Project Manager - Outreach - Implementation Support Nexant
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Location:Placentia, CA
Business Unit:Energy Efficiency & Carbon Management
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
Nexant is currently seeking a Project Manager ? Outreach for our Placentia, CA office.
Duties and Responsibilities
Coordinate day-to-day aspects of projects including quality of work product, client communications, scheduling, and utilizing technical staff to service projects to ensure project completion.
Manage on-time delivery of technical reports
Deliver effective sales presentations and respond to questions and inquiries from industry professionals in an accurate and timely manner
Network and partner with trade allies, service providers, utility representatives, account managers, channel partners, key industry contacts and end users to identify potential rebate opportunities
Maintain a formal network of industry players and be a key resource for service providers and trade allies who leverage the rebate programs to promote and sell energy efficiency to commercial customers
Utilize an understanding of business operation costs associated with operating and maintaining facilities in order to develop and propose energy efficiency projects
Conduct training seminars to educate stakeholders on rebate programs logistics, technologies, best practices and new developments in the marketplace
Review proposed upgrades/designs for appropriateness and eligibility for utility incentives
Conduct site visits to verify installation and operation of baseline and replacement equipment/systems
Identify and focus on market segments capable so as to maximize energy savings with the most efficient and cost effective approach
Develop and maintain individual and team strategies for reaching sales, program targets and other business related objectives
Establish and maintain a professional client rapport, including identifying and anticipating client needs and proposing solutions
Properly and accurately address client concerns to assure problem resolution and promote long term productive relationships
Understand the organization and decision making process in order to work with stakeholders in determining project eligibility, schedule and potential energy savings.
Communicate and coordinate project activities with utility representatives, end users and other stakeholders, as needed
Motivate and guide employees through leadership to meet and exceed departmental goals and objectives and instill a culture of professionalism, customer care and excellent product knowledge
Other duties, as required
Bachelors or Master?s degree. Candidates without these degrees but years of experience in technical sales, energy efficiency or technical education and industry experience will be considered
Experienced in Industrial Sector with a strong background in Commercial, and Retail sectors
5-7 years proven experience in working in the sales, account management, marketing project management and/or with utilities
Minimum of 3 years of project coordination experience or similar within the energy efficiency industry
Must have a proven background working independently
Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Word and the ability to learn and operate company proprietary computer software is required
Ability to communicate, council, and sell concepts at all levels of an organization
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Excellent interpersonal, presentation, and analytical skills
Ability and comfort using small tools, ladders and power equipment
Must have a valid U.S. driver?s license and have a personal vehicle to visit customer sites
Strong attention to detail and follow-through in a fast pace environment
Must be able to lift 50 pounds
Bilingual English/Spanish is a plus
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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