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Energy Risk Manager

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH121436
  • Location: USA, Virginia, Fairfax
  • Sector: Transmission and Distribution, Power
  • Salary: Up to US$0.00 per annum
  • Date posted: 15/07/2019
The Manager will be responsible for delivering and managing on-going Risk engagements, while also contributing to new order intake and business development, for US power utilities, end users, energy marketing and trading companies and other market participants.


 Provide a range of risk management consulting services to power/energy clients for all
operating and market facing operations for generation, transmission and distribution assets
and systems.
 Provide risk program assessment, design and development services to help clients meet
their business objectives.
 Develop staffing plans for short, mid and long term risk projects.
 Create project budgets and margins, and manage engagements within these parameters.
 Manage project teams of senior consultants, consultants and analysts.
 Simulate recommended risk management strategies with rigor in both stochastic and
deterministic frameworks; bring a best practice perspective to clients' risk management
 Contribute to the growth strategy for the Risk Practice. This includes the evolution of
offerings to keep them best in class as well as the development and introduction of new
consulting products.
 Contribute to the business development and sales process, including through identification
of new leads.
 Work with power/energy/environmental market experts to develop a view of future market
conditions relating to client portfolios, and develop Risk management solutions
 Exercise thought leadership to guide the research and development of emerging issues and
solutions impacting risk management in the power and energy industry. Publish thought
 Ensure that staffing resources are deployed appropriately, and that quality control systems
and practices are implemented.

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

 6+ years of consulting experience in the power/energy industry
 In depth knowledge of Risk Management
 Strong quantitative background, by education and / or professional experience
 Experience with Matlab and/or SQL coding and applications a plus
 Track record of successful project management, preferably for energy/power industry
 MBA or Masters in Business, Economics or Technical Discipline preferred
 Relevant engineering and operations research at the BS or MS level also a plus
 Ability to provide strong technical leadership / oversight for a wide range of economic and
statistical analyses in the energy field
 Detailed knowledge of electric power, natural gas, environmental markets, generation,
transmission, distribution and energy demand
 Strong expertise in US energy/power market analysis and a detailed understanding of the
analytical tools / software used in the industry

Spencer Ogden is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.