Data, MI and Insights Analyst - Military veterans preferred

National Grid (https:\\
Defense Contracting


  full-time   employee

B91 3QJ
United Kingdom

About us

National Grid Ventures is home to a diverse portfolio of energy businesses that deliver competitive products and services for a broad range of customers. 


Separate from National Grid’s core regulated businesses, we’re active in competitive markets across the US and UK. Whether it’s the long-distance transport of renewable energy, the storage of liquefied natural gas, or supporting the roll out of smart meters, we’re working hard to make energy reliable, clean and affordable for consumers. 


We’re also building the energy systems of tomorrow – from bringing innovative technology to market that changes the way homes and businesses use energy, to competing for new, large-scale, climate-friendly energy projects.

Job Purpose

The NGV Data Standards and Data Security Advisor role will be to embed and optimise within the NGV Data Standards, Information Assurance, Data Privacy and Cyber Security Frameworks.

Supporting NGV mitigate and minimise its cyber, information, data related threats and provide control assurance to NG and NGV leadership teams.


Band E

A competitive salary between £37,100 - £47,099 per annum dependent on experience

As well as your base salary, you will receive access to a number of flexible benefits such as a share incentive plan, salary sacrifice car and technology schemes, support via employee assistance lines and matched charity giving to name a few.

Key Accountabilities

  • Provide 2nd Line Assurance to NGV, ensuring corporate Cyber, Information Security, Information Assurance and Data Privacy Frameworks requirements are understood, managed and maintained.
  • To implement NG Data Standards Business Management System (BMS) within NGV by project managing improvement plans with NGV business lines.
  • To strengthen/implement General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), Network Information Security (NIS), Privacy and Electronic Communications (PECR) frameworks within NGV by project managing improvement/implementations plans alongside NGV business lines.
  • To devise, implement and manage a entity wide data incident reporting process which investigates data events, identifies lessons to learn, improves controls processes and working with NGV buisness lines ensures all data incident internal and external reporting oblgations are met.
  • Support NGV business lines to provide 3rd party assurance in respect to Cyber, Information Security, Information Assurance and Data Privacy Frameworks
  • Provide Middle Office system access management processes within NGV where required
  • Devise, implement and operate NGV wide Data Governance forums.
  • Provide 1st line Information Security support to NG Smart, including management of it Gemserv relationship and its Smart Energy Code obligations.

Technical Capabilities (Knowledge, Skill, Experience)

  • Understanding and experience of corporate Data Standards, Information Assurance, Data Privacy and Cyber Security frameworks and their practical application.
  • Understanding of GDPR, NIS, PECR and Smart Energy Code principles and their practical application.
  • Experience of carrying out internal audits.
  • Experience of managing a project.
  • Ability to provide expert support and advice to all levels of the business, utilise/ mobilise virtual teams and map processes.

Core Business/Foundation Skills

Business Capability - Customer

Business Capability - Data Management

Business Capability - Project Management

Business Capability - Stakeholder Engagement

Advert Close Date

Sunday 23rd December