Navigant Research Analyst - Navigant Research - Energy- Boulder, CO in Boulder, Colorado
Navigant Consulting, Inc. (NYSE: NCI) is a specialized, global professional services firm that helps clients take control of their future. Navigant’s professionals apply deep industry knowledge, substantive technical expertise, and an enterprising approach to help clients build, manage and/or protect their business interests. With a focus on markets and clients facing transformational change and significant regulatory or legal pressures, the Firm primarily serves clients in the healthcare, energy and financial services industries. Across a range of advisory, consulting, outsourcing, and technology/analytics services, Navigant’s practitioners bring sharp insight that pinpoints opportunities and delivers powerful results. More information about Navigant can be found at navigant.com.
Navigant Research, a part of Navigant's global Energy Practice, is a market research and consulting team that provides in-depth analysis of global clean technology markets. The team's research methodology combines supply-side industry analysis, end-user primary research and demand assessment, and deep examination of technology trends to provide a comprehensive view of these industry sectors.
Navigant Research is seeking a market research analyst to cover distributed generation technologies.
Responsibilities include authoring research reports and briefs, creating quantitative models and forecasts, interacting with clients and the press, authoring articles for industry publications, delivering presentations, and contributing to consulting engagements. This position requires the ability to effectively communicate thought-provoking and original analytical findings to a client base that includes utilities, technology companies, service providers, the investor community, industry organizations, and government agencies.
Candidates should have an understanding of key technology and business aspects related to renewables, distributed generation, and aggregation strategies:
Solar PV, wind, fuel cells, and generator sets
Microgrids and Virtual Power Plants
DER Management Systems
Networking and Connectivity
A minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in journalism, business, economics, engineering or related higher education qualifications
Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in a similar position
Exceptional writing skills
Solid quantitative analysis, ability to create forecasts in Excel using assumptions gleaned from primary research and existing infrastructure databases
Strong secondary research / information discovery and aggregation skills
Good interviewing skills
Excellent presentation skills and executive presence
Experience dealing with clients and delivering high-quality and responsive client service / international client experience preferred
Technology market research / industry analysis experience is strongly preferred
Strong conceptual, as well as quantitative and qualitative analytical skills
Work as a member of a team as well as be a self-motivator with ability to work independently
Constantly operates a computer and other office equipment to coordinate work
Frequently travels by airplane, train or car as necessary to perform work at another location
Regularly uses close visual acuity and operates computer equipment to prepare and analyze and transmit data
Generally works in an office environment
The company offers competitive compensation packages including an incentive compensation plan, comprehensive medical/dental/life insurance, 401(k) and employee stock purchase plans.
Navigant does not accept unsolicited resumes through or from search firms or staffing agencies. All unsolicited resumes will be considered the property of Navigant and Navigant will not be obligated to pay a placement fee.
Navigant is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, age, genetic information, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.
Navigant will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law or ordinance including the Fair Chance Ordinance of Los Angeles and San Francisco.