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Financial Product Manager

Date: Dec 5, 2019

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The energy market is roughly $4 trillion globally, and solar penetration is less than 1%.  But just one hour of sunlight, if harnessed, could power the entire world for a year. We have the opportunity to completely change the way energy is produced, distributed and consumed on a global scale, and we’re looking for talented, committed people to help us drive our growth and achieve our goals.
 
SunPower is a global solar energy solutions company with a rich heritage of pioneering the best energy technologies in the world. Our solutions are unrivaled in terms of long-term reliability, efficiency and guaranteed performance, and our company is unmatched in terms of global reach and scale. Through design, manufacturing, installation and ongoing maintenance and monitoring, SunPower provides its proprietary, world-record efficient solar technology to residential, commercial and utility customers worldwide.
 
SunPower is changing the way our world is powered every day with a brilliant, passionate and driven team of more than 7,000 in North America, Europe, Africa, Asia and Australia. In an industry that is reshaping the world’s energy future, there’s no better place to be than SunPower.
 
We believe that our employees create our brand – with each project, each communication, each task completed and each interaction. Experience is critical to SunPower in regards to not only our customers but also our employees and dealer partners. As such, we strive to hire candidates that are service focused. The experience we would expect the ideal person to deliver is:
 

Financial Product Manager

 

SunPower is seeking a Financial Product Manager to help grow our US Residential third-party owned business.   In addition to managing the profitability of the lease portfolio, you will focus on defining and executing cross-functional strategic initiatives to create additional value for SunPower and our customers. You will leverage consumer insights, market needs and go-to-market strategy to fine-tune your offering. In addition, you will help define and evaluate new product offerings, coordinate cross-functional market launches, define success metrics, diligently track key metrics and improve new products over time. 

 

As a Product Manager, you will work closely with a variety of business functions ranging from Sales, Marketing, Finance, Operations and Product Teams and coordinate execution across these functional groups. The Financial Product Manager role is among the most challenging and rewarding. We are looking for a highly-talented and driven individual who is excited to take on this challenge.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following (other duties may be assigned):

  • Analyze current and new product offerings, market opportunities, competitors and business models to inform strategic recommendations on new product development, market expansion, and management of existing product lines
  • Collaborate cross-functionally to develop, launch, and evaluate product and pricing strategies with a specific focus on the New Homes channel
  • Own pricing initiatives end to end from strategy to execution using a metrics-driven approach and continuously driving improvement in these metrics
  • Evaluate the profitability of SunPower’s residential financial products and support business forecasting
  • Liaise with project finance team to ensure financing needs for TPO business are met; maintain/optimize financial models used to determine TPO economics 
  • Lead various qualitative and quantitative research to better understand customer perspectives and refine insights to actively improve our products; distill market feedback into coherent market-specific pricing strategies
  • Define and communicate requirements for software solutions used to convey customer financial offers, as well as support ongoing software-related financial product needs
  • Analyze policy and incentive changes in relevant markets to ensure strategic business response and product compliance 

 

RELATED EXPERIENCE AND EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

 

Requirements:

  • Educational: Bachelor’s degree in finance, economics, engineering, or other quantitative discipline required. Master’s degree is a plus.
  • 5+ years of experience at a consumer finance or a renewable energy company
  • Strong work ethic and ability to deliver high-quality results in a fast-paced work environment
  • Detail-oriented and organized with superior analytical abilities
  • Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to think creatively to solve complex business and financial problems
  • In-depth understanding of finance/valuation concepts and financial statements
  • Extensive financial modeling experience
  • Superior knowledge of MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint

 

OTHER PERTINENT INFORMATION

  • Position is in Austin, TX or Richmond, CA
  • 10% of travel required
  • Limited relocation assistance will be provided to the selected candidate

Equal Employment Opportunity
The Company is an equal employment opportunity employer and makes employment decisions, including but not limited to, hiring, firing, promotion, demotion, training, and/or compensation, on the basis of merit. Employment decisions are based on an individual’s qualifications as they relate to the job under consideration. The Company’s policy prohibits unlawful discrimination based on sex (which includes pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions, the actual sex of the individual, or the gender identity or gender expression), race, color, religion, including religious dress practices and religious grooming practices, sexual orientation, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, familial status, age, physical disability, mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, protected veteran or military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state or local laws, ordinances, or regulations. The Company is committed to complying with all applicable laws providing equal employment opportunities. This commitment applies to all persons involved in the operations of the Company and prohibits unlawful discrimination by any employee of the Company, including supervisors and co-workers.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

SunPower Supports EEO

Accommodation for Applicants to SunPower Corporation
SunPower Corporation is an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer and provides reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans in job application procedures. If you have any difficulty using our online system and you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, you may use the following alternative email address to contact us about your interest in employment at SunPower Corporation: jobs@sunpower.com. Please indicate in the subject that line of your email that you are requesting accommodation. Only candidates being considered for a position who require an accommodation will receive a follow-up response.

 

NOTICE TO ALL APPLICANTS AND EMPLOYEES

Availability of Affirmative Action Plan for Review

 

SunPower is a federal government contractor. As a part of the Company’s obligations under law, it

must develop a written Affirmative Action Program (AAP) for the Disabled, Recently Separated

Veterans, Armed Forces Service Medal Veterans, Disabled Veterans and Active Duty Wartime

Or Campaign Badge Veterans and for Women and Minorities as specified by law.

 

Non-confidential and non-proprietary aspects of the AAP are available for inspection by applicants

and employees, consistent with applicable law, which will be made available during office hours by

contacting the EEO Officer.


Nearest Major Market: Austin

Job Segment: Manager, Management

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