Navigant’s Customers & Markets team focuses on energy efficiency, demand response and clean distributed energy resources. We help the energy industry modernize, increase profitability, and mitigate risk through investment in a wide range of energy technologies. Our extensive industry expertise and rigorous analytical capabilities generate innovative and forward-looking insight to help clients position themselves for a profitable and sustainable future. Our team’s customer side services focus on:
» Market Research & Characterization
» Resource Planning & Potential Studies
» Program Design
» Program Evaluation (Impact & Process)
» Corporate Sustainability
» Regulatory & Policy Strategy & Support
We understand that the energy landscape is evolving. Emerging technologies and societal demand promise to reshape not only the energy we use, but also how we use it. In our Energy Practice, Navigant collaborates with energy industry clients to help them build, manage, and protect their business’ value. We help our clients anticipate where the energy industry is headed and how they can improve performance, grow, and address consumer and regulatory demands.
Our experts’ unparalleled depth of industry experience provides insight into regulatory processes, pricing, supply and demand dynamics, market design, fuel sourcing, financing, technologies, and operations. The breadth of our industry knowledge offers a full range of solution offerings, from insights to strategy and on to implementation. We provide sustainable results to help our clients thrive in an ever-changing environment.
As a Summer Associate, you will work on teams with talented, supportive colleagues who will help you learn and challenge you to grow. You will be responsible for specific components of a project, such as analyzing a client’s or market’s performance or conducting primary and secondary research, as well as for translating your research and analysis into client presentations and reports. Summer Associates may get exposure to clients involved in a wide range of energy-related activities, including energy efficiency, demand response, distributed energy resources, energy storage, and alternative fuel transportation.
As an Energy Summer Associate, you may be responsible for the following:
Performing technical, statistical, and economic analysis, data collection, spreadsheet creation and management;
Conducting detailed fact finding and primary and secondary research, including web-based research, interviews, and field measurements;
Assessing energy technologies and analyzing technology and market trends;
Developing technology and operational strategies for utilities, government, and energy companies; and
Drafting solutions and new strategies to clients through technical reports and presentations.
Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently
Operate a computer and other office equipment to coordinate work and to prepare and analyze and transmit data
Graduating with an undergraduate degree with an emphasis on analysis, logical reasoning, or problem solving (e.g., engineering, economics, mathematics, business, physical sciences, etc.) between December 2018 and June 2019
Interest and/or experience in advanced energy technologies, renewable energy, distributed generation, energy efficiency, electricity generation, transmission and distribution, natural gas transmission and distribution
Outstanding analytical and problem-solving skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Superior interpersonal skills
High degree of self-confidence and determination
Demonstrated proficiency with spreadsheets, databases, word processing, and slide presentation software
Ability to work overtime hours as needed
Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
- Term Intern summer 2018
- Company Navigant Consulting