The Load Forecasting Analyst is a junior level position responsible for assisting with the design and development of models and using such models and other analytical tools and methods to forecast and analyze electric and gas customer usage and revenue under the direction of senior staff to provide timely, relevant, and accurate information on which business decisions are based. This position also reviews and supports the preparation of written testimony and the preparation of information request responses for electric and gas rate cases and other regulatory proceedings.
Key responsibilities include:
Bachelor’s Degree in a technical discipline (e.g., engineering, mathematics, statistics, business, economics) required. Two or more years of relevant experience required.
In addition to the above qualifications, the successful candidate will demonstrate:
Proficiency with MS Excel. Experience with formal writing and preparing presentations. Proficiency with data preparation and processing – such as assessment of data quality, new variable creation, variable selection, etc. Familiarity with customer information systems. Ability to interpret the results of analytical work, assess its relevance to real world business performance, and communicate the information in plain language that is readily understood by non-technical staff. Experience with data mining/predictive modeling tools such as SAS, SPSS, etc. Experience with ratemaking concepts and tariff structures a plus.
Ameren’s selection process includes a series of interviews and may include a leadership assessment process. Specific details will be provided to qualified candidates.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.