The Asset Associate is responsible for supporting the asset management program for a portfolio of operating renewable energy projects. 

Responsibilities

  • Support Director, Commercial Asset Management on all required portfolio tasks to ensure assets complete all compliance requirements and achieve target investment returns
  • Maintain all portfolio files and records in the Longroad file repository
  • Maintain PUC registrations and applicable paperwork, working with asset management team and counsel where applicable
  • Support annual budgeting and monthly financial review process
  • Maintain REC registry registrations and change of ownership forms to keep projects compliant
  • Execute Renewable Energy Credit (“REC”) transactions
  • Manage land lease payment schedule in coordination with real estate team and accounting team
  • Respond to internal and external data requests, quantifying and analyzing historic operational data
  • Partner with accounting team to ensure complete and timely debt payments to lenders and project operational vendors
  • Maintain files with running accounts of various parameters that are key indicators for the asset management team (e.g. costs, generation, RECs, etc)
  • Assist in monthly reporting compilation for lenders
  • Complete all EIA and FERC filing requirements under direction of Director, Commercial Asset Management
  • Compile first drafts of regular operating reports and management presentations
  • Perform ad-hoc financial analysis to evaluate project investment opportunities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related course of study
  • Minimum of 3 years of related industry experience 
  • Knowledge of and experience working with accounting, finance, and operations preferably in the power generation field
  • General knowledge of technical operation and performance of power projects
  • Excellent qualitative and quantitative analytical skills to identify and solve a wide range of business problems
  • Ability to manage multiple issues and clearly articulate principles, concerns, and solutions for resolution of those issues
  • Working knowledge of accounting concepts, financial reporting, and finance metrics
  • Must be able to work irregular work hours occasionally
  • Strong time management skills with ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines

Desired/Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with renewable energy is strongly preferred

Characteristics Necessary for Success

  • Collaborative style and a can-do attitude
  • Comfortable with fast paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to garner consensus from diverse internal stakeholder groups to make decisions quickly
  • Passionate and enthusiastic about renewable energy
  • Highly organized, able to multitask and manage multiple projects efficiently
  • Integrity and accountability