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Consultant - Regulatory TEAM

Daymark Energy Advisors is seeking a Consultant to join the firm’s regulatory team.

Daymark Energy Advisors is a successful growing consultancy that provides integrated planning, policy, and strategic decision making advice to the North America electricity and natural gas industries.

If you have a passion for the energy industry and are a high performer with a history of academic and professional excellence and achievement, you’ll find Daymark Energy Advisors offers a challenging and rewarding environment in which to further your career.

The position will be located in our Worcester, MA or Portland, ME office.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Analyze existing and emerging regulations and policies, regulatory precedent, tariffs and rate filings, capital expansion plans, and assess compliance strategies
  • Contribute to the ongoing development of the firm’s cost of service, rate design, and customer rate impact models
  • Develop analyses, written reports, and presentation materials to support client efforts and may provide expert witness testimony in proceedings before state public utility commissions
  • Perform related consulting work including project management, proposal writing, and other analytic tasks as required
  • Contribute to the growth of the firm and the development of new business and clients through the provision of technical leadership
  • Exhibit and enhance your understanding of the organization and operation of U.S. energy markets
  • In a regulatory setting, critically evaluate and analyze the resource planning/modeling practices of others
  • Analyze complex problems, structuring appropriate applied quantitative analyses and models, and delivering recommendations and advice to clients in an actionable form
  • Lead teams and manage multiple projects
  • Supervise and train less experienced analysts in appropriate analytical and modeling techniques
  • Participate in business development efforts by building relationships with current and potential clients and by demonstrating the firm’s capabilities to potential clients
  • Assist in the proposal drafting process as technical lead

RESPONSIBILITIES

The successful Consultant:

  • Guides team project work and has high quality interactions with clients
  • Provides clients with high quality deliverables and builds strong relationships
  • Takes care of clients to ensure their needs are understood and met
  • Drives understanding of client problems for the team
  • Holds others accountable for meeting or exceeding customer needs and expectations
  • Fosters a sense of urgency in the team for reaching goals and meeting deadlines
  • Tracks project team success against strategic priorities
  • Promotes the exchange of knowledge to achieve results
  • Provides clear direction to help others meet goals
  • Encourages candid and open communication among team members
  • Conveys roles, schedules, deliverables and feedback clearly and effectively
  • Provides effective feedback and coaching to project teams
  • Develops others by freely sharing personal knowledge
  • Demonstrates the ability to shift approach depending on client demands
  • Completes projects with shifting demands and helps others to meet client needs
  • Learns new techniques and skills to develop innovative ways of thinking about problems
  • Crafts effective reports and presentations that address the client needs and audience
  • Open to working late, including weekends, as needed, to ensure successful completion of client engagements
  • Willing to devote hours outside of normal work hours to gain the specialized functional skills and industry knowledge needed to be successful

QUALIFICATIONS

A qualified candidate for this position will have:

  • An overriding curiosity and desire to help others succeed
  • Exceptional analytical skills, sound judgment, creative problem solving, and commercial awareness
  • The ability to analyze and interpret large amounts of data and information quickly and accurately, and make sound policy recommendations
  • A minimum of five (5) years of progressively increasing experience performing regulatory analysis, such as cost of service studies and rate analysis, at a gas or electric utility or utility commission, up to and including principal responsibility for the preparation of such studies and analysis
  • At least two years of experience managing projects and leading teams
  • B.S. in a technical discipline, e.g., Engineering, Finance, Accounting, or Economics. An advanced degree or professional credential is desirable

Qualified candidates, please email your resume and cover letter to humanresources@daymarkea.com.