of payment amounts and liaise with external parties (i.e. contractors, consultants etc.) preparation of real-time actual to budget spreadsheets and capturing support documentation.
l Support oversight of all project and financial reports required by project agreements, including drafting power point/excel/bar chart slides for presentation material.
l Project Contracting: support the negotiation of project contracts and subsequent administration Keeping track of all business documents, including contracts, agreements and proposals.
l Prepare proposals for tenders and request for proposals.
l Report to senior staffs in the organization.
l Project Communication: management of partner & stakeholder engagements including meetings, events, website(s).
l Knowledge of the electric power industry and non-utility, independent power, generating industry; Willingness to learn about non-recourse project financing, contracts, EPC contracts, off take agreements, tolling arrangements, hedge agreements, permitting requirements, generating facility technical requirements, market demographics, current regulatory situation and other pertinent information.
l Required computer skills include extensive experience in the following: (i) computer modeling with a spreadsheet package (EXCEL) containing multiple page formats with interlinked calculations and macros; (ii) a word processing package (WORD), (iii) a presentation package (POWERPOINT); (iv) a scheduling program (PROJECT) and (v) internet-based E-mail system (OUTLOOK).
l Strong verbal and written communication skills with related abilities required to compile reports on project status, present explanations or project benefits/risks, describe potential financial structures to achieve company and project goals, generate acquisition proposals and maintain various business contacts.
l Analytical, time-management skills.
l Willingness and ability to work extended hours when transactions require it.
l This position requires a four-year college degree, preferably with a focus in business management, finance, engineering or sciences. A graduate degree in business administration, public policy or engineering is preferred.
l Minimum of five (5) years of experience in a development and/or project execution at an independent power producer, electrical power industry consultant, or unregulated subsidiary or an electric utility company.
l Project site experience is preferred.
Works under limited supervision both independently and in a team environment. Involves contact with all levels of employees, require external contact with vendors and corporate management team.
This position description is not intended to be and should not be construed as an all-inclusive list of responsibilities, skills or working conditions associated with the position. While this description is intended to accurately reflect the position’s activities and requirements, management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties as necessary.