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Deputy Portfolio Lead

Company: ICF Olson
Location: Hartford
Posted on: January 8, 2022

Job Description:

Deputy Portfolio Lead
Energy Efficiency Residential Programs
New Jersey
-To support our recent growth in the northeast region we are currently seeking a Deputy Portfolio Lead to support ICF's work implementing a large residential energy efficiency portfolio from our Newark, NJ office. You will support the development and management of multiple energy efficiency programs and build relationships with our utility client/partners as you work with them to design and implement program strategies. You will work directly with the Portfolio Lead to provide day-to-day management/leadership support and mentor current ICF energy efficiency professionals, bringing your expertise, best practices, and resources from across our business and industry, to promote their development and support their success in the delivery of important programs, projects, and tasks for our client(s).Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate various functions associated with a large portfolio of residential energy efficiency programs including IT, marketing, customer service, operations, invoicing, and program implementation staff, ensuring collaboration and coordination is ongoing
  • Track overall portfolio/KPI metrics, budgets, performance, and subcontracts and provide recommendations for improving on any of these components when risk is present
  • Project manage, coordinate, and track various activities underway, planned and/or yet to be determined to enhance the delivery of each of the programs
  • Prepare plans, proposals, and presentations to support client requests -
  • Guide portfolio Program Managers and subcontractors during monthly forecasting process; ensuring proper planning and inputs/assumptions are considered to establish accurate forecasts
  • Support Portfolio Lead as backup point of contact for executive and senior leadership with client(s) across multiple existing and future initiatives related to energy efficiency, distributed energy resources, advisory services, and other relevant utility interests
  • Day-to-day management and mentoring of Program Managers
  • Report on portfolio performance, business development opportunities, and overall strategy for division growthBasic Qualifications:
    • Bachelor's degree in Environmental Studies, Energy Resources, Policy, Engineering, Marketing, Project Management or Business Management
    • 5+ years of experience developing, designing, and managing successful energy efficiency and/or demand reduction programs for the residential and/or business market segments
    • 5+ years of experience leading consulting projects
      -Preferred Skills/Experience:
      • Master's Degree in Environmental Studies, Energy Resources, Policy, Engineering, Marketing, Project Management or Business Management
      • Demonstrated experience leading a team (both in-house and virtual)
      • Ability to establish influential partnerships at all levels
      • Strategic mindset with the ability to identify new opportunities
      • Demonstrated experience with business development and client development
      • Demonstrated experience in continuous improvement and quality assurance/control theories, techniques, and application
      • Recognized internally and externally for expertise in functional area
      • Firm understanding in procurement best practices and contract administration
      • Industry certifications, professional affiliations, and publications#PSEG#Indeed#LI-CC1Working at ICFWorking at ICF means applying a passion for meaningful work with intellectual rigor to help solve the leading issues of our day. Smart, compassionate, innovative, committed, ICF employees tackle unprecedented challenges to benefit people, businesses, and governments around the globe. We believe in collaboration, mutual respect, open communication, and opportunity for growth.We can only solve the world's toughest challenges by building an inclusive workplace that allows everyone to thrive. We are an equal opportunity employer, committed to hiring regardless of any protected characteristic, such as race, ethnicity, national origin, color, sex, gender identity/expression, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability status, or military/veteran status. Together, our employees are empowered to share their expertise and collaborate with others to achieve personal and professional goals. For more information, please read our EEO & AA policy .COVID-19 Policy: New or prospective U.S. employees must provide proof of complete vaccination on the date of their commencement of employment. If selected for employment, you will provide proof of your full vaccination status, defined as vaccinated two weeks after receiving the requisite number of doses of a COVID-19 vaccine approved or authorized for emergency use by the FDA. Reasonable Accommodations are available, including, but not limited to, for disabled veterans, individuals with disabilities, and individuals with sincerely held religious beliefs, in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: - EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement . New Jersey Remote Office (NJ99) ICF (NASDAQ:ICFI) is a global consulting services company with over 7,000 full and part-time employees, but we are not your typical consultants. At ICF, business analysts and policy specialists work together with digital strategists, data scientists and creatives. We combine unmatched industry expertise with cutting-edge engagement capabilities to help organizations solve their most complex challenges. Since 1969, public and private sector clients have worked with ICF to navigate change and shape the future. Learn more at icf.com.

Keywords: ICF Olson, Hartford , Deputy Portfolio Lead, Other , Hartford, Connecticut

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