Renewables - Insights Analyst

  • SSE Plc
  • Ireland
  • May 9, 2022
Technology, Engineering

Job Description:

SSE has big ambitions to be a leading energy company in a low carbon world. Following our commitment to invest £12.5 billion in low carbon projects over the next 5 years, our SSE Renewables (SSER) business continues to be at the forefront of our growth plans, and our ambition to build a world that's more sustainable and inclusive for you, your family, the community you live in and for generations to come. We are proud to be playing a critical role in the net zero transition, as we aim to more than treble the net capacity in operation to 13GW and grow renewable energy output five-fold to over 50TWh over the next 10 years.

About the Role

Base Location: Flexible, however our preference is that you will be based in one of our key UK or Ireland sites, which includes but is not limited to:- Glasgow, Perth, Aberdeen, Inverness, Reading, Havant, London or Dublin

Salary: £29,000 - £43,600 depending on skills and experience + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible First options available

Working in a dynamic team to drive analysis and insights to support the development of SSER’s strategy, the Insights Analyst will produce market analysis and reports on the markets SSER are currently active in and any potential new markets.

Working closely with teams across SSER, you will develop and produce a varied range of analysis and reporting, from wide ranging general market news to specific country analysis.

Some of your other main accountabilities will include;

- Carrying out Market Analysis on the UK, Ireland and International Renewable Generation markets and prepare reports for the wider SSER business areas and Renewables Executive Committee.

- Provide regular updates on news, trends and activities in key SSER markets.

- Working closely with the Business Development and Energy Economics teams to provide analysis on how new opportunities fit within the market.

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have:

- Previous experience in market analysis and/or educated to degree level (preferably in engineering, maths, business, economics or similar subject).

- Demonstrable commercial awareness and an understanding of the key drivers in renewable project development and operations.

- Strong numerical, analytical and problem solving skills, coupled with effective communication skills and the ability to clearly articulate research findings and produce clear summaries and recommendations.

- A high proficiency in the use of PowerPoint, Excel and Power BI to produce and communicate insightful analysis.

- The ability to collaborate effectively in a team, as well as able to use your own initiative.

What's in it for you?

An excellent package with 34 days holiday entitlement, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.

As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE' to find out more.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact / 01738 342002.

Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.