Forecasting and Pricing Analyst

Recruiter
E
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£30,000 per annum
Posted
06 Oct 2017
Closes
13 Nov 2017
Sector
General
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for an experienced analyst to work in our Trading, Forecasting and Risk Management function. Forecasting income accurately and managing external costs is essential to ensure the company’s continuing profitability. The post holder should understand the fundamentals of the energy market to help manage wholesale and retail energy market risks.

The Forecasting & Pricing Analyst will produce the company’s forecasts of sales, revenues and external costs and will explain how these forecasts will be affected by government or market initiatives.

Responsibilities:

Forecasting the company’s revenues and external costs (including network, government policy and metering costs)

Analysing how these forecasts will move in line with potential market changes

Calculating future price caps under different scenarios

Assisting in the reporting to senior management of the company’s overall revenue, cost and risk position

Maintaining pricing models for gas and electricity tariffs

Analysing E’s exposure to revenue & third-party risk under differing market conditions

Preparing and submitting company data to regulatory and government bodies

Skills and Experience Required:

Knowledge of the gas and electricity traded markets

Sound commercial judgment with an ability to identify commercial opportunities

Graduate or equivalent standard in maths, engineering or other analytical disciplines

Highly motivated and diligent with an excellent eye for detail

Analytical with good Excel skills (including VBA skills)

Ability to report to senior managers financial and operational information in a clear and intelligible manner