Culture
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) implements a team-based culture that encourages independent thought and collaborative efforts to facilitate the widespread adoption of Community Solar. A high-integrity workplace, CEC empowers its team members to unleash their talent toward the many challenges associated with being the nation’s most innovative solar company. All CEC team members share in company ownership, which instills a sense of corporate pride and a desire to achieve the highest-quality results. CEC does it right, period—for its team members, its customers and its investors.

If you would like to be a part of a thriving company that is revolutionizing the solar industry, please review our current openings to find the position that is right for you.
Open Positions

Policy Analyst - Louisville, CO
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking a highly motivated and experienced senior renewable energy policy analyst to be an integral part of the team for this growing renewable energy company. The Policy Analyst will conduct legal, regulatory and policy research and monitoring across the U.S. (local, utility, state and federal) in support of CEC’s business (energy and environmental). The Policy Analyst is responsible for leading and participating in policy development assignments and projects. The Policy Analyst researches and interprets policy direction and develops or provides advice and counsel regarding specific policy/program impacts and options or changes to support CEC’s work within existing policies and contributions to new legislation for the creation of policies that optimally fit CEC’s business objective and practices. To fulfill its responsibilities, the position develops and maintains relationships to provide expert advice and recommendations regarding policy as well as to provide influential lobbying input to shape proposed policies to meet the company’s objectives. In addition to leading CEC’s policy efforts, the Policy Analyst will also provide product and market research and partner support for the Company.

Reports to: Senior Counsel and CEO

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Inside Sales - Solar Specialist - Louisville, Colorado
The Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking highly motivated candidates with sales experience and strong communication skills to be an integral part of the sales team for this growing renewable energy company. The Solar Specialist is the company’s face to the market and must be capable of taking prospective customers through the entire sales process, from inquiry, to lead, to proposal generation and financing solutions, to contract closing. Successful candidates must have excellent communication and phone skills, are detail oriented, and understand the importance of lead process management. All Solar Specialists use our CRM platform (Sales Force) for lead management and the company’s proprietary proposal generation system. This position is focused on residential and small commercial market segments and will be responsible for lead management across multiple remote service areas and utilities via telesales. This is a full-time position, based in the CEC’s Boulder Colorado office with a flexible work schedule that will include some nights and weekends.

Reports to: Sales Manager

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Chief Financial Officer - Boulder, CO
Description: Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking a highly motivated candidate with start-up and growth experience overseeing and directing the organization's financial goals, equity needs, objectives, and budgets. The ideal candidate will have demonstrated leadership experience and a professional track record of exceptional performance in key executive financial positions. This is a full-time position located at CEC’s Boulder office and will require some travel as well as some nights and weekends.

Reports to: Chief Executive Officer

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VP Of Business Development - US - Corporate Office in Boulder
The successful candidate will be proactive, aggressive, and a self-directed individual who thrives on the challenge of a fast growing, rapidly evolving, and complex market. This individual will have an outstanding track record with particular emphasis on strategic sales, prospecting, project development, and closing deals. Experiences in renewable energy, development of energy generation sources and solar familiarity are also beneficial, but not required. The ideal candidate will have proven success building and managing a sales funnel to support forward looking revenue goals. This candidate will be an effective sales leader with the ability to gain high-level access to potential utility and industry partners. Experience with regulatory bodies that may have an impact on markets and strategic directions for the company are a plus. A strong existing network within the utility and/or energy development industries is also a plus, but not required. The individual must possess a strategic sales background and bring a clear and demonstrable record of credibility in deriving business models and strategies for a new region. It will be helpful, although not required, if the individual can demonstrate outstanding achievements in the utility, renewable energy and construction or real estate markets. Personal credibility, enthusiasm and a flair for communication are essential, together with excellent motivational skills and a collaborative approach to achieving objectives. This is a role of extraordinary scope and potential in a progressive and rapidly expanding business within the dynamic renewable energy marketplace.

Reports to: SVP of Business Development

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VP of Structured Finance - Boulder, CO
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking a highly motivated candidate with structured finance experience to play integral role in the structured finance department for this growing renewable energy company. This position will be responsible for helping to secure and manage the company’s product and project financing requirements including sponsor equity, project debt, tax equity, and consumer financing. The successful candidate will be knowledgeable in some if not all of the aforementioned capital sources, and be a proactive, aggressive, and self-directed individual who thrives on the challenge of a fast growth company with rapidly evolving and complex business and financial structures. This individual will have an outstanding track record delivering time critical financing solutions via capital partnerships while still being flexible enough to change priorities to respond to the company’s evolving needs. Experience in renewable energy financing in excess of $50 million or demonstrable contacts with entities directly placing renewable energy financing in excess of $50 million is required. Personal credibility, enthusiasm and strong professional, financial and communication skills are essential, together with excellent self-motivational skills and a collaborative approach to achieving objectives. This is a role of extraordinary scope and potential in a progressive and rapidly expanding business within the dynamic renewable energy marketplace. This is a full-time position, based in an area accessible to key financial markets or CEC’s Boulder, Colorado office and will require some travel, as well as occasional night and weekend work.

Reports to: Chief Capital Officer

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Training Manager - Louisville, Colorado
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking a highly motivated Training Manager candidate with strong leadership and training skills. This position will be accountable for the development and implementation of training strategies, plans and processes to support the CEC and sales goals. He/she will be responsible for all training programs and must ensure programs are operating at all times. This is a full-time position located at CEC’s Broomfield office and will require some travel as well as some nights and weekends.

Reports to: Director of Inside Sales

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Solar Electrical Design Engineer - Boulder, CO
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking a highly motivated candidate with Solar Photovoltaic system design experience. The successful candidate will have experience designing for utility-scale PV solar farms industrial grid-tied installations, utilizing and applying various available technologies as appropriate for the site-specific conditions and customer needs. He or she will apply knowledge of electricity and materials on all CEC projects. This is a full-time position located at CEC’s Boulder office and will require some travel as well as some nights and weekends.

Reports to: Director of Project Management

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Senior .Net Developer (MVC focus) - Louisville, CO
Description: The successful candidate will be pro-active, aggressive, and a self-directed individual who thrives on the challenge of a fast growth, rapidly evolving and complex market. This individual will have an outstanding track record delivering time critical solutions while still being flexible enough to change priorities to respond to changing needs. Experience in renewable energy, development of energy solutions and solar familiarity are also beneficial, but not required. Personal credibility, enthusiasm and a flair for communication are essential, together with excellent self-motivational skills and a collaborative approach to achieving objectives. This is a role of extraordinary scope and potential in a rapidly progressive and expanding business within the dynamic renewable energy marketplace.

Reports to: Senior VP of Information Technology

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Inside Sales Representative - Louisville, CO
Description: The Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking highly motivated candidates with sales experience and strong communication skills to be an integral part of the sales team for this growing renewable energy company. The Inside Sales Representative is the company’s face to the market and must be capable of taking prospective customers through the entire sales process, from inquiry, to lead, to proposal generation and financing solutions, to contract closing. Successful candidates must have excellent communication and phone skills, are detail oriented, and understand the importance of lead process management. All Inside Sales Representatives use our CRM platform (Sales Force) for lead management and the company’s proprietary proposal generation system. This position is focused on residential and small commercial market segments and will be responsible for lead management across multiple remote service areas and utilities via telesales. This is a full-time position, based in the CEC’s Broomfield, Colorado office with a flexible work schedule that will include some nights and weekends.

Reports to: Sales Manager

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Senior Vice President of Business Development - Boulder, Colorado
Overview: Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is the national leader within community-owned solar, offering an innovative solution that opens solar accessibility to 7 times as many people than traditional solar is able to address today (shaded sites, renters, multi-family dwellings, urban areas, low income, etc.). CEC desires to expand its utility partnerships to extend its reach of CEC-based Solar Gardens (SG). The Senior VP of Business Development (SVP BD) will work with the CEO to help set the CEC’s utility business development and partner strategies, manage and support the business development team to successfully execute such strategy and propel the CEC towards national market success by establishing successful community-owned solar projects through the country in a timely fashion. Utility partners: the SVP BD managed and support the BD team, who contacts targeted utility organizations, at a C and VP-level, to present the CEC / SG value proposition and to move them to contract commitment with the CEC to create a community solar program and SGs within their territory. BD are responsible for managing the ongoing executive level relationship with the utility as well as assisting in the land acquisition process for SG sites, facilitating financial analysis assistance and all other CEC corporate support initiatives and providing guidance and oversight for customer sales and marketing initiatives. Strategic partners, established and managed by the SVP BD, are leveraged to accelerate CEC’s entry into the market and affirm its ability to continue to lead the market. Required skills: strong background of management, strategic positioning and understanding how businesses work – entrepreneurial, solar and/or real estate development experience is helpful but not required. Applicant must have excellent management, team building and motivation skills as well as phone and presentation skills, business development / strategic sales experience of $500,000+ solutions to company execs, clear and concise communicator, comfortable with helping others access and work with C-level personnel and navigating through large and small organizations, self-motivated, tenacious, able to work with minimal supervision and able to travel as needed to support the BD team (2-5 times a month). Utility and energy experience is helpful but not required.

Reports to: CEO

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Land Manager - Massachusetts - West Boston, MA
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking highly motivated candidates with land-use planning experience, people management and strong communication skills to be an integral part of the project team for this growing renewable energy company. He or she will oversee the land acquisition and entitlements processes for CEC’s community-owned solar projects. This is a full-time position, based in Massachusetts, and will require some travel.

Reports to: Director of Land Management

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Engagement Manager / Community Engagement Manager (National Community Solar Platform) - Louisville, CO (CEC Headquarters)
The successful applicant will lead engagement with various customer bases (utilities, EPC companies, consumer advocates) for the NCSP and will lead development of all necessary materials and processes to recruit customers. This position will create and execute on marketing strategies to find customers for the NCSP, using many of CEC’s existing channels in addition to potential new channels. This position will gather feedback from beta users of the services and work directly with product owners to improve and refine the NCSP. Successful execution of this position will result in a market growing rapidly and catalyze expansion of community solar nationwide.

Reports to: Director of Research and Government Affairs

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Director of Project Development - Boston, MA
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking an experienced solar energy professional to manage the acquisition and pre-development of a high volume of solar PV generation projects in Massachusetts. This individual will perform due diligence and analysis of potential solar projects and manage the process of acquiring selected projects from developers. This person will also manage the transition of the acquired projects to our internal Project Management team who will accomplish their implementation and construction. The Director of Project Development should be equipped with exceptional written and verbal communications skills, strong computer skills, keen understanding of the MA solar legislation programs, knowledge of solar contracts, and be capable of managing in a fast paced environment.

Reports to: VP of Project Development

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Quality Assurance Analyst - Louisville, CO
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is growing quickly (we were just listed #194 on the Inc. 500 list of the fastest growing companies in the U.S.) and our IT needs are growing quickly as well. The successful candidate will be pro-active, aggressive, and a self-directed individual who thrives on the challenge of a fast growth, rapidly evolving and complex market. This individual will have an outstanding track record testing time critical solutions while still being flexible enough to change priorities to respond to changing needs. Experience in renewable energy, development of energy solutions and solar familiarity are also beneficial, but not required. Personal credibility, enthusiasm and a flair for communication are essential, together with excellent self-motivational skills and a collaborative approach to achieving objectives. This is a role of extraordinary scope and potential in a rapidly progressive and expanding business within the dynamic renewable energy marketplace.

Reports to: Senior VP of Information Technology

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Real Estate Counsel - Louisville, Colorado
Clean Energy Collective (CEC), the nation's leading community solar energy provider, is seeking a highly motivated real estate attorney with 1 to 4 years of relevant legal transactional experience and strong analytical, drafting and communication skills to assist the General Counsel of this rapidly growing renewable energy company. Based upon experience and abilities, the Real Estate Counsel will have the opportunity to work on real estate related matters on national transactions, including developer agreements, purchase and sale transactions, conveyances, option agreements, land leases, title insurance transactions and other real estate related matters. The Real Estate Counsel may also assist with loans, private placements, tax equity, construction contracts, power purchase and sale agreements, strategic alliances, formation of limited liability companies and corporations, consumer agreements, intellectual property agreements and other matters. This position will be a growth opportunity for the selected candidate, with substantial support of the General Counsel. This is a full-time position located in Louisville, CO and will require some travel as well as some nights and weekends.

Reports to: General Counsel

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Email Marketing Manager - Louisville, Colorado
The Email Marketing Manager is responsible for the successful development and execution of Clean Energy Collective’s (CEC) direct marketing programs. This position will primarily focus on managing email marketing, but will also contribute to other direct-to-consumer marketing programs designed to nurture leads through the sales process and generate referrals from existing customers. This is a full-time position located at CEC’s Boulder office and will require some travel as well as some nights and weekends.

Reports to: VP of Marketing

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Corporate Counsel - Louisville, Colorado
Clean Energy Collective (CEC), the nation's leading community solar energy provider, is seeking a highly motivated attorney with 1 to 4 years of relevant legal transactional experience and strong analytical, drafting and communication skills to assist the General Counsel of this rapidly growing renewable energy company. Based upon experience and abilities, the Corporate Counsel will have the opportunity to work on a broad range of transactions, including loans, private placements, tax equity, land leases, construction contracts, power purchase and sale agreements, strategic alliances, formation of limited liability companies and corporations, developer agreements, title insurance transactions, consumer agreements, intellectual property agreements and other matters. This position will be a growth opportunity for the selected candidate, with substantial support of the General Counsel. This is a full-time position located in Louisville, CO and will require some travel as well as some nights and weekends.

Reports to: General Counsel

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Asset Operations Manager - Louisville, CO
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking a highly motivated candidate with solar asset operations experience. The Asset Operations Manager will act as the central point of contact for all asset management issues bridging from design and construction to post-construction operations, including but not limited to potential future O&M contracts and budgets, O&M manual review/writing, repair and operations reports, as built drawing updates, savings and performance analyses, vendor selection and accountability, process improvement, as well as coordinating repairs for photovoltaic solar power systems (Community Solar Gardens). The position will provide feedback to the sales and business development teams to price O&M estimates. This position will have primary responsibility to act as the client facing representative once projects are constructed and for the lifetime of the projects. This is a full-time position located at CEC’s Boulder office and will require travel as well as some nights and weekends.

Reports to: Director of Project Management

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