Navigant Consulting Inc Consultant - Energy - Risk Management, Compliance & Security - Remote Locations in PLANKINTON, South Dakota

Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.

We understand that the energy landscape is evolving. Emerging technologies and societal demand promise to reshape not only the energy we use, but also how we use it. In our Energy Practice, Navigant collaborates with energy industry clients to help them build, manage, and protect their business’ value. We help our clients anticipate where the energy industry is headed and how they can improve performance, grow, and address consumer and regulatory demands.

Our experts’ unparalleled depth of industry experience provides insight into regulatory processes, pricing, supply and demand dynamics, market design, fuel sourcing, financing, technologies, and operations. The breadth of our industry knowledge offers a full range of solution offerings, from insights to strategy and on to implementation. We provide sustainable results to help our clients thrive in an ever-changing environment.

Customers & Markets Team

Navigant’s Customers & Markets team focuses on energy efficiency, demand response and clean distributed energy resources. We help the

energy industry modernize, increase profitability, and mitigate risk through investment in a wide range of energy technologies. Our extensive industry expertise and rigorous analytical capabilities generate innovative and forward-looking insight to help clients position themselves for a profitable and sustainable future. Our team’s customer side services focus on:

  • Market Research & Characterization

  • Resource Planning & Potential Studies

  • Program Design

  • Program Evaluation (Impact & Process)

  • Regulatory & Policy Strategy & Support

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The Risk Management Compliance and Security (RMCS) Consultant is responsible for contributing to the RMCS Team efforts in providing assistance to clients to meet NERC compliance and enforcement requirements. This includes assisting in efforts enhancing clients understanding of compliance processes, addressing registration issues, developing internal compliance programs, audit preparation, and assessing approahes to violation mitigation.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist (or lead) in client engagements to ensure timely and accurate deliverables;

  • Identify potential clients and initiate outreach to develop client leads into project engagements;

  • Support the RMCS service line development activities;

  • Support in the development of RMCS promotional/marketing materials;

  • Develop or assist in the development of thought pieces for publication in appropriate industry journals;

  • Contribute to Compliance Service Team initiatives, such as participation in webinars, workshops, industry meetings and client outreach efforts;

  • Regularly participate in internal RMCS activity coordination calls; and

  • Other duties as assigned.

The successful candidate will have:

  • BS/BA

  • Working knowledge of the NERC mandatory standards, compliance processes and enforcement approaches.

  • Knowledge of audit and internal control approaches is beneficial.

  • Knowledge of Cyber and Physical Security standards and methodologies.

  • 2-3 years of experience addressing NERC compliance issues.

  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills.

  • Ability to manage and solve complex issues and problems.

  • Exceptional negotiation and conflict management skills.

  • Excellent collaboration and team building skills.

  • Additional desired attributes include:

  • Applicable license(s).

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, especially Excel and Access.

  • Familiarity with FERC regulatory practices.

  • Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills

  • Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently

  • Constantly operates a computer and other office equipment to coordinate work

  • Frequently travels by airplane, train or car as necessary to perform work at another location

  • Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data

  • Generally works in an office environment

The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.

Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.

Navigant is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.

Navigant will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.