Southern California Edison Business Ops Planning Advisor in Rosemead, California

Job Description

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About Customer & Operational Services:

Southern California Edison’s (SCE’s) Customer Service Organizational Unit (CS) shares the responsibility to safely deliver reliable, affordable electricity to our customers. We support this effort by working to meet customer expectations. Customer Service is dedicated to operational excellence and innovative thinking through our workforce in our call center, field operations, billing and payment center, outage and demand-side management and other service offerings.

Position Overview:

The Business Planning Advisor will be responsible for leading efforts to build out and maintain Customer Service Operating Plans which provides a five-year forecast of key activities, resources and associated costs. Operating Plans allow for an integrated view of work effort activities used for business operations, budgets, and regulatory purposes. The database will profile the expansive CS portfolio of activities, which amounts to over $700M of spend.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Manages development and ongoing maintenance of five-year forecast of CS operating requirement needs for CS OU plans including accuracy and performance against plans

  • Responsible for facilitating monthly CS officer, executive and senior management discussions to discuss business performance and emerging work efforts.

  • Lead ad hoc operational planning and analysis projects to assess opportunities to improve cost efficiency.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Finance, Engineering Economics or other related discipline

  • Four years of project management experience

  • Seven or more years of experience with operational planning, business performance measurement and reporting, statistical or financial modeling

  • Three years of experience utilizing Microsoft excel for planning related work.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in Business, Economics or other related discipline

  • Experience with operational planning, forecasting and leading projects

  • Experience developing and delivering technical presentations to both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Experience in identifying customer and business problems, developing viable solutions and plans and managing resources and stakeholder expectations to execute plans.


  • Relocation does not apply to this position”

  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

Energy for What’s Ahead

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of nearly 14 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

Southern California Edison is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.

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