Consultant/Senior Consultant - Electricity Networks and Smart Energy

Pöyry is an international consulting and engineering company.  We deliver smart solutions across power generation, transmission & distribution, forest industry, chemicals & biorefining, mining & metals, transportation and water. Pöyry's net sales in 2016 were EUR 530 million. The company's shares are quoted on Nasdaq Helsinki (POY1V). Approximately 5500 experts. 40 countries. 130 offices.

Pöyry Management Consulting provides leading-edge consulting and advisory services covering the whole value chain in energy, forest and other process industries.  Our energy practice is the leading provider of strategic, commercial, regulatory and policy advice to Europe's energy markets.  Our energy team of 200 specialists, located across 14 European offices in 12 countries, offers unparalleled expertise in the rapidly changing energy sector.

We are actively seeking a Consultant/Senior Consultant to join our expanding team of energy experts.  Based in Oxford, the successful candidate will work within international, multi-disciplinary teams on a variety of consultancy engagements and in particular to help with the ongoing development of our electricity networks and smart energy business. The successful applicant will most probably have a degree in electrical engineering and perhaps a higher degree in an energy or business-related field and a genuine interest in the technical, commercial and regulatory development of electricity networks in the European context.  In addition to this, they will have relevant experience gained with either a consultancy firm or with a UK or other European transmission or distribution network business.

We are looking for candidates who possess the following:

  • A good degree, or higher, in a relevant business or engineering discipline
  • Previous experience in the electricity industry or with an energy consultancy which has led to a strong understanding of the technical, commercial and regulatory aspects of electricity network business
  • A genuine interest in the future role of electricity networks in the development and evolution of European markets – particularly smart grids/smart energy and demand-side response
  • The ability, desire and credibility to help develop new consulting business in emerging areas
  • Proven analytical and numerical skills
  • Excellent team working and social skills
  • Strong client focus and energy, drive and willingness to learn and develop
  • Polished verbal communication skills and strong report-writing skills
  • Excellent verbal and written English language skills
  • must have the right to live and work in the UK

The successful candidate will be provided with excellent opportunities across a broad range of clients and industry areas, and the opportunity to gain knowledge and experience to become an industry specialist within a supportive and friendly professional team.

Pöyry Management Consulting offers a competitive salary, bonus scheme and excellent benefits.  This position is offered with local terms and conditions used by Pöyry Management Consulting (UK) Ltd.

As part of your online application process, please provide a covering letter stating why you want to work for Pöyry, salary expectations and a copy of your CV (no hard copy applications).

Please apply online.


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Closing date: 30.6.2017