Ygrene Energy Fund

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New Products Project Manager

New Products Project Manager

Job ID 
2017-1590
Job Locations 
US-CA-Petaluma
Department 
CA Operations

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Overview

Ygrene Energy Fund is a national leader in residential and commercial clean energy financing.  Founded in 2010, Ygrene’s award-winning, privately funded Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program is revolutionizing the home improvement industry, making it easier for property owners to invest in their futures and a healthier environment. Ygrene is delivering greater choice for home and business owners by providing accessible and affordable financing for energy efficiency, renewables, water conservation, storm protection and seismic upgrades.  Recognized as one of the fastest growing asset classes in the country, PACE has proven to be a successful tool for supporting public policy initiatives, all without the use of public tax dollars or credits. To date, Ygrene has provided over $1 billion of private capital to more than 400 local communities, creating thousands of jobs and investing millions into local economies across the U.S. Learn more at ygreneworks.com.

 

We are looking for a team player that thrives in a fast paced and high growth environment. The ideal candidate will have expertise across multiple financial services industries and platforms. They will possess project management skills to take product ideas, translate them from ideation to concept, construct product designs, and oversee execution. The position is critical to Ygrene’s continued growth aspirations.

Responsibilities

  • Utilizing the New Product Development Process, manage projects to take product ideas from concept to execution
  • Translate concepts into detailed and documented business designs
  • Develop and manage a project plan with deliverables and dependencies for implementation
  • Shepard product concepts through the ebbs and flows of the development process.  Sometimes leading, sometimes compromising, sometimes navigating to reach an optimal conclusion for strategic products and projects
  • Collaborate with the VP of New Products and communicate project status, identifying roadblocks and solutions
  • Conduct cross functional engagement of stakeholders to discuss details, from strategic to tactical, to introduce the product
  • Interface with all Ygrene functional areas, including the Executive Team, Legal, Finance, Sales, Marketing, Technology and Operations, to ensure product execution is conducted according to design parameters

Qualifications

  • Must have a bachelor’s degree  or equivalent work experience
  • At least 5 years of demonstrated project management or product development experience
  • Hands on experience with cross functional execution
  • Ability to influence others and reach consensus.
  • A broad, enterprise-wide view of the business and varying degrees of appreciation for strategy, processes and capabilities, enabling technologies, and governance.
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Excellent leadership, communication. and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to effective interact with all levels of management, from individual contributors to the executive team
  • Experience assimilating and correlating disconnected documentation and drawings, and articulate aggregate or disaggregate complex and conflicting information about the product and business
  • Decisive with strong decision making skills
  • Previous finncial services or PACE industry experience is a plus