Post Date: 01/30/2020
Close Date: 02/29/2020
This is an exciting time to join Portland General Electric. As Oregon’s largest electric utility, Portland General Electric is leading an energy transformation that will harness the power of clean and renewable resources. Our vision for a clean energy future relies on three interrelated and overarching strategies: de-carbonize through investing in clean and reliable energy; modernize through a smarter more resilient grid; and empower our customers in their energy technology choices.
We’re searching for innovative, customer and results-obsessed leaders to help power our mission and lead the way in championing the world’s clean energy future!
PGE’s Green Future program is at the intersection of these strategies. By providing all PGE customers with the option to purchase 100% renewable energy through their electric bills since 2003, the Green Future program (www.portlandgeneral.com/renewables) offers customers choice and empowers them to participate in their own energy future. PGE customers have responded, making Green Future the largest voluntary renewable power program in the nation. This has put PGE at the forefront of the national conversation about best practices, customer engagement, and the future of renewable energy products.
Residential Renewables Product Specialist
As Residential Renewables Product Specialist, you will ensure the program’s continued growth by managing day-today operations, evolving the strategy and positioning the program to retain its position as a leader for the years to come. This is multi-faceted work includes representing PGE on regulatory committees, managing contractual relationships with vendors to achieve program goals, and communicate with trade organizations to identify industry developments.
Our ideal candidate is someone with deep knowledge of the utility industry and renewable energy markets, extensive experience with program design and implementation, and a track record of ensuring high residential customer participation while navigating the regulatory environment. We seek a candidate passionate about renewable energy, great at stakeholder engagement, contract management, strategy and advocacy, and who enjoys collaborating with diverse groups.
The successful Residential Renewables Product Specialist will have a marketing, communications, business, accounting, economics or other related field or equivalent experience and five or more years in product management, an electric utility, marketing, project management or related field. Experience in program management is required. In addition, a valid driver’s license and proven safe driving record.
Join us today and power your potential!
To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the posting close date. A cover letter may be needed with your application to be considered for this position.
PGE believes in rewarding strong performance. We provide a total compensation package that is designed to reward your contributions to the company, and, at the same time, support your well-being and professional development, both now and into the future.
PGE is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. PGE will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.
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