Under the guidance of more experienced staff, this position will pre-schedule power transactions and natural gas schedules in accordance to the Risk Management Policy. In addition, this position is responsible for reporting schedules as appropriate to North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) functional entities and internal Financial Services. The incumbent has significant interaction with a number of internal and external clients, including all divisions within Asset Management, Resource Planning, and Rates, all divisions within Financial Services, and counterparties. The incumbent is responsible for the development and execution of the power and natural gas schedule procedures.
Qualifications: To perform effectively in this position, the incumbent must have a basic knowledge of business practices and procedures and a technical knowledge in a wide range of business functions. Additionally, the incumbent must have an understanding of power generation, transmission systems, control area operations, and marketing pools. This is acquired through the completion of a four-year degree in Business Administration, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science, an Engineering Accreditation Commission/Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (EAC/ABET) accredited engineering program, or a related discipline; or a two-year degree in Business, Economics, Mathematics, Computer Science, an Engineering Accreditation Commission/Accreditation Board for Engineering Technology (EAC/ABET) accredited engineering program, or a related discipline and two years of related business experience in the support of trading or marketing a physical commodity. The incumbent must be able to demonstrate excellent written and verbal communication skills, and must be proficient with personal computers and Microsoft Word, Outlook, and Excel. This position requires working evenings and weekends, as necessary.
Typical Physical/Mental/Environmental Demands: This position requires frequent sitting and standing/walking; and occasional reaching below and above shoulder level, use of keyboard/computer, bending, kneeling, lifting/carrying up to 10 pounds, and pushing/pulling up to 20 pounds. It also requires finger dexterity and hand coordination. This position requires good hearing and vision, and the ability to speak. It also requires the ability to develop plans, procedures and goals; present information to others; and work under stress to complete projects within deadlines.