Altura Associates, LLC is a professional services firm focused on improving energy, environmental, and financial performance across all levels of an organization. We go beyond traditional consulting, using a people-centric approach designed to make immediate and lasting performance improvements.

Altura has deep expertise in deriving value from data systems, scaling from individual buildings to real estate portfolios. We leverage core skills in building systems engineering & commissioning, information technology, software development, and building automation system and controls, as well as industry-leading sustainability advisory services such environmental program support and integrated reporting.

Altura is actively seeking an individual with exceptional communication skills, an instinct for problem-solving, and demonstrated interest in the energy efficiency and green building industry. No specific work experience is required; however, it is highly recommended that applicants have some exposure to the disciplines of building construction, facilities operation, building architecture/engineering, and/or the automobile dealer industry.

Scope & Responsibilities

  • Lead communications strategy and outreach (phone calls and email communications) with large, portfolio-level clients
  • Analyze building performance trends and proactively educate client(s) on energy and environmental best practices
  • Use CRM tools to track client communications, performance indicators, and other key metrics
  • Review drawing sets and/or other documentation types to verify project implementation status
  • Manage database of client building information and utility data, and regularly perform data QC
  • Perform research on federal, state, and local incentives for energy efficiency or sustainability-focused projects
  • Develop and lead portfolio-wide strategic initiatives focused on reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, energy use, and water use
  • Prepare status reports for clients detailing energy and environmental recommendations
  • Position will be based out of Altura’s Newport Beach, CA headquarters office. Staffing this position from Altura’s Oakland office will also be considered.

Required Qualifications

  • Years of experience: 0-2 years
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree preferred (business, communications, or equivalent); commensurate experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.
  • Detail-orientated with the ability to manage multiple projects at a time
  • Interpersonal skills and a high degree of empathy. Ability to thrive in a teamwork-driven environment is critical
  • Spanish language fluency preferred

Desired Qualifications

  • Experience in the automobile industry, while not required, is a plus
  • Experience with nonresidential building industry, concepts of green buildings and energy efficiency, or architecture/engineering are a plus.

More About Altura

Altura is proud to offer a generous benefits package which includes competitive starting salary with an automatic 3% 401k contribution, plus an annual profit-sharing program which all employees participate in on day one. Details of our benefits package include:

  • Generous annual profit-sharing program
  • Exceptional medical, dental, vision, life, and long-term disability insurance coverage (company pays 80% of employee premiums and 50% of dependent premiums; life and LTD benefits are 100% paid by Altura)
  • 401(k) plan (3% Company contribution, all contributions are always 100% vested)
  • Flexible Spending Account for Medical and Dependent Care expenses
  • 10 holidays per year, plus 15 days paid time off per year (increases to 20 days after 5 years of service)
  • Monthly smartphone and home internet reimbursement

We pride ourselves on our company’s unique entrepreneurial, high energy culture and flat organizational structure which empowers employees to take action and achieve results for our clients.

Location

Flexible with preference for proximity to Altura’s Oakland or Newport Beach offices.

Application Instructions

Please send cover letter and resume to careers@alturaassociates.com.  Please specify “Environmental Programs Analyst” in the subject line.