Business Support Specialist/solar energy

Adecco is currently assisting a local client in their search to fill an exciting Business Support Specialist - Solar Energy role in Newark NJ 07101! Apply now if you meet the qualifications listed below!

POSITION: Business Support Specialist - Solar Energy
LOCATION: Newark NJ 07101
HOURS: Full-time
DURATION: 9-months; with potential to extend
PAY: $42.00.00/hr.

Responsibilities, Qualifications, & Details

Must be analytical, strong with excel and have excellent written and oral communication skills
Solar experience is a bonus - not required
Must be very comfortable with large/complex sets of data (comfortable with Vlookups, etc.)
Looking for an individual who is extremely detail oriented

This is a loan operations position with a stable Fortune 500 utility company located in New Jersey. The successful candidate will support the PSE&G Solar Loan Program, which includes a portfolio of loans to residential and non-residential solar energy projects. The Loan Operations Specialist will be responsible for the post-closing management of PSE&G Solar Loans including all aspects of the Solar Renewable Energy Credit (SREC) creation process in PJM GATS, determining the SREC value and posting of loan payments via the Company’s accounting system.

Key Duties
• Gather monthly generation data from the Company’s inverter meters databases, validate its integrity/accuracy and ensure accurate upload to the PJM GATS system.
• Transfer SREC’s into the Company’s inventory and ensure appropriate valuation for loan payment purposes.
• Support servicing of loans, including the timely and accurate preparation of all periodic loan statements and collecting and applying cash payments due.
• Assess borrower system performance at the individual system level and portfolio level.
• Coordinate and track loan assignments.
• Interact with borrowers with regards to statements, system performance, loan status, collections, and general inquiries with a goal of providing excellent customer service.
• Review incoming loan applications for program eligibility, technical eligibility, and document deficiencies as required.
• Participate in special projects and perform additional duties as required.
• Maintain compliance with policies and procedures and business and SOX controls.
• Maintain and apply working knowledge of Client's Standards for Business Controls and meet management's expectations for effective internal business controls.

Essential Qualifications:
• Bachelor Degree required. Preferred if the concentration is Economics or Finance
• 5 years experience in analytical role.
• Strong technical proficiency, computational and quantitative skills.
• Understanding of solar energy systems, various photovoltaic technologies, project financing and the NJ marketplace for solar generation.
• Understanding of the financial principals associated with long term interest bearing loans including amortization schedules and payoff calculations.
• Ability to accurately analyze information, make recommendations and guide others decisions by identifying potential benefits, consequences and impacts of alternatives.
• Highly proficient in Microsoft Access and Excel with an ability to independently build and manage tools to analyze complex data sets.
• Highly skilled with other MS Office products including PowerPoint and Word.
• Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.
• Ability to explain complicated financial and technical points clearly to all levels, including clients, colleagues and management.

Desired Qualifications:
• Minimum 1 year experience working with SREC’s in the New Jersey market including use of PJM GATS and the SREC creation process.
• Minimum 1 year experience working with PVWatts or other software used for estimating system output.
• Experience with SAP.

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