Project Manager II - Engineering Nexant
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Nexant is a provider of intelligent grid software and clean energy solutions-pioneering, developing, and advancing electric power grid and alternative energy technologies and services. Our exclusive focus on energy, combined with our well-respected and experienced professionals, proven technology, and proprietary industry information, has earned us distinctive brand recognition and a reputation as a top energy solutions company.
Nexant is an independent company formed on January 1, 2000 by a core group of energy consulting and advanced energy technology units of Bechtel Group, Inc. Since that date, we have added expertise through the strategic acquisition of eight energy technology companies and organically hiring only the best in our field. Our seasoned professionals have completed over 3,000 assignments in more than 100 countries. We have headquarters in San Francisco and Foster City, CA, with 32 corporate, representative, and project offices in the U.S., Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. We have been profitable since day one with significant growth rates.
Our detailed understanding of the physical behavior and constraints of the power system is embedded in our grid and market operations software. We offer an integrated line of software solutions that addresses all facets of energy markets, from centralized wholesale markets to independent energy retailers and aggregators. Growing trends such as dynamic pricing and demand side management are emphasized. Our domain dominance within the energy value chain and integrated expertise in the market with proprietary technologies makes us a clear leader in our space.
We also provide advisory services for developing and commercializing advanced clean energy technologies as well as supplying technical, operational, and strategic consulting to oil, gas, and chemical majors, energy resource companies, technology owners, governments, and investors. In addition, Nexant is a national leader in the innovative design, implementation, and evaluation of many of the largest commercial, industrial, and residential energy efficiency incentive and demand side management programs in the United States.
Our current investors include TeleSoft Partners, Oak Investment Partners, The Beacon Group, Intel Capital, Nth Power, Morgan Stanley Global Energy Group, Frog and Peach, and Symphony Technology Group, as well as Nexant management and staff. We recently secured another round of funding of $50 million that will help us achieve the rapid growth potential of our company.
Are you interested in having a real impact and helping to change the world? Then join us!
About the Job
We are currently seeking a Project Manager II for Nexant?s Cary, NC office. The successful candidate will be responsible for managing the business management functional organization in Cary as well as providing oversight for multiple energy efficiency and demand response programs/projects for residential, commercial, industrial, and utility clients. In addition, the candidate shall play a key role in identifying and supporting marketing efforts in order to secure new business.
Our clients include public agencies, investor-owned utilities administering ratepayer-funded energy efficiency programs, energy end users, and energy service companies. Successful candidates must demonstrate ability to fulfill the duties and responsibilities of the position. We are looking for an exceptional person who enjoys working in a challenging and innovative environment.
Duties and Responsibilities
Manage one to four full time staff as direct reports;
Manage programs related to energy utilization including strategic planning, client relationships, proposal preparation, and project management
Manage day to day aspects of projects including quality of work product, client communications, budget, schedule, and business management staff;
Directly responsible for performance of contracts and profitability;
Quantify and secure overall staffing needs and related resource requirements for the office;
Maintain quality control of all deliverable products, demonstrating attention to details, objectivity, and clarity while maintaining project schedules;
Meet with clients to co-manage projects, present results, and develop new scopes of work;
Conduct employee performance evaluations and oversee overall staff development (e.g., project management skills, technical capabilities);
Identify and support marketing opportunities and efforts to secure new business for the office;
Demonstrate best efforts to achieve overall company and business unit performance goals, project performance measures, billability measures, and individual performance measures (e.g., productivity, quality of work, attitude, professionalism) as set by the company and specified in the Annual Development Plan and the Employee Performance Evaluation.
Masters technical degree or MBA preferred;
5+ years of experience as a project manager, or similar, consulting in the utility, energy, design/build, or environment sector;
Capacity and understanding needed to run a business;
Ability to meet aggressive business goals;
Ability to lead and delegate staff and responsibilities;
Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects while meeting deliverable deadlines and budgets while maintaining exceptional quality control;
Exceptional interpersonal and organizational skills;
Exceptional oral and written communication skills.
Salary and Benefits (U.S.)
Nexant offers competitive salaries based on candidate's qualifications. Nexant also offers three weeks paid vacation per year, eleven paid holidays per year, a 401(k) plan with employee matching funds and an overall comprehensive benefits package.
Nexant, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and encourages workforce diversity. We welcome applications from all qualified candidates.
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