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Supervisor (Exempt), Power Generation Asset Strategy

San Francisco, CA, US, 94105

Requisition ID # 31570 

Job Category : Accounting / Finance 

Job Level : Supervisor

Business Unit: Power Generation

Job Location : San Francisco

Department Overview

PG&E’s Power Generation Department manages and operates the largest privately-owned hydroelectric system in the nation. These renewable electric generation resources, located mostly at high elevation in California mountain ranges including the Sierra Nevada and southern Cascade mountains include 68 powerhouses, 184 miles of canals, 41 miles of flumes, 135 miles of tunnels, 19 miles of penstocks, 99 reservoirs, and 142,000 acres of watershed lands all covered by 26 operating licenses issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).


Position Summary

This position is the Supervisor of the Business Planning team, which is a staff of 5-7 employees, who provide the local Hydro Area and Fossil plant financial and business planning for Power Generation.  This team provides the local coordination of budgets and metrics, as well as provides additional operational services such as management of specific area contracts, as well as other duties as assigned by the local Hydro Area or Fossil plant managers.   This role also is likely to provide direct financial support to specific teams within Power Generation – an example of this would be the Hydro Licensing financial support.  




- Oversees the local management reporting, develops and implements initiatives for affordability and other process improvement initiatives.   

- Leads the establishment of strategic, operational, and long-term investment plans, and the creation of performance goals and metrics.

- Provides consultation to the development and reporting of economic analysis, investment decisions, quality assurance, and workflow deployment. Partners with the Hydro Licensing and other team in Generation to develop and implement financial plans-

- Works with Project Management, Project Engineering and Business Finance in evaluating the portfolio of expense and capital work to be performed in Power Generation.

- Provides oversight on the local budget trades and work prioritization

-Conducts quality control audits and inspections of databases, files, reports,

-Manages, consolidates, and ensures the timely and accurate reporting of data and information from asset management programs and functions.

-Develops and monitors Business Planning program metrics, evaluates reports, identifies discrepancies, and implements corrective actions.

-Provides input and support regarding the development of asset management strategic plans.

-Supports the development and reporting of economic analysis, investment planning, risk assessment, quality assurance, and workflow delegation.

-Supervises, coaches, and develops a departmental staff




-Bachelors Degree in Economics, or job-related discipline or equivalent experience

-Job-related experience, 5 years



-Experience in a Business Planning or Business Finance function

-Masters Degree in Business Administration or job-related discipline or equivalent experience

-PMI-Project Management Institute PMP-Project

-Management Professional certification

-LSS-Lean Six Sigma Certification

-Experience in leading teams

-Experience in asset management programs

-Competency in planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals

-Competency in interpreting and applying understanding of key financial indicators to make better business decisions

-Competency in providing direction, delegating, and removing obstacles to get work done

-Competency in developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey a clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences

-Competency in effectively building formal and informal relationship networks inside and outside the organization Knowledge of asset and product functions, concepts, processes, and tools as needed to perform at the job level

-Competency in seeing ahead to future possibilities and translating them into breakthrough strategies

-Ability to apply project management theories, concepts, methods, best practices, and techniques as needed to perform at the job level

-Competency in maneuvering comfortably through complex policy, process, and people-related organizational dynamics

-Knowledge of Microsoft Office Products – for example Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access – as needed to perform at the job level

-Competency in handling conflict situations effectively, with a minimum of noise

-Competency in making sense of complex, high quantity, and sometimes contradictory information to effectively solve problems

-Competency in relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people


Travel: While located at the GO, travel to supervise remote staff team is required and estimated at 15-25%.  



Due to pending organizational changes in Generation, this role will be reporting to Tom Baldwin, Director Nuclear Business Operations


Our Mission

To safely and reliably deliver affordable and clean energy to our customers and communities every single day, while building the energy network of tomorrow.

Our Vision

With a sustainable energy future as our North Star, we will meet the challenge of climage change while providing affordable energy for all customers.

Our Culture

We put safety first.
We are accountable. We act with integrity, transparency and humility.
We are here to serve our customers.
We embrace change, innovation and continuous improvement.
We value diversity and inclusion. We speak up, listen up and follow up.
We succeed through collaboration and partnership. We are one team.

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada.

More About Our Company

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.

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Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland