NORTHWESTERN ENERGY Energy Supply Analyst in BUTTE, Montana
Position # 2604. Local utility company is seeking a Energy Supply Analyst. The Energy Supply Analyst will perform multiple functions associated with the electricity and natural gas retail load serving obligations of NorthWestern Energy. Regular duties will include economic and technical analysis, technical writing, and recurring tasks in association with long-term supply planning, regulatory filings and proceedings, resource selection and acquisition, electricity resource portfolio management, and electricity supply contracts. Analysis of current and future electricity supply resources, retail load, and the electric and gas resource portfolios will be central to the analyst position. Prepare and file written testimony, and appear as an expert witness in regulatory proceedings.DESCRIPTION OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:All NorthWestern Energy employees are required to adhere to company safety standards and the Code of Business Conduct & Ethics. Ensure all actions are consistent with NorthWestern Energy's values, mission, and strategic business objectives. Must have or develop a working knowledge of NorthWestern Energy supply operations. Demonstrate ability to communicate and work effectively with internal and external stakeholders. Author work products in support of regulatory filings including the application of utility tariffs. Must be knowledgeable of electricity generation, energy production calculations, and associated metrics. Ability and aptitude to plan work, anticipate issues, and develop solutions to meet schedules is essential. Must be flexible and adaptable to changing of assignments and priorities of the Energy Supply Group. Incorporate operational, legal, regulatory, and environmental factors in completion of assignments. Travel to meetings and conferences (Up to 10% travel per year). Scan, print, file, and retrieve paper work.GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS:Bachelor's degree in Business, Finance, Economics, Engineering or related field of study required, Previous experience as an analyst preferred, and Energy industry experience preferred. Strong organizational and problem solving skills required. Must be able to demonstrate excellent written and oral communications skills. Must be able to work in a team environment. Must be able to demonstrate a good safety record.Must possess strong interpersonal communication skills and problem solving skills. Must be able to demonstrate proficiency in the use of Microsoft? products including Excel and Word. WAGES: $42,300 - $105,600. BENEFITS: Yes. DAYS/HOURS: Vary.