Strategic Traveling Principal - Energy Efficiency & Sustainability
KEMA, Inc. - Chalfont, PA
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Strategic Traveling Principal - Energy Efficiency &Sustainability
Chalfont, PA or Nationwide, U.S.
DNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability, with more than 2,300 experts in over 30 countries around the world, is committed to driving the global transition toward a safe, reliable, efficient, and clean energy future. With a heritage of nearly 150 years, we specialize in providing world-class, innovative solutions in the fields of business and technical consultancy, testing, inspections & certification, risk management, and verification. As an objective and impartial knowledge-based company, we advise and support organizations along the energy value chain: producers, suppliers & end-users of energy, equipment manufacturers, as well as government bodies, corporations and non-governmental organizations. DNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability is part of DNV, a global provider of services for managing risk with more than 10,000 employees in over 100 countries.
Location and team
DNV KEMA Sustainable Use Services group is seeking a Strategic Travelling Principal that may be based in any KEMA office in the U.S. The successful candidate will manage and strengthen existing utility customer relationships at the senior level by presenting new or next generation programs or technologies, targeting primarily the commercial and industrial customer classes. Additionally, the candidate will be expected to develop new relationships that better position KEMA over the long term to grow revenue.
Tasks may include
Playing a lead role in DNV KEMA's Sustainable Use Services business development efforts by helping to drive revenue growth through the sale of new services to existing customers
Developing, maintaining and applying knowledge about current and notable market issues and technology advancements
Ensuring effective communication within DNV KEMA to guide development and launch of new programs
Presenting to a variety of organizations including utility management, regulatory agencies and industry conferences
Preparing proposals, white papers and written reports that demonstrate thought leadership
Staying abreast of energy efficiency and sustainability developments
Participating in trade shows and events
Monitoring regulatory and legislative activity to identify opportunitites
What we're asking
A bachelor's and an advanced degree (or equivalent experience) in engineering, environmental science or business
10+ years experience in energy efficiency, demand side management or similar. A solid knowledge of energy efficiency technologies and practices required
5+ years experience selling and managing business development efforts at utilities for energy efficiency services, sustainability services, or energy efficiency technology
Knowledge of national, regional and local energy efficiency initiatives
Highly-polished communication skills—written and oral
Ability to develop and deliver excellent client-facing presentations
Ability to transition quickly between tasks, regions, and programs
Solid problem-solving capabilities
Creativity and attention to detail
Developing an understanding of the relevant DNVKEMA Energy & Sustainability product set to cross-sell
Positive attitude and ability to work effectively with different teams
Ability to travel regularly throughout the US; up to 75%
Proficiency with Microsoft Office 2007, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Ability to satisfactorily pass a background check
This is a US-based position; applicants must be fully authorized to work in the U.S.
What we're offering
DNV KEMA offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package.
DNV KEMA Energy & Sustainability is an equal opportunity employer. Visit our website at www.dnvkema.com.
If interested, please apply online at http://track.tmpservice.com/ApplyClick.aspx?id=1506975-1867-5549