DONOVAN ENERGY

CLEAN ENERGY CONSULTANT 

December 9th, 2020

POSITION OVERVIEW

The Clean Energy Consultant (“Consultant”) has broad knowledge of the technologies, practices, and policies that businesses and organizations can use to save money on energy, reduce carbon emissions, and gain competitive advantage. The Consultant is comfortable meeting with business representatives, utilities, government officials, non-profit organizations, and other energy industry stakeholders. The Consultant has a self-driven, entrepreneurial mindset that drives them to seek creative clean energy solutions for Donovan Energy clients. The Consultant has strong business development skills and is charged with helping to grow Donovan Energy’s consulting business over time.

REPORTS TO:  Chief Strategy Officer

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Evaluates feasibility of renewable energy, energy efficiency, and electrification project development;

  • Analyzes electric and fuel bills to identify opportunities for clean energy to reduce operating expenses and risk;

  • Conducts original research, analyzes proposed and current policies, and evaluates their effects on Donovan Energy clients;

  • Navigates subscription news and information services such as S&P Global Market Intelligence;

  • Generates attractive, informative data visualizations for internal and external use;

  • Collaborates with like-minded businesses and organizations on mutual goals;

  • Prepares interim and final client reports in narrative form and produces well-designed, visually appealing slide decks;

  • Generates original content via blog articles and energy-related thought pieces;

  • Develops Donovan Energy’s consulting client base and brings new consulting projects to Donovan Energy over time;

  • Contributes to and supports the overall team effort; and

  • Provides general support for Chief Strategy Officer and other staff.

 

KNOWLEDGE & EXPERIENCE

  • Education: Advanced degree preferred. College degree in energy, environmental sciences, finance, or related field required.

  • Experience: 3-5 years of experience required in management consulting, project development or related roles. Clean energy experience preferred but not strictly required.

 

COMPETENCE & SKILL SET

  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills;

  • Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to drive resolution;

  • Strong quantitative and qualitative analytical skills;

  • Strong interpersonal and relationship-building skills;

  • Knowledge of cloud collaboration tools (i.e. Gmail, Google Drive, etc.) and the Microsoft Office suite;

  • Understanding of energy markets, environmental laws, and public utility regulation;

  • Understanding of corporate finance and business decision-making processes;

  • Demonstrated aptitude for business development, networking, and/or sales; and

  • Comfort working as an individual contributor and as a member of a team.

 

PERSONAL ATTRIBUTES

  • High level of self-confidence, motivation, maturity and integrity;

  • Capable of finding answers to questions;

  • Driven to support clients, vendors and partners;

  • Sense of humor;

  • Committed to Donovan Energy’s purpose, mission and values; and

  • Excited about transforming our economy to run on clean, efficient energy.

Contact: jobs@donovanenergy.com