Senior Manager – CCR Marketing & Beneficial Use

52000 Talen Generation LLC
Remote friendly

The Senior Manager – CCR Marketing & Beneficial Use will be responsible for the marketing and beneficial use of Talen’s Coal Combustion Residual (CCR) products. The role will be part of Talen’s Environmental Liability Management division, which contains site teams responsible for work at various plant and off-site locations, and other individuals which support those businesses including environmental professionals and finance managers. The position reports to the Senior Director of Environmental Liability Management. To be successful, the position requires strong collaborations with all site teams and support for on-site work, as required. In addition, success will depend on the ability to work cross-functionally inside the Company, and with key external partners to identify and evaluate business opportunities and risks. Strong communication, inter-personal and project management skills are a must.

Location Allentown, PA (on-site)

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage marketing and beneficial use identification and prospect analysis for Talen.
  • Work closely with Operating teams to understand how beneficial use can be utilized at various sites to reduce or offset spend.
  • Collaborate with Environmental to ensure beneficial use activities are compliant or environmental obligations are well understand when evaluating options.
  • Collaborate with external companies to understand options to utilize Talen’s CCR products.
  • Organize and effectively communicate site-specific or fleet-wide beneficial use prospects.
  • Work closely with Financial to understand the full life cycle cost of beneficial use options. Financial evaluations shall be robust and explore all facets of the work, as well as all costs which could erode upside. Full technical evaluations and company due diligence must be completed. The position will support or lead the evaluation activities.
  • Conduct or oversee market research required to understand beneficial use scenarios.
  • Work with Talen Legal and Operations to prepare, negotiate or execute contracts for beneficial use including appropriate protections for Talen.
  • Maintain understanding of specifications and standards which impact CCR beneficial use or management
  • Support agency approvals or permitting activities as required to execute projects or work.
  • Support review of, or comment development of, regulatory changes which may impact beneficial use.
  • Up to 25% travel.
  • Perform other duties, as assigned.

Required Skills and Candidate Qualifications

  • 8+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Bachelor's Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience.
  • Strong communications skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to work cross-functionally.
  • Demonstrated ability to prepare, negotiate and manage contracts.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Work experience involving CCRs or in the cement industry.
  • Knowledge of CCR characteristics and applicable standards and specifications.
  • Knowledge of cement industry and markets.
  • Work experience involving environmental projects and/or regulations.
  • Knowledge of transportation and material handling.


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