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Americas Strategy Manager, Energy Transition

Houston, New York

Come be a pivotal force behind Macquarie’s Commodities and Global Markets business’ energy transition program as the Americas Strategy Manager, Energy Transition.

As the world transitions to a lower-carbon future, Macquarie is helping clients across industry sectors meet their renewable energy needs, strengthening infrastructure resilience, and supporting decarbonization. We are very active in this global transition, with a long track record of developing innovative solutions across carbon and emissions, renewable and flexible power, clean fuels, sustainable transport, and sustainable commodities (e.g., battery minerals, recycling / circular economy).

Reporting directly to the Energy Transition Global Lead Coordinators, you will work closely with senior business leaders across Macquarie, Commodities and Global Markets Front Office, and Net Zero teams to deliver a range of commercial outcomes for the business.
You will be responsible for projects that drive high priority commercial, strategic, and/or operational initiatives. These initiatives could range from helping to stand up a new business, to conducting market research for commercial strategy development, to coordinating regional and thematic working groups of senior leaders.

The successful candidate will be highly entrepreneurial and eager to identify, drive, and commercialize opportunities to support our clients’ decarbonization. Success in the role may lead to opportunities to move into and help develop one of the newly created energy transition businesses over the medium term, with the potential to take on a more significant leadership role over time.

Required experience and qualifications:

  • 5+ years of relevant professional experience
  • Excited about the energy transition
  • Strong analytical aptitude and extensive experience with quantitative and qualitative analysis, including financial modeling and proficiency with Excel
  • Entrepreneurial and highly motivated
  • Track record of working collaboratively with a wide range of stakeholders within an organization to influence and deliver tangible commercial outcomes
  • Expresses views clearly and logically, both verbally and in writing, including strong PowerPoint skills
  • Organized, structured, and detail oriented; able to develop and execute on a plan
  • Comfortable working in a flexible and dynamic team environment, while also working independently
  • Enjoys variety and project-based work; adapts quickly to new situations
  • Willing and able to learn quickly and apply this knowledge in practice
  • Strong sense of ownership for delivering excellent results

Preferred experience and qualifications:

  • Financial services and/or strategy consulting experience, including experience leading projects and complex workstreams
  • Strong understanding of Commodities and Global Markets businesses and clients
  • Energy-related knowledge or experience

If you would like to play a part in the ideation, development, and coordination of the Commodities and Global Markets energy transition effort, we encourage you to apply now!

About Commodities and Global Markets

In Commodities and Global Markets you will be part of a global business offering capital and financing, risk management, market access, physical execution and logistics solutions to its diverse client base.

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Our commitment to Diversity, Equity and Inclusion 

The diversity of our people is one of our greatest strengths. An inclusive and equitable workplace enables us to embrace that diversity to deliver more innovative and sustainable solutions for our people, clients, shareholders and communities. At Macquarie, you'll be encouraged to be yourself and supported to perform at your best. If you're inspired to deliver on our purpose of ‘empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future’, we want you on our team. If you need adjustments made to the recruitment process, please reach out to your recruiter.

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We equip our people with the support to work in a range of flexible ways. Talk to us about what working arrangements would help you thrive.

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About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 18,000+ employees and offices in 33 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, specialist advisory, capital raising and principal investment.

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Job no: CGM-966699
Work type: Permanent - Full time
Location: Houston, New York
Category: Senior, Mid-senior, Mid-level, Business Development & Sales, Commodities, Projects, Improvements & Change, Strategy & Change, Renewable energy
Group: Commodities and Global Markets
Division: Central
Recruiter: Ellen Fahey
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