Grand Rapids MI

Grand Rapids is a Michigan city on the Grand River, east of Lake Michigan.

Grand Rapids MI Grand Rapids, MI, USA
Jun 13, 2019
Full time
Nature of Work The purpose of this job is to provide professional level administrative support services to a department head or other administrative position. Manages assigned projects. Work as staff liaison to the various departmental divisions and programs and outside agencies; may act as staff liaison with the media. In some instances, this position will have supervisory responsibility. The Energy, Climate and Performance Management position will report to the Sustainability and Performance Management Officer in the Executive Office and support a variety of job duties. In general, this position will spend 60% of the time on energy and climate work and 40% on performance management. This position will be assigned projects within the scope of the categories listed below and may be assigned additional relevant tasks as needed. Energy and carbon performance tracking & analysis  Identify & implement carbon reduction strategies  Assess and oversee solar energy opportunities  Manage energy intern & oversee energy team  Support the creation and implementation of carbon reduction programs & policies for the community  Research & benchmark energy and carbon innovations and best practices  Provide support for performance management and administration of the City's recently adopted  strategic plan . The complete job description for Administrative Analyst I with the required knowledge, skills, abilities, and work environment/conditions can be viewed   here . Minimum Training and Experience Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university in Business, Public Administration, Government or a related field At least two (2) to four (4) years of progressively responsible related work experience Any equivalent combination of training, education, and experience that provides the required skills, knowledge and abilities Other Necessary Qualifications A master's degree in energy, sustainability or a related field is preferred Experience with energy or carbon projects (energy efficiency, climate mitigation, renewable energy, energy justice, carbon inventories, climate science, etc.) Knowledge of data tracking and analysis Highly proficient in Microsoft Excel (equations, graph generation, pivot tables, etc.) Excellent written and oral communication skills as well as presentation creation skills Ability to conduct thorough research that is professionally formatted Other Information TENTATIVE HIRING TIMELINE Phone Interviews: Week of July 8th Finalist Interviews: Week of July 15th Desired Start Date: August 12th   THIS POSITION IS OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC PLEASE NOTE:   All communication regarding this position will be done via email. It is your responsibility to ensure that your email address is up-to-date on your account profile. If you are submitting an application that was used for job openings in the past,   please make sure your information is current before submitting   for this or other opportunities. **SHOULD AN APPLICANT NEED ANY DISABILITY RELATED ACCOMMODATION OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IN THE APPLICATION OR SELECTION PROCESS, PLEASE CONTACT THE HUMAN RESOURCES DEPARTMENT UPON APPLICATION SUBMITTAL.** Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com