Energy Analyst | NGP Careers

Energy Analyst

Full Time – UK

Hi, we're Northern Gas and Power

Northern Gas and Power (a subsidiary of Global Procurement Group) is a global energy procurement consultant and is the largest energy consultancy in Europe. We guide businesses of all sizes ranging from SMEs to global organisations in purchasing their energy contracts.

We set up comprehensive strategies for organisations to procure their energy contracts, negotiate contracts with energy suppliers, introduce and operate risk management frameworks; collect, check and analyse invoices, and calculate their GHG emissions and carbon footprints.

Our consultancy is supported by our unique ClearVUE platform that brings together and visualises information from a global energy portfolio down to the last detail – helping our clients work towards their net zero goals and ensuring compliance with climate-related legislation.

Our people are what define us.

Every day we empower our employees to achieve more and explore exciting career opportunities. Employee wellbeing is at the forefront of our organisational values, consistently making Northern Gas and Power the employer of choice within the B2B energy procurement sector.

We are a global organisation. Our workforce is 850+ strong, spanning across three continents with modern and vibrant offices in the UK, France, Malta, India and the USA.

The opportunity

This is an exciting time for NGP. Following successful ventures in the energy and technology markets, the company has experienced rapid growth and with ambitious plans to continue expansion the market, the company is embarking on a transformational change journey.

What is the job about?

You role will be to conduct tenders with suppliers for Flexible contracts and compile the price comparison document.  You will be responsible for the customer energy consumption analysis and monitor actual consumption against forecasted consumption. You will also create market reports and ad-hoc assistance of the trading team with daily, weekly and monthly market reports.

What exactly will you do?

  • Preparing and leading on Flexible electricity and gas procurement tenders with suppliers and customers
  • Liaising with suppliers , sending flexible tenders and constructing the price comparison of supplier offers.
  • You will input non-commodity cost forecasts for our customers which are generated through our online platform
  • Monitoring customers energy hedge position reports and transacting trades on behalf of customers accessing the market through flexible procurement contracts
  • Support the account management and sales departments with market analysis and supplier performance data to include in new business and renewal proposals
  • Supporting the development of systems and processes required to deliver market-leading flexible energy procurement solutions
  • Creating and maintaining strong, collaborative client relationships
  • Creating and maintaining strong supplier relationships, overseeing our key contacts and access to a full range of suppliers
  • Developing and issuing market fundamental reports for daily and weekly circulation to customers
  • Presenting information on energy markets to sales teams and external clients
  • Supporting innovation within internal and external processes
  • Supporting the invoice validation of the flexible purchasing portfolio

What we’re looking for

  • 2-3 years’ experience in the energy sector
  • Strong Excel skills (lookups, pivot tables)
  • Clear understanding and interest in the UK energy markets.
  • Organised and able to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Highly numerate
  • A self-motivated starter and a team player
  • Confidence to challenge purchasing decisions

Bonus points

  • Experience in the Utilities/Energy industry
  • Python, VBA and SQL are also desirable

What’s in it for you?

  • Industry-leading compensation package: Negotiable base salary (£30,000 – £35,000 DoE)
  • Learn from industry-leading experts: We have cultivated some of best talent in the industry, allowing you to supercharge your career progression and learn from the best minds out there
  • Work-life balance: No late finishes, keep your plans with friends and family
  • Career growth: we enjoy promoting from within!
  • Unrivalled perks (including but not limited to):
    • 23 days annual leave + public holidays
    • Full month of December off (fully paid)
  • Wellbeing, gym and spa discounts and access to 1-2-1 session with our in-house health & wellbeing team
  • Company parties and retreats abroad
  • Festival and Event tickets (such as Silverstone, Wimbledon, Tomorrowland and Lost & Found!)
  • Top 10 club (this includes free parking, free car valets, a paid for food shop and more!)

Apply now

You must have evidence of the right to work in the country you are applying. Certain roles may require applicants to undergo a criminal record check and/or credit check. This will be confirmed to you during the recruitment process accordingly. We have a written policy on the recruitment of ex-offenders and a copy of the policy can be requested prior to your application should you wish.

t:  0191 478 9504

Please Note
Due to the high number of applicants if you have not heard back from us within 2 weeks of applying, please consider your application unsuccessful on this occasion. If your skills and competencies develop we would be happy to see a further application from you at that time. We welcome people to apply again after a period of 6 months.

  • If you are interested in the role, please submit your details and a member of our recruitment team will be in touch!