Program Lead

About UES

We are growing!! UES is a minority owned business that provides the highest level of quality services to regulated industries like Utility and Telecom. Our key focuses are safety, efficiency, transparency and inclusiveness and we strive to deliver cost effective results every day.

Job Description:

To support our growth, we are currently seeking a Program Lead to manage the day to day operations of large Energy Efficiency/Demand Response/Distributed Energy Resource, or Electrification programs for our regulated industry clients.

Key Responsibilities:

  • This position will require frequent coordination with clients, subcontractors and industry and contribute to the management of a multi-functional project team comprised of technical and marketing specialists to ensure timely and professional completion of all tasks and achieve annual program goals.

  • Overseeing all external communication activities to make certain all messaging is accurate and consistent.

  • Oversee daily workflow and output of field-based installer team members

  • Work to develop strategies to influence market adoption of services.

  • Manage budgets and resources to maximize efficiencies.

  • Assist in the development and implementation of marketing and outreach strategies;

  • Build and maintain relationships with key industry organizations.

  • Respond to stakeholder questions and requests and work closely with the client(s) to achieve program goals.

Basic Qualifications

  • A minimum of a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • 2-4 years of experience in Energy, Business Management, regulated industries

  • Experience managing consulting projects with public sector clients, including providing quality control and budget accountability.

  • Possess a broad technical understanding of energy or business management concepts, technologies, applications, and terminology. 

Professional Skills:

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills

  • Comfortable giving presentations to various audiences.

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and decision making capabilities

  • Sound business ethics, including the protection of proprietary and confidential information

  • Ability to apply detailed knowledge of organizational procedures to make independent decisions and serve as a credible resource for a senior management team

  • Ability to work with all levels of internal staff, as well as outside clients and vendors

  • Proficiency in Office 365 Applications

As a Nationally Certified Busines, UES has a strong policy supporting Diverse, Inclusive and Equitable hiring practices.  Minority and diverse candidates are strongly encouraged to apply.