National Grid Brooklyn , NY 11201
Posted 1 month ago
National Grid is hiring a Lead Program Manager, FOHS Account Manager for our Future of Heat Solutions in Waltham, MA. This position can be located in Waltham, MA, Brooklyn, NY, Albany, NY or Syracuse, NY.
Every day we deliver safe and secure energy to homes, communities, and businesses. We are there when people need us the most. We connect people to the energy they need for the lives they live. The pace of change in society and our industry is accelerating and our expertise and track record puts us in an unparalleled position to shape the sustainable future of our industry.
To be successful we must anticipate the needs of our customers, reducing the cost of energy delivery today and pioneering the flexible energy systems of tomorrow. This requires us to deliver on our promises and always look for new opportunities to grow, both ourselves and our business.
The Future of Heat Solutions (FOHS) Account Manager- Lead Program Manager will be responsible for working with the Sales teams to develop account plans with the company's strategic accounts and communities that will focus on on meeting customer needs and achieving decarbonization through the strategic implementation of emerging technologies, new programs and customized energy efficiency (EE) solutions. The may include:
Decarbonized gas supplies (RNG/Green Hydrogen)
The FOHS Account Managers will manage the cadence of the account plans by collaborating with the Sales, Jurisdiction and Connections teams on project development activities and manage the customer relationship in the context of growth planning and carbon reduction, creating opportunities to support our customers while achieving our Fossil-Fuel Free Vision. In addition to Sales, Jurisdiction, and Connection teams, internal collaboration with the following groups will be essential: Future of Heat Engineering, Gas Control, Gas Pricing, Legal, Gas Supply, Jurisdiction, Long Term Planning, Project Management, and Finance
Assisting large customers with strategic growth plans by establishing a framework for long term energy master planning - coordinating with necessary internal departments (e.g. Engineering, Sales, Complex Connections Team, Future of Heat Solutions)
Working collaboratively on execution of plans with the Strategic Sales Team
Assisting the rest of the Future of Heat Solutions team with developing and executing pilots with customers on emerging technologies and new programs
Participating in developing new regulatory filings that support creative customer solutions
Communicating clear expectations and deliverables with customers and internal/external stakeholders to achieve strategic milestones
Determining the need for changes to regulatory policies, corporate policies and procedures that will better enable the implementation of strategic projects under evolving utility business model.
As needed, representing the company in targeted local, regional and/or professional organizations
Ensuring effective communication and interaction with Sales & Program Operations, Future of Heat Solutions, Future of Heat Engineering, Customer Energy Management, Regulatory Strategy, U.S. Strategy, and Jurisdiction teams and other internal stakeholders
Networking efficiently and effectively to identify and collaborate with new partners
3-5 years of experience required
Bachelor's Degree required; advanced degree (e.g. MBA, PMP) preferred
Project, program, or portfolio management experience preferred
Experience with business model development (e.g. NPV, BCA, value optimization) preferred
Exceptional communication skills required
Experience working in any of the following circumstances is preferred:
at a utility
within a regulated industry
in the clean energy space
Is recognized as a credible, knowledgeable, and effective professional who drives change, builds collaborative networks across business units and end-to-end processes, and delivers results.
Demonstrates the ability to translate customer needs and market conditions into solutions, balancing the value of different solutions; understands how best to utilize them and drive greater performance, taking into account the wider business context.
Is visionary in understanding the issues which National Grid is facing today and possesses the ability to make complex ideas or situations clear, simple, and easy to understand.
MA: $109,000 - $128,000 a year
Upstate NY: $98,000 - $115,000
Downstate NY: $116,000 - $137,000
This position has a career path which provides for advancement opportunities within and across bands as you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. Candidates will be assessed and provided offers against the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.