Senior Insight Consultant, Research

Energy Saving Trust

£35,000 - £38,000 pa, depending on relevant experience

Paid • Full Time • Permanent

Reference: MH 245

Sectors: carbon, climate & energy, sustainability

Closing date: Sunday, 23rd September 2018   1 day left

We have an opportunity for you to work in our expanding Insight and Analytics team working on both Government and increasingly, commercial contracts.

The role will primarily work on one of our flagship programmes, a 5 year international DFID funded programme called LEIA (Low Energy Inclusive Appliances). The focus of the role will be to lead and deliver a research strategy covering market, consumer and impacts research/intelligence. You will be responsible for creating a strategy and plan, design research, produce a bi-annual global insight report, co-ordinate working groups and develop knowledge to endorse EST’s position as a knowledge leader in the off-grid/energy access space. You will manage a small team, including sub-contractors, who will be delivering analysis, insight and advice.

The role will also contribute to other projects and provide technical content for tenders and proposals alongside the Insight & Analytics Consultants and our Business Development team.

Your ability to plan and prioritise work is essential in a busy environment and building effective relationships with key teams/partners, applying well-refined communication and influencing skills, will be key to your success. Having experience of working within a research/consultancy/services led business together with your knowledge of the energy sector will underpin your exceptional performance. The role may involve international travel which is estimated to be 2/3 trips a year.

This is a full time, permanent position. Applications close 5pm, 23 September 2018.

For more information please review the job description on the website.

To apply, please forward your curriculum vitae and cover letter that clearly outlines your suitability for the post (based on the job description) to, citing the reference number you are applying for in the subject line.

Due to the volume of applications we may receive, we regret that we may not be able to acknowledge every one. Successful candidates will be informed if they have been selected for interview. If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date then unfortunately you have not been successful on this occasion.

Only people with the right to work in the UK may apply for this position.

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