Southern Company Electric Transportation Analyst (Market Specialist) in Birmingham, Alabama
Electric Transportation Analyst (Market Specialist)
The Electric Transportation Analyst is responsible for supporting Alabama Power Company’s (APC) efforts to drive the electrification of transportation (ET). ET is considered a significant growth opportunity for our company and has the potential to increase electricity demand and sales. This position will support the continued development, evolution, and execution of APC’s ET growth strategy.
This position will work closely with internal and external stakeholders on the advancement of electric transportation infrastructure investment and adoption of on/off road electric technologies by placing a strong emphasis on leveraging available funding through federal and state grants; understanding ET market opportunities; aiding sales; and advancing proactive policies. This position supports the development and execution of ET solutions for customers. The ET Analyst will support alignment, coordination, and collaboration on ET efforts across Alabama Power and the Southern Company system.
·Bachelor’s degree in Marketing, Business, Engineering, or other related areas
Relevant electric transportation or electric utility experience
Demonstrated experience producing deliverables in a fast-paced environment
Interface effectively and persuasively with internal and external stakeholders
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills
Demonstrated ability to communicate efficiently and effectively
Highly motivated self-starter with the ability to prioritize work effectively, exercise sound judgment, be flexible, manage changing priorities and deadlines, and accurately complete multiple tasks
Proficient in leading internal & external meetings
Passion for continuous learning & development
MAJOR JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work independently, as well as collaboratively, on Electric Transportation projects & objectives
Support APC’s Electric Transportation (ET) efforts to achieve growth goals, support the Southern Company system, and drive investment in and adoption of the electrification of transportation
Support execution of the ET strategy with consideration for and inclusion of broader APC (such as Marketing and Economic Development, Customer Operations, Community Relations, Governmental Affairs, Regulatory Affairs, R&D, Power Delivery, Fleet Operations, etc.) and external (such as local, state, national, market, and industry participants) partners and stakeholders
Actively participate in cross-functional and cross-system ET-focused efforts to identify and successfully execute future growth opportunities
Engage directly with customers on ET projects
Grow awareness and collaboration internally and externally with key partners and stakeholders to drive growth and sales opportunities for ET
Alabama Power provides the valuable combination of competitive prices, reliable electricity supply and unparalleled service to 1.4 million homes, businesses and industries in the southern two-thirds of Alabama.
Southern Company (NYSE: SO) is America's premier energy company, with 46,000 megawatts of generating capacity and 1,500 billion cubic feet of combined natural gas consumption and throughput volume serving 9 million customers through its subsidiaries . The company provides clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy through electric operating companies in four states, natural gas distribution companies in seven states, a competitive generation company serving wholesale customers across America and a nationally recognized provider of customized energy solutions, as well as fiber optics and wireless communications . Southern Company brands are known for excellent customer service, high reliability and affordable prices that are below the national average. Through an industry-leading commitment to innovation, Southern Company and its subsidiaries are inventing America's energy future by developing the full portfolio of energy resources, including carbon-free nuclear, 21st century coal, natural gas, renewables and energy efficiency, and creating new products and services for the benefit of customers. Southern Company has been named by the U.S. Department of Defense and G.I. Jobs magazine as a top military employer, recognized among the Top 50 Companies for Diversity by DiversityInc, listed by Black Enterprise magazine as one of the 40 Best Companies for Diversity and designated a Top Employer for Hispanics by Hispanic Network. The company has earned a National Award of Nuclear Science and History from the National Atomic Museum Foundation for its leadership and commitment to nuclear development and is continually ranked among the top energy companies in Fortune's annual World's Most Admired Electric and Gas Utility rankings. Visit our website at 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: Sales & Marketing
Job Type: Standard
Primary Location: Alabama-Metro Birmingham/Eastern AL-Birmingham
Operating Company: Alabama Power Company
Job Type: Standard
Travel (Up to...): Yes, 25 % of the Time
APC Corporate Headquarters - 600 North 18th Street (600BIRMINGHAM)
600 North 18th Street
Req ID: APC2008119