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Origination Intern

RES currently has an opening for an Origination Intern in the Broomfield, CO office.


The Origination Intern will be a member of the Origination team, contributing to RES Americas sales/deal structuring efforts. Renewable Energy Systems (RES) is a leading developer and constructor of wind, solar, and energy storage projects. The RES Origination team finds PPAs for RES-developed projects and is currently looking for a Summer 2018 intern in the Broomfield, CO office. This is a paid position.

The ideal candidate will be part of a dynamic sales team opening new channels beyond traditional utility purchasers of power, and developing new methods to reach traditional customers. Creativity, energy, a strong work ethic, finance savvy and the desire to learn the way modern power markets operate are essential attributes of the right candidate.

Specific duties:

  • Undertake independent research projects
  • Assess and identify opportunities for renewable energy & storage projects
  • Regularly analyze trade publications and other data sets to identify green power opportunities
  • Run financial analysis of renewable energy and storage projects to identify profitable deals with value to prospective clients
  • Support Origination team members working with utilities and industrial/commercial clients to understand their green power objectives and craft deals to meet these objectives
  • Work across company and offices in collaborative spirit
  • Participate in weekly team meetings/calls

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Power Point, and Word
  • Ability to learn and work independently
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Must be able to work professionally and confidentially with clients, vendors, employees, managers and supervisors
  • Meet required objectives and deadlines
  • Regular attendance is an essential requirement of the job


  • Senior or Graduate level in Sustainability, Finance, Business, Economics, or related degree program
  • Energy sector interest – especially low-carbon power
  • Some work experience preferred

Physical requirements and environment:

The work environment and physical demands characteristics are representative of those the employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Performs primarily sedentary office duties with occasional travel to other Company offices or construction sites. Incumbent may occasionally lift up to 10 pounds and may be required to sit, stand, walk and use a computer.

We maintain a drug-free workplace.  Candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment background investigation and drug test as a condition of employment.

RES is proud to be an EEO employer.

Posted: 12/04/2018

Location: USA

Contract Type:Internship

Type of Role: Development