Senior Energy Analyst
Posted on Oct 30, 2020 by South Staffs Water (Incorporating Cambridge Water Company)
West Midlands, United Kingdom
£35k - £40k Annual
Senior Energy Analyst
Salary: £35 - 40k (dependent upon experience)
Based: Green Lane, Walsall or Fulbourn Road, Cambridge.
At South Staffs Water we deliver clean and reliable water supplies to around 1.5 million customers within the South Staffs and Cambridge regions. We recognise the need for fresh thinking and flexibility in how we approach the future and respond to new challenges. We are looking for a team member with proven analytical skills with a keen eye for detail.
We have a really exciting opening for a Senior Energy Analyst who will play an integral part in forecasting energy and shaping the efficient and effective operation of the water supply across both South Staffs and Cambridge regions.
You will be responsible for the analysis of operational data in order to monitor and report on performance and variances associated with the cost of water production. You will have experience of monitoring and understanding energy usage and undertaking monthly energy bill analysis coupled with analysing trends in operating costs in order to identify and implement efficiency measures. As an effective communicator you will liaise with operational staff and Senior Managers to drive down production costs.
Key to your role will be to lead driving down our costs to ensure we continue to provide our customers with low cost bills. You will also be providing data and information for regulatory and reporting purposes therefore you will have experience of producing management information reports. In addition, there is opportunity within the role to develop and improve systems used to collect and analyse data in order to maintain and improve accuracy of information.
To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate a proven track record of managing large amounts of data and possess a proven analytical background and excellent IT skills, particularly in the use of spreadsheets and databases (experience of OSIsoft-PI or SQL and Excel at an advanced level is desirable). A HNC or Degree is advantageous but not essential.
You will also be required to master the bespoke cost planning model using Quantrix software and report presentation software Qlikview used at the Company. Experience of SCADA systems and VBA to manipulate data would be an advantage. Training can be provided.
How to apply
To apply, please forward your CV and covering letter expressing the skills and qualities you will bring to the role to -
Closing Date - 30 October 2020