Strategy Manager

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Drive long-term innovation and support the development of 5-year strategy for British Gas UK Business evaluating; future markets, routes to market, propositions and business models.

The Role

  • Developing a robust, clear and insight-backed long-term strategy for British Gas UK Business and its portfolio of business units
  • Ensure seamless integration between business unit strategy and optimise to maximise portfolio benefits
  • Understand the complex interactions between different routes to market and different propositions, and formulate recommendations to enhance our current performance
  • Developing and maintaining strategic proposals and supporting documentation, including e.g. SWOT analyses
  • Building strong relationships across Centrica group activities and making recommendations on how to leverage capability and products to enhance UK Business performance
  • Leading the evolution of creative, innovative solutions to business challenges, building supporting business cases to turn this into reality

This role can be based in either Windsor or Leicester and travel will be required between UKB sites (primarily Windsor and Leicester).  

The Person

  • Significant experience in Strategy roles with demonstrable evidence of compiling insights and developing and delivering strategic solutions
  • Demonstrable experience in strategic planning roles, with knowledge of planning cycles, structure, and best practice
  • Understanding or experience of the energy industry is preferred but not essential, especially if recent experience in an adjacent industry (e.g. Water, Telecoms, Personal Banking)
  • Experience of presenting complex concepts and business recommendations to senior leaders
  • Background experience in roles involving emerging technologies, eCommerce, digitalisation would be an advantage

The Company

British Gas, part of the Centrica Group, supplies gas and electricity to UK residential and business customers, provides central heating and gas appliance installation and maintenance and low-carbon and energy efficient products and services.

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