Clean Energy Finance Manager - Utility Thermal Energy Networks

Job Info

May 9, 2024

112409

Posting Expiration Date: May 31, 2024

Schedule Type: Full-Time

Minimum Salary: $140000

Maximum Salary: $150000

Organization: Customer Clean Energy Programs

Department: Portfolio Planning & Analysis

Section: CCEP Thermal Energy Networks

Location: NY-New York-4 Irving Pl Headquarters

Job Description

Mission Statement

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) employees are required to follow health, safety, and environmental policies, EEO, Standards of Business Conduct, and all other applicable company policy and procedures. We all share a responsibility to advance the company’s mission by excelling at our three corporate priorities – safety of our people and the public, operational excellence in all that we do, and ensuring the best possible customer experience.

Core Responsibilities

  • Spearhead the development and refinement of financial models, ensuring robust budgeting and analysis for UTEN's in-house development projects.
  • Drive project development by conducting critical financial analyses to guide strategic decision-making.
  • Oversee the reconciliation and processing of vendor invoices, maintaining accuracy and efficiency in financial transactions.
  • Manage the Current Working Estimate (CWE), ensuring up-to-date and precise project cost tracking.
  • Management and tracking of monthly accruals.
  • Execute financial transfers and credits as required, maintaining fiscal integrity.
  • Support the evaluation and analysis of energy efficiency opportunities to determine project offerings and structures.
  • Preparation of financial for Public Service Commission's (PSC) required monthly project reports.
  • Preparation of budgeting forecasts (i.e. 2+10, 5+7, etc), projecting financial trajectories and resource allocation.
  • Creation of requisitions in the Oracle system.
  • Collaborate closely with the Con Edison Procurement department and various utility groups, fostering strong partnerships and alignment on contract management.
  • Prepare presentations and approval materials for management and board of directors regarding project capital costs, budgets, financials, and regulatory matters.
  • Maintain a rigorous due diligence process, ensuring thorough evaluation and risk assessment.
  • Conduct periodic site visits to UTEN locations within Consolidated Edison's service territory, providing on-ground financial oversight.

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree and 4 years of work experience or
  • Master's Degree and 2 years of work experience

Preferred Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree in finance, business, economics, accounting, engineering, or quantitative field and 5-7 years of work experience
  • Master's Degree in finance, business, economics, accounting, engineering, or quantitative field and 2 years of work experience in utility, clean energy, or sustainability.

Relevant Work Experience

  • Experience managing and tracking project and/or program expenditures. Required
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to build a consensus through collaboration with various stakeholders. Required
  • Experience managing and tracking project and/or program expenditures. Required
  • Demonstrated organizational skills, and the ability to see the big picture while maintaining attention to detail. Required
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills. Required
  • Proven range of presentation skills to various audiences such as customers, teams, executives and/or industry stakeholders. Required
  • Advanced Excel and financial modeling skills. Required
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel). Required
  • Ability to collaborate with employees within the team and across the organization at all levels of management. Required
  • Self-motivated and comfortable working through ambiguity on timelines. Required
  • Experience working in Oracle (or similar financial software). Required
  • Experience working with and presenting to DPS staff and/or executive stakeholders. Preferred
  • Demonstrated project management and/or contract management experience. Preferred
  • Experience in planning, managing, coordinating, and implementing projects. Preferred
  • Experience with new technologies, utility business models, and rate design. Preferred
  • Experience with thermal energy networks, waste heat recovery, decarbonization, building electrification, and/or renewable energy. Preferred
  • Experience developing customer agreements, contracts, and terms of service for project/pilot participants. Preferred

Licenses & Certifications

  • Driver's License Required

Other Physical Demands

  • Must be able to respond to Company emergencies by performing a System Emergency Assignment to restore service to our customers.
  • Must be able and willing to travel within Company service territory, as needed.

Technical Difficulty Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. (Con Edison), Orange & Rockland Utilities (O&R), and Consolidated Edison Transmission (CET) are equal opportunity employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of the individual’s actual or perceived disability, protected veteran status, race, color, creed, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, domestic violence victim status, or any other actual or perceived status protected by law.

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