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NextEra Energy EverBright, CFO in North Palm Beach, Florida

EverBright, CFO

Date: May 25, 2023

Location(s): North Palm Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company: NextEra Energy

is the world's largest generator of renewable energy from the wind and sun, and a world leader in battery storage. We provide energy-related products and services that grow our economy, protect the environment, support our communities and help customers meet their energy needs. We are leading the decarbonization of the U.S. economy with our goal to reach Real Zero carbon emissions from our operations by 2045 while improving customer affordability and reliability. Are you interested in creating a cleaner environment for future generations? Join our world-class, innovative team today.

Position Specific Description

A leading residential clean energy solutions provider, EverBright provides a platform that designs, proposes and finances solar and storage projects nationwide. EverBright brings together finance and technology, to provide customers with an all-in-one solution for powering their carbon-neutral homes. Our mission is to be the driving force in the decarbonization of our planet by delivering accurate solar designs, affordable and flexible financing options, and the best service possible.

The Executive Director, who will present externally as the company’s CFO, will lead a growing team within EverBright responsible for all finance functions of the company, including FP&A, pricing, capital markets, hedging, and compliance. The candidate will be responsible for overseeing a team that identifies and conducts complex analyses of financial impacts arising from issues and/or decisions facing the company and proposes/executes strategies to maximize financial performance of company, which is expected to originate and finance more than $1 B of transactions in 2023. Your ultimate goal is to help EverBright grow to become the number one company in the home energy market in a sustainable and financially disciplined manner.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop short- and long-term financial and economic forecasting and analysis strategy including monthly 5-year strategic forecast, the Monthly Operating Performance Report (MOPR) short term financial forecast, cash flow forecasts, updates to capital expenditure forecast, and forecast updates to credit rating agencies

  • Plan and direct the execution of financial programs through capital markets, banking, and private placement markets

  • Coordinate with sales to develop pricing for various product offerings while identifying opportunities to maximize returns

  • Identify and execute interest rate hedge strategy to protect financial asset value

  • Manage business unit compliance and licensing requirements

  • Collaborate with other departments, including product, operations, and marketing, to ensure alignment of goals and priorities.

  • Develop, coach, and mentor team members

Preferred Qualifications

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in finance or related field

  • MBA, CFA and/or CPA

  • Track record of success in finance, FP&A, and/or capital raising activity

  • Strong understanding of energy sector financial and business models, current trends, emerging technologies, and commercial opportunities

  • Excellent leadership, communication, negotiation, and presentation skills

  • Ability to collaborate, manage multiple projects simultaneously, and solve complex problems

Job Overview

This position is responsible for the business development functions of the Company throughout the country and/or a specific geographic region. Leaders in this role are responsible for leading and coordinating key functions of a project such as financial feasibility analysis, engineering/design, project legal review, and financial negotiations. This position plays a key role in building strategic relationships and executing major contracts necessary to support the Company’s generating business growth initiatives.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Translates NextEra Energy, Inc. financial, commercial, risk management, technical and operating goals into effective contracting strategies and objectives

  • Develops and maintains effective relationships with internal stakeholders and external strategic partners

  • Oversees and directs the work of internal, cross-functional, multi-disciplined teams through the solicitation and negotiation processes

  • Provides overall leadership and drives key decisions during negotiations

  • Oversees the development of contracts that position the internal project execution team for maximum success

  • Presents with intent to influence decision making by senior management

  • Develops, coaches and mentors team members

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • High School Grad/GED

  • Bachelor’s or Equivalent Experience

  • Experience: 12+ years

  • Supervisory/Management Experience 6+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor's - Business Administration

  • Master's - Business Administration

Employee Group: Exempt

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Business Development

Organization: NextEra Energy Resources, LLC

Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

Where permitted by applicable law, NextEra Energy requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.

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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