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Primary Purpose:

Leads and manages the energy and fuel procurement risk management areas. Responsible for driving governance of energy risk management by collaborating with, and influencing, key leaders and stakeholders, both internal and external. Develops and implements energy risk management strategies, particularly with respect to operational and transactional trading risks, such as credit exposure. Presents recommendations to senior management. Responsible for supporting and facilitating the Energy Procurement Risk Management Committee and supporting policies. Drives, and is extensively involved with the CPUC regulatory process for the department, including workshops, and hearings. Provides oversight on the computation of quantitative risk measures and interpretation of energy risk management issues. Provides support to Origination and the Front Office in transactions. Manages external risk consulting firms.

Duties and Responsibilities:

–  Lead and manage the energy risk organization, including with respect to the development and implementation of business processes and controls that mitigate risk, including management plans and risk issue elevation and resolution. Ensure support for Origination and Front Office with transactions. Measure risk and analyze trends to recommend areas of high priority. Drive the Integration of processes across energy risk management, investment management, and asset management. Manage credit exposure. Ensure compliance with the Market Activity and Credit Policy.
–  Develop and manage strategies for energy risk management across the enterprise, including risk identification, stakeholder participation and acceptance. Work closely with regulatory, legal, finance, and operations to communicate information regarding business risks within the organization. Present findings to senior management.
–  Provide input to regulatory proceedings regarding risk mitigation. Review testimony; may be required to act as a witness for regulatory proceedings.
–  Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).


Required Qualifications:

–  Bachelor’s Degree Business Administration, Economics, or related. Required
–  8 – 10 years – Related experience within the energy industry in areas such as risk management, legal, regulatory, audit or related fields.
–  Travel within San Diego and Los Angeles service territory required.
–  Strong management, communication, and interpersonal skills required to provide leadership and influence stakeholders in the marketing and implementation of strategies and programs.
–  Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills.
–  Ability to develop and execute strategies.
–  Must reside in Southern California or be willing to relocate upon hire.
–  We offer a hybrid work environment. Although the schedule may vary, typically this will allow you to work from the office two to three days per week and work remotely on the remaining workdays.

Preferred Qualifications:

–  Master’s Degree Business Administration, Economics, or related.


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.