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Analyst, Commercial

The Opportunity:

The Analyst will be a part of Advanced Power’s Asset Management group that focuses on power generation projects in construction and operation.  The Commercial Team is responsible for managing commodity market risk for a portfolio of merchant assets across several North American regions. The Team sets and executes on short- and long-term strategies that drive shareholder returns.


The Analyst is expected to assist with the following: 

  • Management of gas and electricity market positions, economic analysis, as well as other project level commercial arrangements
  • Analyzing historical and forward market data to support commodity transaction execution
  • Acquiring and maintaining industry knowledge of energy markets (power, gas, RECs), transmission, and other trends
  • Ensure that projects remain in regulatory compliance with governing bodies (FERC, EIA, etc)
  • Ongoing bank and shareholder communication
  • Generate internal and external financial performance reports
  • Provide market related support to the Development team
  • Work across all Asset Management functions to maximize shareholder performance


Bachelor's degree required, preferably in finance, economics, engineering, accounting, environment, or related field.  Some work experience in the development, energy, or environmental fields beneficial.  Additional requirements: 

  • Up to 3 years of experience working in the power generation or energy commodity industry
  • Excellent verbal, written communication, analytical, and negotiation skills
  • Strong MS Excel and data processing skills
  • Ability to perform within a matrix organization environment
  • Knowledge of quantitative financial methods used to evaluate commodity transactions (swaps, futures, options, etc)
  • A genuine interest in learning the intricacies of US energy markets
  • Quick learner and ability to act independently
  • Knowledge of governmental/legal/environmental regulations that impact development
  • Strong business and financial savvy with the ability to support a high-performance organization

 Travel: This position will be based on Boston and will require some travel throughout the U.S.