Consultant Energy Markets

Location UK-London
Requisition ID
2020-14189
Business Area
Energy
Category/Discipline
Consulting
Location Details
London
Position Type
Permanent Employee (Previously A)
Close Date (dd/mm/yyyy)
5/7/2020

Local Unit & Position Description

 

Do you want to be actively involved and make a difference in the realization of the energy transition? Do you know all about energy markets and how the developments in these markets impact our customers in the energy market? Then this is a job for you!

 

The department of Energy Markets & Technology NL&UK of DNV GL covers a wide range of topics bridging business and market drivers and technical solutions with a focus on the Energy Transition. We serve utilities, network operators or other infrastructure companies, large industries, governmental organizations, regulators as well as developers and investors in the energy market to realize their goals and ambitions. 

 

We are currently expanding our market position in the UK. Therefore, we are looking for a Consultant to strengthen the London-based team. Our focus there is currently on the provision of business, strategic and regulatory advice to utilities and other stakeholders in energy markets and demand-side flexibility. As the developments in this sector strongly depend on local market circumstances and regulations, we are looking for a person with knowledge of current and future UK energy market arrangements, who can support us in realizing our growth ambitions in the UK.

 

Your tasks & responsibilities

 

As a Consultant, you will be part of a customer-centric environment and bring expertise in energy markets and regulations to our customers both as a team member and project leader. You will be actively working on the acquisition and execution of projects for our clients alongside business development activities to identify and develop market opportunities, advance our existing services and establish new services. The projects will be mainly related to the transition towards renewable energy sources and production assets, transmission and distribution grids, business processes or the techno-economic feasibility of innovations.

 

Next to that, your responsibilities will be to:

  • advise our clients in our projects about current and future energy systems and markets;
  • develop subject matter expertise in this role in combination with the role of the project manager;
  • contribute to clear and high-quality presentations and reports;
  • collaborate effectively with colleagues and experts in projects;
  • sell new projects to grow our business;
  • build a network with potential clients;
  • identify market opportunities and develop our services based on these market needs;
  • write winning proposals for our customers.

Position Qualifications

We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic colleague who is a team player who actively contributes to the success of our team and collaborates to create results.

 

On top of that you have:

  • master’s degree in business, economics or technical field with a specialization in Energy;
  • strong knowledge of energy markets (market models, regulations etc.);
  • knowledge of the local UK markets and regulations;
  • profound work experience in a similar role as a consultant;
  • a strong network in the UK energy market;
  • a natural aptitude to combine the execution of projects with selling new projects;
  • motivation to develop an understanding of the technical consequences of a business decision as well as of the business consequences of a technical decision;
  • excellent verbal and written communication skills in English;
  • eagerness to travel and to spend about 10% of your time abroad (differs per role).

Traits we value:

  • You are pro-active and flexible;
  • You take responsibility for your tasks and competences;
  • You are curious, interested and engaged.

 

Our offer

 

We are offering a challenging and responsible job in a dynamic and international environment. You will be part of a team of about 2400 committed Energy professionals within DNV GL. Your home office will be in London and you will work closely together with our colleagues in the Energy headquarters in Arnhem, the Netherlands.

 

Based on your interests and capabilities, we will create a plan together with you for your personal development for the next few years. We will do this through our 70-20-10 philosophy: 70% learning on the job, 20% coaching and 10% training.

 

The position is rewarded appropriately, including good fringe benefits such as:

  • a permanent contract;
  • lifestyle benefits (26 days of annual leave + opportunity for up to 10 days unpaid leave, sabbatical leave, flexible working options);
  • wellbeing benefits (inc. Private Medical and Dental Insurance, Medical check-ups, Gym allowance and free fruit);
  • travel benefits (inc. Season Ticket Loan Cycle to Work Scheme);
  • life assurance and employer-matched pension contributions (employer contribution - up to 9%);
  • re-imbursement of relevant Professional Membership Fees (up to £500);
  • and many, many more!

 

If you feel that this is the place for you, apply!

 

* Please note we may close this position earlier in case of finding successful candidates.

Company & Business Area Description

DNV GL is a global quality assurance and risk management company. Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, we enable our customers to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. Operating in more than 100 countries, our professionals are dedicated to helping customers in the maritime, oil & gas, power and renewables and other industries to make the world safer, smarter and greener.

Equal Opportunity Statement

DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to gender, religion, race, national or ethnic origin, cultural background, social group, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, age or political opinion. Diversity is fundamental to our culture and we invite you to be part of this diversity!

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