Post Date: 08/08/2019
Close Date: 08/16/2019
APPLICATION DEADLINE: AUGUST 16, 2019
For over 125 years, Portland General Electric has proudly served Oregon. Our dedication to helping customers is matched by our commitment to providing PGE employees with a diverse array of rewarding career opportunities. Diversity and community are at the heart of what we do for our customers and for each other. We are committed to a team that looks like the Oregon community that we know and love.
PGE team members are creative problem solvers who love to apply themselves to challenges, big and small. We are looking for team members who will grow their skills, their career and their future with us.
Marketing Outreach Manager (R-19-1637)
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 on behalf of all customers. Our vision for a clean energy future relies on three interrelated and overarching strategies: decarbonize through investing in clean and reliable energy; modernize through a smarter more resilient grid; and empower our customers in their energy technology choices.
The Marketing Outreach Manager will manage a team involved in key stakeholder outreach and intelligence gathering to effectively position PGE and its offerings in the communities we serve. Part of the team will be focused on outreach to residential customers in the just-launched Smart Grid Test Bed communities in Hillsboro, Milwaukie and the Overlook neighborhood in North Portland where PGE is looking at how we and our customers can use energy through new technologies, programs and products to help bring more renewable energy onto the grid while keeping the energy we provide reliable and affordable. The other part of the team is focused on business development efforts to bring large business customers into PGE’s service area and promote the use of electric modalities in new developments and ventures. This team works with key stakeholders, including local, state and regional economic development organizations, municipalities, as well as key industry and nonprofit organizations, and has an integral role in influencing strategy and change at PGE.
Our ideal candidate is someone who has an affinity for community engagement, has economic development experience, strong business acumen, and is an effective communicator. If you’re someone who supports diversity, equity and inclusion initiatives that guide and shape relationships with stakeholders regarding equitable energy policy, has a passion for cultural understanding, improving community development, collaborating, and cares about addressing climate change, this may be the job for you!
The successful candidate will have a bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, management, economics or other related field, and eight years’ experience in related field, or equivalent education and experience.
Join us today and power your potential!
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.
To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the deadline: https://PGN.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=R-19-1637 If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.
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