Program Coordinator

Center for Energy and Environment
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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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Dependent upon qualifications and experience; excellent comprehensive benefits package.



Primary Duties

CEE is launching a program in the state of Minnesota that will transform HVAC markets and practices to adopt a highly efficient new product, air-source heat pumps. This program will play a key role in our state achieving a clean energy future. We are seeking a highly organized, self-directed and proactive program coordinator to deliver portions of the program and keep activities moving forward toward reaching our initiatives goals. The ideal candidate will have a background in energy efficiency as well as program planning and implementation. Additionally, ideal candidates should have a combination of superior people skills and a proven track record of effective project management.

  • Play in integral part in the launch of an energy efficiency program designed to accelerate adoption of energy-efficient products.

  • Assist in stakeholder engagement and communication by drafting written communications, crafting program reports and coordinating meetings.

  • Assist in development of training curriculum, training planning and scheduling, partner collaboration and training recruitment.

  • Track program activities and impacts to measure against key performance indicators; provide recommendations on program improvements.

  • Coordinate data collection from utility and market partners to track market trends.

  • Lead development of quarterly and annual reports.

  • Track statewide marketing activities and provide resources and marketing support to program partners.

  • Gather market intelligence and contribute to program strategy development.

  • Assist with program planning, budgeting invoicing and general program management.

  • Play coordination role in other CEE programming as needed.

  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor’s degree and or equivalent years of experience required in relevant field

  • Experience in energy efficiency or related field desired, experience with residential HVAC a bonus

  • 3-5 years of previous experience in coordinator or project management role required

  • Supervisory experience preferred

  • Excellent written and verbal communication, interpersonal, and coaching skills

  • Strong ability to craft clear and compelling deliverables

  • Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams and on a variety of tasks

  • Exceptional organization and time management skills and the ability to prioritize

  • Strong competency with Microsoft Office products including Word, PowerPoint and Excel

  • Desire to quickly advance and grow into management duties

Working Conditions

  • Some in-state travel, expected to account for about 10% of working hours

  • Ability to work in fast-paced, outcome-driven environment with responsibilities to meet deadlines and program goals

How to Apply

Email or fax cover letter and resume to Human Resources:

Program Coordinator
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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