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

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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Project Accountant - Boulder, Colorado
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking highly motivated candidates with accounting experience and strong communication skills to be an integral part of the financial team for this growing renewable energy company. The project accountant will accurately process project specific transactions on a timely basis, maintain an understanding of project status in regards to accounting and assist the Sr. Accountant in providing accurate weekly and monthly reporting of the project entity financials.

Reports to: Senior Accountant

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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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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 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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Office Manager and Contract Administrator - Western Boston Area, Massachusetts
Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking a highly motivated candidate to support company operations by providing assistance to the executive team and by managing the daily operations of the office. This individual will perform day-to-day procedures that provide administrative support to the Vice President of Project Development, including scheduling of meetings, company correspondence with outside parties and the administration of contracts with outside vendors and development partners. This person will also have overall responsibility for the ongoing management of the company’s office, its supplies and supporting vendors.

Reports to: Vice President of Project Development

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Corporate Recruiting Manager - Louisville, CO
Description : Clean Energy Collective (CEC) is seeking highly motivated candidates with recruiting experience and strong communication skills to be an integral part of this growing renewable energy company. The Corporate Recruiting Manager is the Company’s face to candidates and must be capable of taking prospective employees through the entire recruitment process, from job definition and identification, to interview, to selection and finally onboarding new employees. Successful candidates must have excellent communication skills, are detail oriented, and understand the importance of recruitment, screening, interview and onboarding process management. This position is focused on recruiting, onboarding and evaluation of both internal and external candidates to fill a broad variety of the Company’s employment needs. This is a full-time position, based in the Boulder office with a flexible work schedule that will include some nights and weekends.

Reports to: Chief Management Officer

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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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Interactive Graphic Designer - 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 creative needs are growing quickly as well. We are seeking an Interactive Graphic Designer to join our talented Creative Services team and support all aspects of online and print media. The primary focus of this designer is on interactive projects but he/she may be asked to design print collateral, as necessary.

Reports to: Manager, Creative Services

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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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