Southern Company Renewable Gas Project Manager in Atlanta, Georgia
Renewable Gas Project Manager
Position is flexible to sit in any of the utility locations (Atlanta, GA; Naperville, IL; Virginia Beach, VA; or Chattanooga, TN).
Please include a cover letter and reume with your submission
Southern Company Gas is exploring the potential to integrate renewable gas into its system. This role supports all renewable gas efforts, but specifically focuses on hydrogen strategy. The successful candidate will be focused on and responsible for strategy development, program management, and project management of potential opportunities for the Company’s regulated and commercial businesses. The successful candidate will work cross-functionally to align projects with business goals as well as manage cross-functional teams and communicate across the enterprise.
Experience in effective strategy development
Three or more years of project management experience, specifically leading cross-functional teams on multifaceted projects
Technical aptitude with the ability to understand and apply technical considerations to a project scope
Demonstrated ability to work independently and develop strategies and opportunities
Experience in natural gas infrastructure design or operations is preferred
Strong expertise in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook
Must be able to visit job sites, which may be outside in rough or uneven terrain
JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Coordinate throughout Southern Company Gas and across Southern Company to support development the company’s hydrogen strategy
Work with each local distribution company and business unit to develop new programs and projects to support the integration of hydrogen
Strategically algin potential renewable gas projects with business goals
Understand and communicate project structures and performing market research on policy, technology, programs, and other areas of interest
Lead project development efforts, including development of business cases, contract negotiations, scope development, and detailed planning
Interface and collaborate with technical partners and integrate any operational considerations into program and project development
Gain an understanding of current hydrogen technology and monitor future advancements in collaboration with Southern Company partners
Participate in industry collaborations and consortiums with members from government agencies and academic institutions
Support state and federal policy development and analysis for items potentially impacting renewable gas efforts
Facilitate the coordination between various internal teams and departments working on and supporting project development
Provide updates throughout the organization, including senior management
Other duties as assigned
Fosters an environment where everyone feels welcomed, valued, and respected Demonstrates ability to think strategically and help others do the same
Demonstrates sound judgement, effectively prioritizes, and drives results
Innovative and creative; embraces new ideas and continuous learning
Acts with agility and adapts to changing circumstances
Present information clearly and confidently
Sets high standards and clear expectations; ensure commitments are successfully delivered
Engages across the organization to create alignment and achieve goals
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, and ABILITIES
Excellent verbal and written communication to understand and articulate project and complex technical issues in discussion with external and internal stakeholders
Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
A professional and positive demeanor, self-motivation, as well as skill in building and leveraging positive relationships within the company
Outstanding problem solving and critical thinking abilities
Team building and leadership skills
Ability to plan and manage complex projects crossing over many departmental lines
Strong organizational skills
Ability to influence and thrive within a new organization
Disclaimer : This information describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this job. The description is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of duties, responsibilities and qualifications required in the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to qualified disabled individuals for performance of essential duties and responsibilities.
Southern Company Gas provides for the energy needs of millions of U.S. households and businesses. As the largest natural gas-only distribution company in the United States, with more than 150 years of history behind us, we're working to ensure that Americans have access to an abundant, safely delivered supply of natural gas for decades to come. We offer our customers a wide range of energy services under one umbrella: seven regulated utilities as well as non-regulated businesses that offer retail, wholesale and storage services.
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is a leading energy company serving 9 million customers through its subsidiaries as of Jan. 1, 2019. The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in three states, natural gas distribution companies in four states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America, a leading distributed energy infrastructure company, a fiber optics network and telecommunications services . Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices below the national average. For more than a century, we have been building the future of energy and developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, advanced carbon capture technologies, natural gas, renewables, energy efficiency and storage technology. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation and a low-carbon future, Southern Company and its subsidiaries develop the customized energy solutions our customers and communities require to drive growth and prosperity. Our uncompromising values ensure we put the needs of those we serve at the center of everything we do and govern our business to the benefit of our world. Our corporate culture and hiring practices have been recognized nationally by the U.S. Department of Defense, G.I. Jobs magazine, DiversityInc, Black Enterprise, Forbes and the Women's Choice Award. To learn more, visit www.southerncompany.com.
Southern Company is an equal opportunity employer where an applicant's qualifications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other basis prohibited by law.
Job Field: Engineering
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Georgia-Metro Atlanta-Atlanta
Operating Company: Southern Company Gas
Other Locations: Illinois-Metro Chicago-Naperville, Tennessee-Chattanooga Area-Chattanooga, Virginia-Coastal Virginia-Virginia Beach
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time
AGLR Corporate Office - 10 Peachtree Place NE (10AtlantaCODE)
10 Peachtree Place NE
G O Naperville - 1844 W Ferry Rd. (1844NapervilleCODE)
1844 W Ferry Rd.
Chattanooga Service Center - 2207Olan Mills Dr. (2207ChattanoogaCODE)
2207Olan Mills Dr.
VNG Virginia Beach - 544 S. Independence Blvd (544VirginiaBeachCODE)
544 S. Independence Blvd
Virginia Beach, 23452
Req ID: GAS2004280