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Facebook Energy Manager (Renewable Contracts) in Des Moines, Iowa

Intro:

Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that connects billions of people around the world, gives them ways to share what matters most to them, and helps bring people closer together. Whether we're creating new products or helping a small business expand its reach, people at Facebook are builders at heart. Our global teams are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to empower people around the world to build community and connect in meaningful ways. Together, we can help people build stronger communities - we're just getting started.

Summary:

In this role, you will be a key contributor to Facebook's Global Energy Team. You will be responsible for managing a portfolio of renewable energy contracts, including: managing contract deliverables, supporting contract negotiation, monitoring project development status, coordinating contract amendments, maintaining contract documents and data, and enforcing contact terms and conditions regarding cost, RECs and performance. A strong candidate will have the ability to master contract details, understand impacts of key provisions, evaluate risks, resolve disputes, and propose creative solutions. Strong communication skills and the ability to form partnerships and influence key stakeholders are essential for this position.

Required Skills:

  1. Serve as the ongoing owner for all of Facebook's executed renewable energy contract requirements

  2. Create, maintain, update and track documents and data related to renewable energy contracts

  3. Track counterparty compliance with contract milestones and other deliverables

  4. Support invoicing and reporting on renewable energy contracts, and ensure that RECs, costs and project performance are consistent with contract terms and conditions

  5. Respond to counterparty inquires and manage contract amendments, collateral, force majeure claims, and other issues as needed

  6. Manage approval and signature process for contract documents after execution

  7. Surface and resolve issues in ongoing contracts and project operations

  8. Coordinate with legal counsel, finance, accounting, purchasing, accounts payable/receivable and other key stakeholders

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor's degree in business, energy or environmental science, paralegal studies or similar

  2. 5+ years of work experience with an electric utility, energy supplier, project developer, or energy intensive industrial or consumer company

  3. Experience managing a portfolio of renewable energy contracts, especially wind and solar energy supply contracts

  4. Experience drafting official correspondence between counterparties and experience developing and maintaining partnerships with suppliers and internal stakeholders

  5. Experience with Excel and PowerPoint

  6. Experience in building cross-functional relationships

  7. Experience analyzing and interpreting energy generation data, virtual PPAs, green tariffs, and wholesale energy market data

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.

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