Solar Utility Procurement Specialist
Alternate Title: Renewable Energy Procurement Associate, Procurement Manager
Solar Utility Procurement Specialist

Solar Utility Procurement Specialists develop contracts for solar energy delivery and tactics to negotiate favorable terms. They build strategic relationships with new and existing solar producers and track related policy and energy markets.

Solar Utility Procurement Specialists prepare purchase orders and RFQs, determine if inventory is sufficient to meet needs, respond to customer and supplier order inquiries, and review requisition orders to verify accuracy, terminology, and specifications. Solar Utility Procurement Specialists also prepare, maintain, and review purchasing and pricing reports and track the status of requisitions, contracts, and orders. Additionally, Solar Utility Procurement Specialists support the utility’s renewable energy procurement leadership by analyzing energy portfolios to support procurement recommendations and assisting with solicitation and negotiation; and researching related economic and regulatory issues.

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