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Senior Consultant / Manager
Energy Transition, Net Zero and Sustainability practice
London

Work closely with Partners in a high impact role focused on helping clients deliver net zero and understand how sustainability is reshaping the business landscape. 

Our fast growing team is looking for senior consultants / managers to lead work on sustainability topics ranging from renewable energy market fundamentals to net zero and wider sustainability strategy. You will work closely with the Senior Managers, Partners and will be responsible for developing client strategies, business cases and impact driving plans as well as supervising the work of junior team members. 

 

About the Senior Consultant / Manager role

Given the fast growth and exposure to the senior team, Senior Consultants and Managers will play a key role in growing the business. They will get the opportunity to work with C-Level clients on high impact projects. They will also contribute to Ampersand’s thought leadership and visibility on sustainability.

This opportunity would suit candidates with 3+ years consulting experience and knowledge of the energy transition and/or net zero as well as a good strategic understanding of sustainability.

Specific responsibilities will include: 

  • Advising clients on sustainability strategy, business cases and execution 

  • Supervising the work and development of junior team members

  • Supporting all aspects of the client relationship from project framing to delivery

  • Contributing to the firm’s thought leadership, developing new ideas and research supporting service innovation

  • Participating in business development efforts, from client presentations to proposal developments and pitches

 

You will be based in our London office, with the option to work from home part of the week.

 

The projects you will be working on

The below examples of our recent projects render the breadth of topics we deal with:

  • Net Zero strategy for a global data centre business with implementation support for decarbonisation of their operations

  • Market outlook and transaction advice for the renewable energy investment arm of a major institutional investor

  • Due diligence for a PE firm covering investment opportunities into energy tech and property tech companies

  • Strategy and development  a grid scale battery storage developer

  • Sustainability strategies for financial and professional firms 

 

What we’re looking for

We’re looking for an ex-consultant with 3+ years experience, and an understanding of the energy value chain. Specifically, we’re looking for:

  • Good understanding of strategic sustainability questions and knowledge of either the energy value chain, technologies, and strategic shifts triggered by the energy transition, and/or net zero and carbon management.

  • Experience in client facing advisory and project management roles

  • A team player with entrepreneurial spirit, commercial mindset and self drive

  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively

  • Demonstrated aptitude for analytical and conceptual problem solving, and comfort with quantitative analysis

 

What we offer

We are a boutique consultancy, you will have:

  • Competitive base salary and bonus

  • Access to experienced Partners

  • Hands on responsibilities

  • Full freedom to share and push your ideas 

  • On the job coaching and training

Location

  • Office in London, UK - Candidates are expected to relocate/commute to London, with the option to work from home part of the week

 

Timeline

  • Interviews will be held in March 2022

  • Start date: March-April 2022

  • Full-time basis

 

How to apply

If you are interested in applying to the role, kindly email your resume along with a cover letter to join@ampersand.partners

You can also email greg@ampersand.partners and jac@ampersand.partners for more information about Ampersand and the work we do before applying. 

Energy Analyst
Energy Transition, Net Zero and Sustainability practice
London

A high impact role helping our clients accelerate the energy transition 

 

The role 

Our team is looking for a full-time analyst to support our energy transition and net zero related projects. The analyst will work closely with a small team to enhance the client’s understanding of future trends in energy markets, by analysing data and assisting in developing models.

 

Specific responsibilities will include: 

  • Researching and analysing energy technologies and markets

  • Analysing data and providing insight regarding future trends in energy pricing

  • Contributing to the development of forecasting tools

  • Work with clients on energy fundamentals and macro-trends as the global economy moves toward decarbonisation

  • Producing and delivering strong analytical foundations to net zero and energy initiatives

  • Contributing to the firm’s thought leadership, developing new ideas and research supporting service innovation

  • Participating in business development efforts, from developing and conducting client presentations to proposal developments and pitches

 

Required qualifications:

  • Understanding of the energy market fundamentals, energy infrastructure, energy value chain, technologies, and strategic shifts triggered by the energy transition,

  • Demonstrated aptitude for analytical and conceptual problem solving and ability to collect and analyse complex quantitative data,

  • A team player with entrepreneurial spirit, commercial mindset, and self drive

  • Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively

  • Excellent Microsoft Excel skills is essential, knowledge of financial modelling or VBA will be a plus

  • Knowledge of programming languages (e.g. Python) will be a plus

  • Prior experience related with dealing with risk and uncertainty in excel will be a plus

  • Prior experience as a management consultant or roles with strategic exposure to energy and carbon a plus

 

What to expect

We are a boutique consultancy, you will have:

  • Competitive base salary and bonus

  • Access to experienced Partners with top firm background

  • Hands on responsibilities

  • Full freedom to share and push your ideas 

  • Tons of autonomy and complete flexibility on where and when you work

  • On the job coaching and training

 

Timeline

  • Interviews will be held in April - May 2022

  • Two stage process, including a first-stage competency interview and second-round case interview 

  • Start date: ASAP

 

Location

  • Office in London, UK - Candidates are expected to relocate/commute to London, with the option to work from home part of the week

Compensation: 

  • Competitive, determined by level of experience 

 

How to apply 

If you are interested in applying to the role, kindly email your resume along with a cover letter to join@ampersand.partners

You can also email greg@ampersand.partners and jac@ampersand.partners for more information about Ampersand and the work we do before applying.