Closing Date: 9th September, 2024

Description:

The Opportunity:
This position supports the General Counsel the energy and commodities management division of a large and growing renewable energy company, providing legal advice and leading negotiations primarily on power sales agreements, including PPAs, VPPAs, HPPAs, hedging agreements/ISDAs and buy side agreements.

What You'll Do at Enel North America:
Responsibilities, include, but not limited to:
  • Negotiate all forms of power sales agreements, with little to no need for outside counsel support for company and any of its international subsidiaries as requested.
  • Partner business teams to ensure that legal needs are adequately met.
  • Provide support or assistance to other departments as necessary.
  • Develops and implements preventive law strategies to help minimize litigation, third party disputes and other potential legal and business problems and issues.
  • Provides direction to functional groups with respect to legal issues and risks.
  • Interprets and explains legal requirements and assists the organization with compliance with statutes, regulations and industry rules.
  • Willingness to travel nationally and internationally on occasion.
  • Ability to read and speak Italian or Spanish a plus but not required.

Who You Are:
  • Strong communication skills both written and oral; ability to present clear and practical legal positions.
  • Excellent business judgment.
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment and to adapt quickly to changing priorities.
  • Ability to influence others and to gain support for his/her ideas.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; builds strong working relationships across the organization.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills combined with attention to details and thoroughness.
  • Excellent organizational skills, effectively managing priorities while meeting timelines.

What You've Accomplished:
  • Juris Doctorate from an accredited law school required.
  • 6+ years of legal experience practicing law in renewable power with a particular emphasis on power sales agreements, PPAs and similar agreements.
  • Demonstrated ability to provide strategic and commercial legal advice and recommendations.