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Date Posted: Feb 1, 2019

Location: Buffalo, NY, US

Company: NRG

Job Description

NRG is the leading integrated power company in the U.S., built on the strength of our diverse competitive electric generation portfolio and leading retail electricity platform. A Fortune 500 company, NRG creates value through best-in-class operations, reliable and efficient electric generation, and a retail platform serving residential and commercial businesses. Working with electricity customers large and small, we implement sustainable solutions for producing and managing energy, developing smarter energy choices and delivering exceptional service as our retail electricity providers serve almost three million residential and commercial customers throughout the country.

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Job Summary: 


The Generator Support Coordinator is responsible for coordinating cross-functional efforts across the organization in relation to generator retrofit and generator install projects. He/she will be responsible for providing traditional support functions as needed (creating proposals, data analysis and organization).


Essential Duties/Responsibilities:


The Generator Support Coordinator will work on all retrofit and generator install projects, tracking projects to ensure all data and documentation is received and communication between various departments within the organization is streamlined and consistent. He/she will be responsible for ensuring all internal resources are collectively moving towards completion of the generator projects. For the right individual, this position has significant growth potential.


The Generator Support Coordinator will be expected to:

  • Have a general understanding of the NRG Distributed Energy Resources (DER) business (Demand Response, Asset-Backed Demand Response, Third-Party Power and Gas Supply) and the markets NRG conducts business in
  • Provide administrative support for the Sales, Analyst and Customer Care departments
  • Review incoming leads and assign to individuals across the Sales and Analyst departments
  • Schedule meetings between the sales and analyst teams to review generator feasibility models
  • Coordinate weekly conference calls to discuss progression of generator retrofit projects and disseminate project updates to internal departments
  • Review generator retrofit models for accuracy prior to contracts being created and executed


Working Conditions:

  • Open office environment.
  • Some overtime required as special projects arise.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Associates degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office: Excel, Outlook, Word


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business or communication


Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication in order to correspond with various Departments across the organization.
  • Must be able to balance multiple projects and efficiently meet deadlines. 
  • Must be a motivated self-starter
  • Must have the desire to achieve and exceed all assigned goals
  • Must have strong organizational, time-management and interpersonal skills
  • Communicate effectively, both verbally and written, with internal departments
  • Be proficient in Microsoft Office: Excel, Outlook, Word
  • Use internet tools for research purposes
  • Work well in an individual and in a team environment
  • Handle multiple tasks or assignments at the same time
  • Work well under pressure, remaining focused and calm in a fast-paced environment
  • Work without direct supervision while carrying out duties
  • Be proactive in learning new information
  • Manage complex issues to find solutions
  • Work independently to achieve project goals

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Level, Title and/or Salary may be adjusted based on the applicant's experience or skills.

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