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CIP Program Senior Director

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Date: Apr 3, 2021

Primary Location: Jupiter, FL, US, 33478

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  51597 


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Position Specific Description

As a CIP Program Senior Director with our Power Delivery team you will lead the re-creation and implementation of an effective and sustainable NERC CIP compliance program with at least the following features:

  • A consistent, company-wide NERC CIP compliance policy and CIP compliance standards, procedures, and work instructions;
  • Documented NERC CIP compliance responsibilities that link each CIP requirement to the individuals and managers responsible for leading required compliance activities, with effective change management controls;
  • Ownership of enterprise training, evidence retention, and activity scheduling
  • Periodic third-party reviews of NERC CIP compliance;
  • Progress reports to senior management on identified NERC CIP compliance gaps and efforts to close identified gaps; and
  • PIP goals of employees and their supervisors responsible for NERC CIP compliance that clearly describe their NERC CIP compliance responsibilities.


Desired Qualifications:

  • Ability to work in partnership with compliance owners in the Business Unit
  • Desire to implement a sustainable NERC-CIP compliance program
  • Superior ability to communicate sometimes complicated issues cogently without jargon
  • High degree of professionalism and passion for quality and continuous improvement
  • Track record of successful teamwork
  • Outstanding attention to detail

Job Overview

This job is responsible for ensuring compliance to NERC reliability standards for the Power Delivery organization by directing a range of strategic and tactical processes. Leaders in this role ensure regulatory requirements are developed, met, and managed effectively.

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Directs and provides guidance to compliance managers on standards issues
  • Reviews policy and strategy of business unit related to weekly NERC/FERC standards
  • Provides support to regulatory review teams and efforts
  • Reviews short-term compliance reporting activities
  • Provides oversight of comprehensive, cross-functional projects
  • Directs planning, coordination and issue resolution of pole attachment survey and permit processes
  • Provides guidance and direction on regulatory rules, regulations and requirements
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience: 12+ years
  • Supervisory/Management Experience: 6+ years

Preferred Qualifications

  •  Master’s Degree


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Compliance
Organization:  Florida Power & Light Company 
Location:  Jupiter, Florida 
Other Work Locations:  Florida 
Relocation Provided:  Yes, if applicable


NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.

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