Iberdrola USA AGILE Talent Program - CEO Office (AMC 58597) Orange, CT in United States


Reports To: Vice President, Chief of Staff to the CEO & Director, AVANGRID Foundation

Cross-Company Responsibility: Yes

Business and Department

AMC-CT-Orange Orange,CT


AVANGRID, an innovative and growing energy company, needs a creative and ambitious recent college graduate to join our Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Office. You will take part in a development program to learn our business inside and out. If you are looking to broaden your skill sets and build a satisfying career, apply today. For more information on our company, visit www.avangrid.com.

As part of our program, you will rotate through the major areas within the CEO’s Office including AVANGRID Foundation. The ideal candidate is results-oriented, media & tech savvy, passionate, energetic, globally-oriented, socially-minded and enjoys taking on new challenges.

Here’s what you’ll do:

Within the CEO’s Office:

  • Participate in a dynamic development program with rotations through three major areas within the CEO’s Office – Networks and Innovation, Renewables and Sustainability, and the Finance and Corporate Area.

  • In the short-term, support the CEO’s Office through industry and regulatory analysis, competitor analysis, innovation and technology reports, and market analysis.

  • In the long-term, support the strategy and long-term growth of a best-in-class and innovative energy company.

  • Promote the global view of the energy sector and develop strategic relationships.

  • Work with the management team to develop your business skills.

  • Work in an innovative and energized environment with a chance to make an impact.

  • Create a comprehensive personal development plan to develop competencies critical to your and our success.

Within AVANGRID Foundation:

  • Cultivate the AVANGRID Foundation as an independent but integral part of AVANGRID’s evolving approach to corporate social responsibility and corporate philanthropy.

  • In the short-term, develop the systems, tools and policies to meet existing expectations and opportunities for corporate philanthropy that can evolve with AVANGRID and the industry.

  • In the long-term, be among the best-in-class in corporate philanthropy benchmarked against industry peers.

At AVANGRID, we want to grow with you – Here’s what you’ll get:

  • Key experiences in preparation of board presentations, CEO report, quarterly results presentations, key corporate reports (sustainability and innovation), competitor analysis, industry and regulatory analysis and other ad hoc reports to support the CEO’s Office.

  • Option to train abroad in the Office of the Chairman located in the Iberdrola Headquarters, Madrid, Spain.

  • Exposure to all aspects of the business.

  • Opportunities to network and build lasting relationships with great colleagues from across the globe.

  • A global presence, as part of global energy leader Iberdrola Group, with opportunities to work in other parts of the world.

  • A focus on innovation and technology.

  • A commitment to the environment and providing clean, renewable energy.


What you need:

Skills & Abilities:

  • Leadership capabilities demonstrated through projects, internships, volunteer and/or work experiences.

  • Excellent communication, written and interpersonal relationship skills.

  • Project management and organizational skills.

  • Creative problem-solving, with proven strength in analysis and critical thinking.

  • Adaptability to change and mobility.

  • Strong technical abilities and ability to learn quickly.

  • Ability and desire to work in a team environment.

  • Creative and innovative thinking.

  • Ability to deliver results.

  • The confidence to challenge and question where appropriate.

  • Spanish, as a second language, desired.

Education & Experience Required:

  • Completed Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Finance, Economics or similar field required; GPA ≥ 3.5; Masters/MBA Degree or JD preferred.

  • Less than 5 years of professional experience related to field through internships or other opportunities or leadership and/or volunteer experience or international experience (energy sector or finance desired).

If requested, must be geographically mobile.

AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at 877-387-9061 or careers@avangrid.com


Department: CEO’s Office

Job Title: AGILE Talent Program - CEO Office

Location: USA – 180 Marsh Hill Road, Orange, CT

REFERENCE: 5089075401

Publication date: 04.05.2018