National Grid (https:\\careers.nationalgridus.com)
National Grid’s energy network transports gas and electricity to homes and businesses all over the UK. It’s an essential part of all our lives. And it needs to be continuously advanced and enhanced to meet increasing demand whilst embracing new energy solutions. That’s why we’re looking for people with the creativity and originality to drive progress. People like you.
About the Role
Within this role, you will ensure that the spectrum of issues that SO faces are identified and understood, and appropriate strategies and plans are developed to best represent National Grid’s interests, in line with the System Operator (SO) ambition and broader National Grid strategy. You will also develop the SO Strategy and long term plan that supports major SO initiatives, including the ESO Forward Plan and RIIO2 submissions that will maximise the opportunity for the SO to facilitate the decarbonisation of the energy system and ensure security of supply in the most affordable manner.
What You'll Get
A competitive salary determined between £50,000 - £60,000 – dependent on capability
As well as your base salary, you will receive a bonus of up to 15% of your salary for stretch performance and a competitive contributory pension scheme where we will double match your contribution to a maximum company contribution of 12%. You will also have 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.
A degree level qualification or equivalent relevant experience is essential, plus significant experience of the energy industry or a similarly heavily regulated industry. An MBA or equivalent is desirable. You will also have:
Who We Are
At National Grid, we don’t just ask our people to deliver to the highest standards. We also support them to be the best they can be. Accredited training programmes and personal development courses are a part of life here. We value and encourage diversity of thought, whatever your background. By creating an inclusive, switched-on workforce, we drive performance and deliver excellence, which is exactly what we need to achieve our vision of creating sustainable energy solutions, for today and tomorrow.
The closing date for this vacancy may change therefore we encourage candidates to submit their applications as early as possible and not to wait until the published closing date. National Grid’s recruitment periods can and may vary. We reserve the right to remove this advert or close it to further applications at any point during the recruitment process.