Recent Graduate: Energy Trading Contract Administration Associate Specialist/Specialist

Edison International Rosemead , CA 91770

Posted 2 months ago

Energy for What's Ahead

Are you looking to make a difference in your career? We're working on smarter grids, cleaner energy and tools to help people manage energy more efficiently.

Southern California Edison (SCE) is one of the nation's largest investor-owned electric utilities. We are an industry leader that is designing new and innovative ways to meet our customer's needs. We are looking for highly motivated individuals who enjoy the challenge of working on key industry changing projects. We need your good ideas and your value-adding contributions to remain a leader in this industry.

Position Overview:

We are looking for an Associate Specialist/Specialist as part of SCE's University and Campus Relations Recent Graduate program. This position will be in the Contract Compliance & Technical Services (CC&TS) department within Southern California Edison's (SCE) Energy Procurement and Management.

About Contract Compliance & Technical Services:

The CC&TS team oversees compliance activities related to a portfolio of more than 400 renewable and non-renewable contracts and manages regular compliance events such the administration of the Western Renewable Energy Generation Information System (WREGIS), a renewable energy tracking database, or the management of Renewable Energy Credit (REC) to ensure the company compliance with its energy renewable targets.

Specifically, this position supports contract management, contract origination, and contract compliance activities. In this role you will be responsible for administering an array of compliance programs and will be a part of teams working on SCE energy procurement activities, and a variety of other contract activities.

Typical Responsibilities Include:

  • Administers contract compliance programs

  • Contract obligations review - Works with contract managers to verify specific project criteria (interconnection documents, renewable qualification, telemetry testing, collateral, payment setup, etc.) are met for new projects coming online

  • Insurance verification Manages process for tracking and evaluating individual project insurance certificates and provides recommendations to management when dealing with deficient certificates

  • Supports energy procurement activities through Requests for Offer (RFOs) for various energy resources, including renewable resources Organizes bidders' conferences, assists in developing presentation to management, evaluates cures for deficient bids and provides recommendations on bid eligibility.

  • Manages energy contract databases, supports data requests, and implements process improvements to data management processes.

  • Develops new contract compliance programs to support achievement of business objectives

  • Data Validation and Data Mining Identifies data duplication, corrects erroneous user input, improves data integrity.

  • Performs other responsibilities and duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must have graduated in the past 24 months or will graduate by June 2019 with an undergraduate or graduate degree in Business, Economics, Finance, Statistics or other quantitative related fields.

  • Intermediate experience in MS office applications, including Excel, Word, and PowerPoint.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills including the ability to prepare reports and present complex technical information to a wide audience.

  • Strong ethics, influence and negotiation, leadership, initiative, and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively multi-task and enthusiastically engage in continuous learning.

  • Associate Specialist typically possesses zero (0) to three (3) years of experience.

  • Specialist typically possesses three (3) or more years of experience.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Three (3) or more years of work experience with data analysis, contract management, electricity trading or marketing, or project management.

  • Experience building reports to track, analyze and maintain the accuracy and integrity of large amounts of data using Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, SharePoint and database systems.

  • Experience with advanced Excel functions.

  • Experience with MS PowerBI business analytical tool.

  • Experience in energy markets or working in a utility environment.

  • Experience supporting competitive Request for Offers (RFOs).

  • Experience developing, validating, and presenting financial statistics and models.

  • Experience evaluating and analyzing data to determine trends.

Comments:

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • Candidates must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.


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