The Power Contracts and Compliance Manager is responsible for contract monitoring, facilitation, and management as well as invoice review and validation to support Silicon Valley Clean Energy power supply contracts. In addition the position assists with the administration of power procurement processes, ongoing correspondence with counterparties including contract development and performance tracking, and compliance with regulatory requirements related to power supply. The new Power Contracts and Compliance Manager will:
¨ Establish standard operating procedures, protocols and safeguards to ensure procurement team decision making processes are aligned with agency goals.
¨ Assist with drafting of new vendor and supplier agreements.
¨ Serve as point of contact for counterparties in negotiations for supply agreements.
¨ Assist with creation of materials to facilitate Board review of potential supplier agreements including staff reports, supporting information, and presentation materials.
¨ Manage stakeholder relationships, including PPAs, interconnection, staff and consultants, permitting agencies, community and public relations.
¨ Assist with the administration of RFP processes, the open season process and the assessment of unsolicited proposals.
¨ Conduct research and other due diligence to compile relevant information as needed for staff, technical consultants, legal consultants and Board members.
¨ Track all steps needed to reach contract finalization, up to, and including, contract execution.
¨ Monitor and manage assigned counterparty relationships to support performance and contract compliance.
¨ Conduct performance auditing and monitoring for power supply contracts, including contract milestones and deliverables.
¨ Manage vendor and contractor agreements.
¨ Identify opportunities for portfolio optimization, budget savings, congestion cost avoidance and project development.