Program Analyst

Center for Energy and Environment
Organization Summary

Work With Us! CEE is a community-based clean energy nonprofit with offices in the North Loop of Minneapolis and St. Paul's Midway. We provide practical energy solutions for homes, businesses, and communities to cut energy waste and harmful emissions. We collaborate regularly with field peers and partners, and employ curious people who enjoy learning and contributing to Minnesota's quality of life and economy. Our workplace invites open door communications and respect for diverse backgrounds and points of view, with an emphasis on work-life balance.

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Job type

Dependent upon qualifications and experience

Primary Duties

The Program Analyst is responsible for supporting the work of the Program Development Department, which includes market research, data analysis, administrative duties, and various other tasks as assigned. The Program Analyst works collaboratively on a team with a wide variety of expertise. This position requires strong quantitative reasoning, research, and writing skills. This is a full-time position that provides a wide range of benefits including Paid Time Off (PTO), medical, dental, life and long term disability insurance and a retirement plan. Responsibilities:

  • Research and analysis to support the internal development of new energy efficiency programs to add to CEE’s existing portfolio
  • Write memos on customer needs and pain points, innovative efficiency programs around the country, and other topics essential to the Program Development Department’s work
  • Identify and analyze data to provide insight into utility program achievements, highlight market trends, and identify opportunities for new programs
  • Take meeting notes
  • Help coordinate meetings/events; including scheduling, printing meeting materials, ordering food, etc.
  • Organize and catalogue department files and reference documents
  • Provide assistance writing proposals for new projects
  • Work with other staff in a collaborative setting
  • Understand and adhere to corporate policies and procedures, attend trainings as requested, and read company-wide emails and correspondence
  • Develop and maintain a professional office environment and appearance (factors include: cleanliness, attire, positive attitude)
  • Occasional travel in and out of state may be required
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications/Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in science, math, policy, economics, business, related field required, or a combined degree/equivalent work experience
  • Some work and/or internship experience strongly preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Some experience with statistical software packages such as R or SPSS, and/or experience with GIS mapping software preferred
  • Experience identifying, compiling, and analyzing data
  • Ability to concisely summarize research and analysis in writing
  • Interest in the energy efficiency industry
  • Strong desire to work for a mission-driven, non-profit organization
  • Excellent writing, oral, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills, and the ability to meet deadlines
  • Ability to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects; reach with hands and arms; balance and talk or hear
  • Must occasionally lift or move up to 20 pounds
  • Primary working hours are during CEE’s business hours, but evenings and weekends may be required sporadically. Employee is required to communicate (either by email or phone) all unplanned absences to supervisor no later than by 9:30am the day of the absence. If not properly communicated, the absence may be classified as “unexcused”
How to Apply

Email or fax cover letter and resume to Human Resources: Program Analyst Position Center for Energy and Environment 212 3rd Avenue North, Suite #560 Minneapolis, MN 55401 FAX 612-335-5995 Center for Energy and Environment seeks to enrich the diversity of the CEE community and encourages applicants from a wide range of backgrounds to apply. CEE is long noted for its research, policy advocacy and programming to provide practical energy solutions for homes, businesses and communities. Equal Opportunity Employer


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