ENERGY SERVICES REPRESENTATIVE
IMEA is a wholesale electric supplier to 32 Illinois municipal electric systems with long-term contracts with its member utilities. Each of these communities owns and operates its own electric distribution system, with over half owning and operating local power generation plants. IMEA provides service to members through a combination of joint power plant ownership and long-term power supply agreements, as well as related energy and operational services. IMEA also manages a wholesale natural gas agency, the Illinois Public Energy Agency that serves 12 municipal gas systems and 2 cooperatives in the state of Illinois. IMEA also provides management services to the Illinois Municipal Utilities Association for 55 municipal utilities throughout the state as well. The three entities operate 24x7x365 and have a combined annual budget near $375 million from our state of the art facility in Springfield, Illinois.
The Energy Services Representative reports to the Vice President, Member & Energy Services and is responsible for working directly with participating member community representatives and their key customers of the Illinois Municipal Electric Agency (IMEA) and the Illinois Public Energy Agency (IPEA). They would provide information and expertise regarding products and services available through key accounts programs; identify opportunities for marketing products and services; and develop, market and deliver customized products, programs and services to key energy customers. They would continually seek opportunities to reduce costs, improve services and improve communications.
Specific Responsibilities and Duties
A Bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, finance, engineering, economics, communications or a related discipline. An understanding of and experience in the electric power industry and natural gas industry including an understanding of utility marketing or economic development activities and an understanding of and experience with customer outreach programs.
This individual will also possess strong written and oral communication skills, capable of clearly expressing complex or detailed technical concepts to a variety of audiences in reports, letters, training manuals, news articles, memorandum, press releases, announcements and presentations along with basic computer skills to include use of word processing, spreadsheet, database, desktop publishing, and presentation software, and Internet. Excel, Word and Power Point skills are valued.
In addition, IMEA seeks individuals that possess:
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IMEA offers a competitive salary with an excellent benefit package including a generous health insurance plan and retirement allowances.
IMEA is an Equal Opportunity Employer!