Location              London Bridge, UK
Reporting to       Head of Power & Utilities
Start date            As soon as possible

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Summary

This is an exciting time for Carbon Tracker as a rapidly growing organisation looking to deepen and broaden our reach. We are looking for two talented Associate Analysts for our growing Power & Utilities team. The roles are suitable for individuals passionate about researching the role of the power sector in the context of climate change.

Duties and responsibilities

  • Build-out, update and expand coal and gas generation data and analytics for Carbon Tracker’s Global Power Economics models and online portal, including, but not limited to current and forward-looking estimates of operating and financial parameters and indicators in various climate scenarios.
  • Contribute to updating, maintaining and expanding models
  • Take ownership of assigned regions or subsectors and become a team expert
  • Work with data scientists to incorporate the above data and analytics into our company profiles for the Climate Action 100+ Initiative
  • Work with senior analysts to develop investment and engagement products to maximise the impact of the above data and analytics.
  • Help research, write and publish ‘investment-grade’ content (models, reports and presentations)

Required Qualifications & skills

  • Proven understanding of the power sector (2-4 years experience). We are keen to hear from applicants with good understanding of gas power and market dynamics but are open to broad power knowledge.
  • Adept at sourcing credible data and incorporating this data into financial, economic and market models
  • Strong Excel skills, VBA an advantage
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, able to translate complexity clearly and concisely
  • Experience in working in a deadline driven environment
  • Numerical degree i.e. engineering, maths, economics or finance

Required attributes

  • Highly motivated, self-starter with a critical mindset who is naturally curious and keen to continue developing their knowledge
  • Brings ideas and respectfully questions others to grow and expand our analytical expertise
  • Methodical and organised with high attention to detail
  • Solutions-orientated
  • Able to work to tight deadlines
  • Team player, high integrity, diligent, flexible

Package

  • GBP £35,000-£40,000 plus 7% contribution to pension
  • 25 days holiday including bank holidays with one extra day granted for service capped at 5
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Discretionary bonus (funding and company performance dependent)

Applicant information

  • Please apply at https://apply.workable.com/carbon-tracker/?lng=en.
  • Applications without a covering letter will not be considered.
  • We strive to ensure that opportunities to work and develop at Carbon Tracker are open to all. We welcome applications from all qualified applicants, regardless of age, disability, gender identity or gender expression, race, ethnicity, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation or any other equality characteristic.
  • Carbon Tracker can only consider candidates who are eligible to work in the UK.

GDPR Disclaimer

Carbon Tracker will process any data provided in response to this open role for recruitment purposes only. We will hold personal data on candidates in our applicant tracking system which is fully compliant with current GDPR legislation until our open role is filled. We cannot state the exact time period for this because it varies role to role. The period is over when a candidate accepts our job offer and starts in the new role. When that period is over we will delete your data. You have the right to lodge a complaint about the way we handle your data with the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) or you can contact us directly if you have any concerns you would like to discuss.