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MidAmerican Energy Company Associate Project Analyst/Project Analyst/Sr. Project Analyst - Project Development in Des Moines, Iowa

This is a multi-level job posing. Candidates may be considered for any of the posted levels depending on their level of experience and depth of expertise. Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Job Function) The project analyst supports all activities associated with the development and construction for new projects. The project analyst evaluates and performs due diligence on potential investments, acquisitions and other business evaluations and performs research in accordance with department objectives. This position develops and maintains reports, presentations, project schedules and plans, and develops and tracks project financials, invoicing and development and construction status of projects. The analyst will be responsible for maintaining company data and documents for use in internal and external publications and reports. The project analyst will assist in the preparation of contracts, permit applications, financial filings, regulatory filings, and other activities necessary to ensure regulatory compliance. Typical Duties Supports the research, evaluation, development, and construction of multiple projects across the state of Iowa and the company’s service territory. Develops project financial modeling to evaluate potential projects. Maintains project financials, schedules and project status information. Develops evaluation metrics and reporting, prepares and presents data, gathers and maintains project financial and project status information for multiple projects. (20%) Prepares and maintains department reports, presentations, project schedules and plans. Supports data requests for internal and external reports, publications and presentations. Provides support to management during internal and external meetings. (20%) Supports the business negotiations, contract development and administration for asset acquisition, project development, equipment supply, construction, and other consultant and contractor contracts for projects to ensure compliance and continuity with strategic development plans and company goals. (10%) Evaluates new and proven technologies for the potential implementation into the company’s generation portfolio and assists in the development and execution of strategic plans for acquisition and/or development of projects. (10%) Supports the due diligence process for project acquisition and/or development and equipment procurement by properly identifying the risks and benefits of potential projects and equipment, including identifying the resource, environmental, real estate, interconnection, permitting, and construction risks and costs. (10%) Maintains, organizes and controls project data, invoices, contracts, contract notices, reports, surveys and study information. (10%) Maintains key internal and external relationships that support the evaluation, development, construction, and operations of projects. Supports the company's response to landowner and local government agencies, concerns, issues and internal and external data requests that arise during development and construction activities. The position is responsible for project document acquisition, organization and control. (10%) Performs any additional responsibilities as requested or assigned. (10%) An associates or background in finance, accounting, business or related field or equivalent work experience preferred. 4 or more years' experiencerelated to utility and/or business operations or equivalent for the project analyst role. 6 or more years' experiencerelated to utility and/or business operations or equivalent for the sr. project analyst role. One to two years of demonstrated financial and/or market portfolio evaluation project work or similar experience. A self-starter with a demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet deadlines. Ability to interface with executive management. Demonstrated customer service skills meeting internal and external customer needs. Demonstrated familiarity with detailed cash flow analysis and evaluation, familiarity with corporate finance modeling and other financial market interactions. Familiarity with fixed income and equity evaluations is preferred. Excellent verbal and written communication skills are required, and presentation skills are preferred. Advance software skills in Microsoft Office products including Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint. Effective interpersonal skills and leadership abilities. Effective analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills. Ability to prioritize and handle multiple issues, tasks and projects concurrently. Excellent organizational skills required. Ability to travel occasionally (typically 10% travel). Must be able to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without any accommodation. We celebrate diversity, equity and inclusion, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or religious creed, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status (except as required by law), gender (including gender identity and expression), sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, familial or parental status, marital status or any other category protected by applicable local, state or U.S. federal law. Job: Engineering* *Organization: Renewable Generation and Compliance *Title: *Associate Project Analyst/Project Analyst/Sr. Project Analyst - Project Development Location: IA-Des Moines Requisition ID: 2400327