Project Specialist, Demonstration Projects

Job Info

Nov 2, 2022


Posting Expiration Date: Nov 30, 2022

Schedule Type: Full-Time

Minimum Salary: $105000

Maximum Salary: $130000

Organization: Customer Energy Solutions

Department: Digital Products&Demo Projects

Section: CES Demonstration Projects

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

  • Project manager responsible for current and future demonstration projects related but not limited to low- and moderate- income customer offerings, decarbonization, heating electrification, transportation, and clean energy technologies.
  • Direct management of third-party partners and consultants across multi-year contracts to deliver results on time and on budget.
  • Communicate scope and objectives of demonstration project(s) to various internal and external stakeholders including senior management, all impacted working groups and other NYSPSC REV working groups, and policy makers.
  • Develop relationships with industry experts, external partners, and internal business units to gain buy-in and successfully execute on project design, implementation, execution and completion.
  • Coordinate marketing and outreach efforts with internal groups to engage customers and seek feedback.
  • Develop and forecast Demo Project budgets and track against forecasted performance. Oversee program invoice processes and financial reporting.
  • Provide customer service support on escalated program issues, as necessary.
  • Represent Con Edison at regulatory bodies, industry conferences, and external stakeholders in the context of Demonstration Projects.
  • Perform other related tasks and assignments as required.
  • Ensure that safe work practices are followed, and the environment is fully protected in accordance with Company policy and governmental regulations.

Required Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree And 4 years of related work experience

Preferred Education/Experience

  • Bachelor's Degree Engineering, environmental science or other technical major preferred And 5-7 years
  • Master's Degree MBA, Engineering, or other technical discipline And 2 years In utility, clean energy, or sustainability

Relevant Work Experience

  • Experience with new technologies, utility business models, and innovative design Required
  • Experience with decarbonization, building electrification, and/or renewable energy Required
  • Experience working with and presenting to DPS staff and/or executive stakeholders Required
  • Demonstrated project management and/or contract management experience; PMP certification a plus Required
  • Experience in planning, managing, coordinating, reviewing and processing budgets and invoices Required
  • Demonstrated leadership skills and the ability to build a consensus through collaboration with various stakeholders Preferred
  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail Preferred
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills Preferred
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel) Preferred
  • Ability to collaborate with employees within the team and across the organization at all levels of management Preferred
  • Self-motivated with a passion for clean energy and problem solving Pref

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.