Navigant Consulting Inc Consultant - Energy - Risk Management, Compliance & Security - Remote Locations in VERMILLION, 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.
Navigant’s Energy practice helps clients strengthen their enterprises in order to increase performance, opportunity, and growth. Our professionals possess an extensive understanding of regulatory processes, wholesale and retail pricing, supply and demand dynamics, energy market design, fuel sourcing, financing, technologies and operations to a wide variety of players across the energy spectrum.
Our combination of industry knowledge and functional expertise enables us to uniquely manage high-profile issues including transmission development, NERC and FERC compliance, stimulus funding, energy efficiency, renewable energy, merger and acquisition analysis, and the energy crisis in general. Our services are designed to benefit owners, developers, investors, and regulators as we help them minimize risk and optimize performance in this critical, complex, and ever-evolving industry.
This role can be based in any of the following locations: Boulder, CO; Salt Lake City, UT
Consultants in the Energy Systems Transformation practice work with clients involved in a wide range of energy-related activities, including Smart Grid, NERC Reliability Compliance, cyber security, electricity generation, transmission, distribution, alternative fuel transportation, energy storage, and renewables.
The Consultant may be responsible for:
Supporting the assessment and development of business strategies, organizational structures and business processes for key energy-related organizations
Conducting assessments and evaluations of business processes, internal controls and compliance with NERC Reliability Standards
Communicating solutions and new strategies to clients through reports and presentations
Designing and implementing process improvement throughout power systems operations
Supporting and improving processes to support compliance with the NERC Reliability Standards
Performing data collection; spreadsheet creation and management; statistical and economic analyses; technology performance modeling
Conducting third party audits
Interviewing business managers, subject matter experts, technology experts and public policy officials to support client projects
Developing final reports and client deliverables
Providing detailed fact finding, research, and analysis on energy market trends and energy-related technologies
Bachelors of Science or Masters in an engineering, science, business and/or economics discipline. Profiles combining engineering and business disciplines preferred
2-3 years of experience as a consultant, including experience working directly with clients.
understanding of the electric utility and power system
Project coordination and support experience
Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Strong interpersonal skills
High degree of self-confidence and determination
Experience developing and using analytical models and simulations
Ability to travel and work overtime hours as needed
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.