Senior Analyst, Transmission, Generation, and Energy Procurement

Company Name
https://careers.nationalgridus.com/
Location (City)
Waltham
Job Category
Analyst
Job Sector
Other
Job Type
Full Time
Degree Requirement
Bachelors

About us
 
Every day we deliver safe and secure energy to homes, communities, and businesses. We are there when people need us the most. We connect people to the energy they need for the lives they live. The pace of change in society and our industry is accelerating and our expertise and track record puts us in an unparalleled position to shape the sustainable future of our industry.
To be successful we must anticipate the needs of our customers, reducing the cost of energy delivery today and pioneering the flexible energy systems of tomorrow. This requires us to deliver on our promises and always look for new opportunities to grow, both ourselves and our business.
 
National Grid is hiring a Senior Analyst, Transmission, Generation, and Energy Procurement  for our Transmission organization in Waltham, MA.
 
Job Purpose
 
Reporting to the Director of Business Planning and Performance within the Transmission, Generation and Energy Procurement Business Unit, this role provides analytical and reporting support to the TGEP BU. This role supports the delivery of positive financial results, regulatory outcomes, operational performance, attainment of the capital investment plan, and positive stakeholder engagement.  This role identifies, tracks, and reports on key performance indicators and metrics to help drive performance, and is responsible for the delivery of our monthly and quarterly reporting materials.  The Senior Analyst will need to demonstrate an understanding of key business issues and drivers that impact the BU strategy and performance.  
Key Accountabilities
 

  • Interface with key stakeholders on behalf of the TGEP BU to provide analytical support and insight to help deliver on:
  • Process and performance based tracking and reporting
  • Financial results consistent with defined targets and key performance indicators
  • Operational performance consistent with the TGEP BU metrics and regulatory mandates
  • Support setting, tracking, and reporting of performance key performance indicators and targets, ensuring they drive improvement in performance.
  • Assist with the management of multiple initiatives directed toward TGEP BU.
  • Develop and drive data analytics and performance reporting to ensure that regulatory requirements and internal business needs are met. 
  • Support BU Performance Review Meetings and other reporting forums.
  • Provide recommendations on the steps necessary to improve performance reporting. 
  • Cultivate successful working relationships with colleagues across the organization to ensure delivery of accurate and timely reporting.
  • Demonstrate leadership through advocacy and exercising influence.

 
 
 

Job Duties/Responsibilities: 
  • Interface with key stakeholders on behalf of the TGEP BU to provide analytical support and insight to help deliver on:
  • Process and performance based tracking and reporting
  • Financial results consistent with defined targets and key performance indicators
  • Operational performance consistent with the TGEP BU metrics and regulatory mandates
  • Support setting, tracking, and reporting of performance key performance indicators and targets, ensuring they drive improvement in performance.
  • Assist with the management of multiple initiatives directed toward TGEP BU.
  • Develop and drive data analytics and performance reporting to ensure that regulatory requirements and internal business needs are met. 
  • Support BU Performance Review Meetings and other reporting forums.
  • Provide recommendations on the steps necessary to improve performance reporting. 
  • Cultivate successful working relationships with colleagues across the organization to ensure delivery of accurate and timely reporting.
  • Demonstrate leadership through advocacy and exercising influence.
Qualifications: 

Qualifications
 

  • Bachelor’s degree required in business, economics or engineering (or related area), with an advanced business degree preferred (MBA) and 5+ years of business experience.
  • Demonstrated ability to work well across all company functions with staff from a diverse range of backgrounds and experience.
  • Proficiency in relevant software (e.g., Microsoft Office) and experience with Tableau, SharePoint, Box is highly desirable.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills and experience with dealing with senior executives and leaders throughout the organization.
  • Knowledge of FERC regulatory concepts highly a plus.
  • Experience in identifying and reporting on KPIs and metrics.
  • Experience with providing analytical support and preparing strategic documents for executives and senior leaders.
  • Experience in strategy and risk assessment.
  • Knowledge of and experience in the electric and gas industry.
  • Excellent written, oral, and interpersonal communications.
  • Strong leadership skills.
  • Financial background and acumen a plus.
  • Project management experience a plus.
  • Transmission knowledge/experience a plus.

 

How to Apply: 

Please apply to this role via our career website: https://career4.successfactors.com/sfcareer/jobreqcareer?jobId=2404&comp...
 
 

 
More Information
 
This position has a career path which provides for advancement opportunities within and across bands as you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. Internal candidates will be assessed and provided offers against the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.

About the Company: 

National Grid is one of the world's largest utilities, focused on delivering energy safely, efficiently, reliably and responsibly. National Grid is an international electricity and gas company and one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the world. We play a vital role in delivering gas and electricity to many millions of people across Great Britain and northeastern US in an efficient, reliable and safe manner.

We are committed to safeguarding our global environment for future generations and providing all our customers with the highest standards of service through investment in our networks and through our talented, diverse workforce. National Grid owns the high-voltage electricity transmission network in England and Wales and operates the system across Great Britain.

It also owns and operates the high pressure gas transmission system in Britain and its distribution business delivers gas to 11 million homes and businesses. In the US, National Grid distributes electricity to nearly five million customers in Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York and Rhode Island.

Owning 4,160 megawatts of electricity generation, it is the largest power producer in New York State supplying power to over one million customers on Long Island. It is also the largest distributor of natural gas in the northeastern US, delivering gas to 3.4 million customers in New York, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island. National Grid also has a number of related businesses such as LNG importation and storage, land remediation and metering.