Manager - Solar and Storage Origination East

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  • Chapel Hill, NC, USA
  • 12 Feb, 2019

Job Description

About Us Strata Solar is a national leading developer of commercial and utility-scale solar farms ranked amongst the top five solar producers in the US. We understand that our employees are the lifeblood of the company. We strive to align company goals with those of our employees. We're constantly innovating to make a difference for our customers, our employees, and our planet. Our mission is to make a difference by developing cost-efficient alternatives to traditional energy sources, without long-term dependence on government subsidies. We’re leading the industry in sustainable energy careers. We hope you’ll join us. Overview Summary: In this role, you will have the opportunity to support and develop power sales on an ongoing basis across our East region. Your strong relationships with utilities across the Eastern United States will provide the foundation for ongoing growth at Strata Solar Development. Responsibilities Essential Duties and Responsibilities: + This position will be responsible for all power marketing efforts across Strata Solar’s development pipeline in the Eastern United States. + The position will be responsible for deal structuring, customer outreach, RFP responses, Investment Committee Approvals, and other responsibilities as needed. + Develop and/or build upon existing relationships with utilities and munis/co-ops to identify opportunities to win solar off-take + Identify new market opportunities + Manage and cultivate customer relationships with electric utilities, municipalities, and cooperatives + Market existing pipeline of solar projects to utility and industrial customers, and respond to RFPs + Participate in and add value to PPA negotiations, and ensure the contract is finance-able and contribute strategic + oversight, budget controls, project development skills Qualifications Education and/or Work Experience Requirements: + Bachelor;s degree required in business, economics, engineering, finance or a similarly related field + 2 - 3 years’ demonstrated experience and success with Solar Origination or Development + Experience with PPA structures and negotiations + Relationships with utilities in Eastern United States is essential + Excellent interpersonal skills, written and verbal, required + Ability to work independently and as a team member + Strong sales, networking, leadership, negotiation and time management skills + Must be willing to travel 40% of time No third party solicitations or resumes will be accepted for this or any other Strata Solar position. Strata Solar is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Strata Solar is an equal employment and affirmative action employer whereby we do not engage in practices that discriminate against any person employed or seeking employment based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national or ethnic origin, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other status or characteristic protected under applicable law. Job ID2019-1424 # of Openings1 Posted Date1 day ago(2/11/2019 3:12 PM) CategoryDevelopment