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NextEra Energy Sr Strategic Projects Consultant in Juno Beach, Florida

Sr Strategic Projects Consultant

Date: Oct 1, 2021

Primary Location: Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Position Specific Description

NextEra Energy, Inc. is North America’s leading clean energy company headquartered in Juno Beach, Florida. NextEra’s core values are a commitment to excellence, doing the right thing, and treating people with respect. The position will be within NextEra’s corporate development department, reporting to the Director of Strategic Projects.

The role involves working on a team that is focused on high-priority corporate projects. Projects are dedicated to improving performance across a broad variety of business units, from renewable energy (wind, solar, and battery), to gas & nuclear technology, to corporate support functions. The strategic projects group is designed as an internal consulting function which partners with senior executives to understand key business challenges and opportunities, conduct detailed analysis, and formulate strategic solutions. Project timelines typically run 2 - 6 months.

The core duties of this role involve:

  • Quickly understand business unit operating models and issues

  • Collaborate with business units in data gathering, interpretation, and analysis

  • Conduct detailed data analysis to understanding underlying business issues

  • Assist in building and maintaining relationships with business units

  • Compiles and presents findings to the strategic project team members and business unit leadsDesired candidates must have an undergraduate or graduate degree in business related field, experience within management consulting firms, and a track record in contributing to successful project outcomes.The most valuable skills for success in this role will be:

  • Intellectually curious individual, who is enthusiastic about problem solving and creative thinking

  • Experience in data/financial analysis and presentation preparation

  • A detailed orientated person, with due diligence and research skills

  • Proficient in MS Excel and PPT

  • A team player that takes the initiative and assumes responsibility for figuring out solutions

  • Highly organized and deadline driven individual

  • Comfortable with fast-paced and constantly evolving environments

  • Consulting and or internal consulting experience

  • Skilled in project management

  • Lean six sigma experience qualifications a plus

Job Overview

Employees in this job partner with management to assess and develop and implement programs, processes and resources that increase business results across the company. This role is responsible for coordinating and monitoring projects from initiation through delivery.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Develops a comprehensive communications strategy for project initiatives

  • Coordinates and manages projects throughout the lifecycle including design, development, testing, implementation, and production

  • Assists with the oversight of programs

  • Participates in the identification of baseline measures

  • Monitors measures to ensure that the actions being taken are achieving the results desired

  • Leads or participates in special projects

  • Serves as a mentor or coach to colleagues

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad / GED

  • Bachelor’s or Equivalent Experience

  • Experience: 5+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • Project Management Professional (PMP)

Employee Group: Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Project Management

Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC

Location: Juno Beach, Florida

Other Work Locations: Florida

Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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