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Advisory Services Analyst

Date Posted: Feb 15, 2020

Location: Houston, TX, 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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Position Summary

The Advisory Services Analyst will support Sales and/or the Senior Analyst team to analyze client’s qualitative and quantitative energy profile to determine the products and services offered by NRG Business Solutions that best fit the customer, along with the associated value proposition. Evaluations, implementation, and management will include, but are not limited to, electricity and natural gas supply purchasing and risk management, demand response and other energy market programs, and distributed energy resources.


Principal Responsibilities

  • Analyze client’s energy consumption data for available services.  Analysis includes: annual size, daily consumption pattern, seasonality, and efficiency.
  • Analyze client’s load profile to prepare and submit RFPs for energy supply contracts
  • Create proposals and supporting analysis for presentation to clients, including; energy tariff analysis, current contract analysis, forward capacity analysis, and analyzing the energy future’s market utilizing various market data, such as; Natural Gas futures, electric futures, generation sources, transmission projects and state and federal regulations.
  • Support sales staff in identifying and evaluating client opportunities, and help to define their value to potential clients
  • Interface with Sales, Senior Analysts, and Clients on an as needed basis throughout the sales process and in post contract relationship management


Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in economics, math, statistics, finance, or another related field
  • Previous experience working with both internal stakeholders in a team atmosphere and external clients in a relationship management role
  • Previous experience working in retail electricity and natural gas commodity contracts, demand response programs, ancillary market programs, and distributed energy resources


Additional Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Excellent organizational skills, and attention to detail
  • Analytical background and problem solving skills
  • Past experience demonstrating an aptitude to learn quickly and be flexible





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

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