Business Management Consultant

Administration · Vancouver, British Columbia
Department Administration
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Job Title: Business Management Consultant

Position Type: Full-time, Permanent


About Portable Electric


Portable Electric is an exciting clean technology company on an aggressive accelerated growth path, which brings clean power on-demand for mobile environments, as well as expanding into the fast-growing market of EV charging.  Its goal to provide the world with zero-pollution and zero noise electric power options which are robust, reliable, fast charging, and portable, is more compelling, pertinent, and urgent than ever. 


Portable Electric has a growing eco-system of customers and strategic partners in the US, the UK and Europe, and has equipment in 14 countries to date.  Through its trademarked Voltstack and related products, Portable Electric has earned its strong global brand as a pioneer and leader in portable and renewable power systems. Through its innovative go-to-market approach and leasing options, Portable Electric is en route to becoming a global leader in mobile power-as-a-service. Portable Electric designs, engineers and manufactures at its Headquarters in Vancouver, BC. The organization is growing with around 40 full-time staff currently, including a world-class engineering team. 


The Opportunity


As the world accelerates its transition to cleaner energy, Portable Electric is well poised to pursue its share of a multi-billion dollar addressable market in e-generators and EV charging alone. Portable Electric has a proven value proposition, a base platform of revenues on which to build, a growing network of potential OEM and strategic partners, and its own battery management software IP well into development. The market potential for their solutions is huge – and accelerating. 


To enable PE to bring innovative products to market which specifically meet customer needs and leverage market opportunities, Portable Electric is now seeking a forward-thinking Business Management Consultant. This is an exciting opportunity for a mid-level Management Consultant who can provide relevant insights to help Portable Electric make the right business decisions, address key challenges, and identify new ways to grow. As a Business Strategy Analyst, you will understand the long-term perspective, but also execute on short-term goals. You will work collaboratively with the CEO, and the Executive Leadership Team as well as key leaders in the organization to understand each department's goals while creating a cohesive vision.  


The Role


This is a key role for Portable Electric. As the Business Management Consultant, you will report directly to the CEO and work closely across all business units including Product, Finance, HR, Operations, Strategy and Marketing from concept to implementation. This is an ideal role for someone who is passionate about clean tech and who wants to grow into a senior leadership position. 


General Responsibilities


  • Executive Support providing management analysis and business modelling for Strategy, Marketing, Product, Finance, Operations and HR
  • Analyze cross-departmental processes, helping to resolve issues across business domains
  • Work with the CEO and ELT to build key business drivers including vision, mission and value statements and communicate this across the organization
  • Utilizing internal data, industry data and research to understand trends and opportunities
  • Build business and financial models to support strategic initiatives
  • Build internal and external business processes that scale for long-term growth
  • Key leader in driving the evolving Portable Electric culture
  • Work with the CEO and ELT to formalize strategic positioning and business strategy through SWOT analysis, and other tactics
  • Perform industry market analysis such as TAM/SAM
  • Create Investor materials and sales content such as presentations, pitches, documents and business modelling
  • Track and Project Manager departmental strategic plans
  • Drive ESG initiatives, aligning with like-minded organizations, leverage competitive positions, and understanding compliance and industry standards and regulations


Candidate Profile


To be successful in this role, you will be a mid-level Management Consultant with specific experience in energy and/or clean tech. You will have firsthand experience in defining strategic plans and performing competitive analysis and assessments. This role is a mix of understanding and defining strategies, while also being hands-on to execute near-term goals. You will be a collaborative leader who is also innovative, forward-thinking, and results-oriented. 


Related Skills & Experience


  • Experience in clean-tech/energy sector
  • Degree in Business Administration, Economics, or related field
  • 3+ years of hands-on experience in Management Consulting 
  • CMC (Certified Management Consultant) designation is preferred 
  • Excellent communication skills (professional verbal communication and board-level written communication)
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to collaborate with different team members 
  • Able to manage several projects and initiatives at once and prioritize workload
  • Operated in high-growth and scale-up environment


Location  


This position will be based at Portable Electric’s 18,000 sq ft facility and Global HQ in Vancouver, BC – home to a highly engaged and growing team


Equal Opportunity Employer 


Portable Electric embraces diversity. We are committed to building a team of women, BIPOC, LGBTQ+ and people with disabilities, that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills, where team members feel like they belong and our policies and guidelines embrace all cultures and beliefs. The more inclusive we are, the more successful we will be.


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We thank all applicants, but only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. Be sure to check our careers page to stay informed about all job opportunities at Portable Electric! 

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  • Location
    Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Department
    Administration
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Experienced