Account Manager Energy Efficiency Inland Empire & Coachella Valley

  • ICF
  • LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
  • Oct 17, 2019
Full time Business Development

Job Description

Job Description

ICF is adding a field-based Account Manager to its California energy efficiency team to support a range of energy efficiency efforts. Our clients include utilities, recognizable Fortune 500 global corporations, as well as a variety of industry, and Government organizations. In this important role you will work for utility-sponsored energy efficiency programs focused on the residential market in the Inland Empire/Coachella Valley. This is an opportunity to apply your experience, gain exposure to high-visibility projects, interact with customers and contractor trades, while building subject matter expertise and consulting skills. We place a premium on an ability to work independently when necessary but to function as part of a team, as well as creative problem solving, a drive to succeed, and a commitment to client satisfaction.

Key Responsibilities

  • Representing the program with customers and contractors
  • Preparing persuasive presentations that motivate customers to implement energy efficiency projects
  • Educating contractors on energy efficiency and selling value-added services to help customers reduce energy use  
  • Understanding market barriers to energy efficiency and working with program team to overcome those barriers
  • Building strategic relationships with key stakeholders including local civic leaders, chambers of commerce, CBOs, etc.
  • Tracking and reporting of key metrics including customer conversations, meetings and appointments in CRM system
  • Prioritizing field activities as necessary to meet performance goals    

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Business, Public Policy, Life/Physical Sciences, Engineering or related subject
  • 3+ years of professional experience within the energy efficiency industry
  • Familiarity with the residential market and with related energy efficiency, demand response, renewable and distributed energy resource technologies

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Familiarity with the residential market and with related energy efficiency, demand response, renewable and distributed energy resource technologies
  • Bi-lingual (Spanish)

Professional Skills

  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills
  • Team player with the ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Sound business ethics, including the protection of proprietary and confidential information
  • Ability to work with all levels of internal staff, as well as outside clients and vendors
  • Excellent problem solving skills with ability to analyze situations, identify existing or potential problems and recommend solutions
  • Proficiency in MS Office Applications (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, Excel)

ICF offers an excellent benefits package, an award winning talent development program, and fosters a highly skilled, energized and empowered workforce. 

ICF is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity at all levels. (EOE – Minorities/Females/ Protected Veterans Status/Disability Status/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity)

Reasonable Accommodations are available for disabled veterans and applicants with disabilities in all phases of the application and employment process. To request an accommodation please email icfcareercenter@icf.com and we will be happy to assist. All information you provide will be kept confidential and will be used only to the extent required to provide needed reasonable accommodations. Read more about non-discrimination: EEO is the law and Pay Transparency Statement.