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Continuous Improvement Energy Manager Lead in Chicago, IL at CLEAResult

Date Posted: 7/21/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Chicago, IL
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/21/2018

Job Description

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Job Description Summary

CLEAResult is seeking a full-time strategic energy management (SEM) program manager and energy efficiency coach focused on guiding and supporting businesses as they implement cultural and organizational change. In addition to leading a small internal team, responsibilities include coaching energy teams and executives on understanding and implementing change management methodologies. This position will include some travel and a valid driver’s license is required.

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:


Overall program management (20%)

  • Direct all phases of client programs, from inception through completion.  
  • Oversee cost, implementation and performance of programs
  • Participate in the negotiation of contract and contract changes
  • Acts as the primary customer contact for program activities, leading program review sessions with customer to discuss cost, schedule, and performance.
  • Develops new business or expands the product line with the client.
  • Analyzes problem/opportunity areas of assigned programs and evaluates options.
  • Evaluate employee performance
  • Identify program problems and obtains solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing contractual specifications.
  • Direct the work of employees assigned to the program.

Energy coaching (80%)

  • Deliver consulting services to multiple customers enrolled in cohort programs (80%)
  • Manage and track program projects
  • Motivate and coach executives and teams
  • Guide the development of continuous improvement and change management plans
  • Facilitate group workshops
  • Conduct organizational assessments and other one-on-one activities
  • Write reports for technical and non-technical audiences




    Additional Job Description

    Relevant work experience plus 8+ years project management
    5+ years people management
    Bachelor’s degree, MS or MBA preferred



    • Maintain a residence within client territory
    • Be able to lift up to 40 pounds
    • Be able to drive an automobile for long distances/time-frames
    • Attend all company training events, scheduled staff meetings and conference calls
    • Have excellent verbal and written communication skills
    • Possess a working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Access, Excel and Outlook)
    • Be friendly, outgoing, organized, efficient, able to work well independently and as part of a team; this position requires a person who is self-motivated, reliable and flexible
    • Feel comfortable presenting information one-on-one and in front of large groups in a clear, concise and friendly manner


    As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant’s race, color, religion, national origin, marital status, age, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation or any other protected status.

    The above job description and job requirements are not intended to be all inclusive. CLEAResult retains the right to make changes or adjustment to job descriptions and/or job requirements at any time without notice.