Managing Consultant- Americas Power and Renewables
Company: Society for Conservation Biology
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Managing Consultant- Americas Power and Renewables Company
Wood Mackenzie is the global leader in data, analysis and
consulting across the energy, chemicals, metals, mining, power and
Founded in 1973, our success has always been underpinned by the
simple principle of providing trusted research and advice that
makes a difference to our customers. Today we have over 2,000
customers ranging from the largest global energy companies and
financial institutions to governments as well as smaller market
Our teams are located around the world. This enables us to stay
closely connected with customers and the markets and sectors we
cover. Collectively this allows us to offer a compelling
combination of global commodity analysis with detailed local market
We are committed to supporting our people to grow and thrive. We
value different perspectives and aspire to create an inclusive
environment that encourages diversity and fosters a sense of
belonging. We are committed to creating a workplace that works for
you and encourage everyone to get involved in our Wellness,
Diversity and Inclusion, and Community Engagement initiatives. We
actively support flexible working and are happy to consider
alternative work patterns, taking into account your needs and the
needs of the team or division that you are looking to join.
Hear what our team has to say about working with us:
We are proud to be a part of the Verisk family of companies!
At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk
(Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in
insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can
make faster and more informed decisions.
Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other
emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records.
We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending,
and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on
complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and
But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a
commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.
It's the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact
sustainability initiative. It's why we made a commitment to
balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It's the aim of our
"returnship" program for experienced professionals rejoining the
workforce after time away. And, it's what drives our annual
Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market
innovations to solve our customers' problems.
At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value.
But far bigger, is why we do what we do.
At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work;
create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the
support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career.
We've been recognized by Forbes as a World's Best Employer and a
Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement
and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce.
As a Managing Consultant on the Americas Power & Renewables
Consulting team, you will play a key role in our growing consulting
practice, with involvement in all aspects of the consulting
process, from shaping the opportunity, performing the analysis,
managing the project, and working closely with clients and Wood
Mackenzie experts to develop insights to support critical strategic
and commercial decisions.
Your primary role will be managing commercial and strategy
consultancy projects across the Power & Renewables sector in
Americas markets. This role requires a high level of creative
thinking, analytical and problem-solving abilities with the ability
to apply detailed knowledge and experience in renewable energy and
power markets to a broad range of consulting projects and client
situations. These capabilities must be accompanied by a strong
command of oral and written communication skills in both internal
as well as external and client-facing environments. Additionally,
outstanding team and project management capabilities, in a
consulting context, are required for the purpose of this role.
The role requires frequent engagement with and work alongside
senior client teams and occasional travel throughout the Americas
As a Managing Consultant at Wood Mackenzie, you will take ownership
for the delivery of important parts of the assignment as well as
project managing and coordinating the overall effort under the
supervision of a Project Director. Your main responsibilities will
* Act as Project Manager, coordinating and managing consulting
projects by setting up a detailed project plan and working with a
team to execute toward milestones
* Lead and execute complex analysis of commodity markets and
project economics, while leveraging our industry research and
* Build and present compelling presentations conveying key messages
and recommendations concisely for a senior audience
* Train and coach junior team members on day-to-day consulting
tasks and ensuring successful project delivery
* Bring a thorough and current understanding of renewable energy
and power markets, within the context of the energy transition, and
be able to effectively discuss recent events and implications with
clients and colleagues
* Bachelor's degree in a relevant discipline such as business,
economics, finance, statistics, or engineering; top tier master's
and/or MBA preferred
* 5+ years of relevant experience in a management consulting or
energy-focused consulting role, or other strategic/commercial role
relating to power markets, renewable energy and emerging energy
transition areas. Other industry experience is beneficial but not
* Experience building and maintaining relationships with
* Experience managing key project work flows and overall
coordination of projects in a Project Manager role
* Strong understanding of the energy value chain (exploration,
development, production, transportation, transformation and
commercialization), including the implications of the energy
* Strong understanding of commercial operations, business models
* Track record of quickly becoming knowledgeable and speaking
credibly about a wide range of subjects and themes
Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.
All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal
opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for
employment without regard to race, religion, color, national
origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual
orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.
Unsolicited resumes sent to Verisk, including unsolicited resumes
sent to a Verisk business mailing address, fax machine or email
address, or directly to Verisk employees, will be considered Verisk
property. Verisk will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting
from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. Create a job alert and
receive personalized job recommendations straight to your
Keywords: Society for Conservation Biology, Houston , Managing Consultant- Americas Power and Renewables, Professions , Houston, Texas
Didn't find what you're looking for? Search again!