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Power Hedging and Forecasting Analyst



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Location: Windsor (Millstream SL4 5GD)

An exciting opportunity to join our Power Hedging team in our Modern Head-Quarters in Windsor has arisen. We are looking for a competent and experienced forecast analyst to assist with hedging, position management and demand forecasting of UK Business power customers.

Power Hedging and Forecasting Analyst – What will you be doing?

Using your knowledge and expertise in forecast analytics you will be raising trade requests for power hedging with the Hedging Supply team, processing new contract sales and Identifying data quality issues in sales and billing data.

Collaboration and stakeholder management will be a key part of your role, where you will produce reports to senior management, assist finance in the financial planning process and report on the accuracy of the power demand forecast.

Power Hedging and Forecasting Analyst - To be brilliant at this role you will be/have:

  • Experience of SQL and SAS, Advanced Excel
  • Proven ability in working with large complex spreadsheets and databases
  • High level of numerical ability
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and good team worker, this role will require working with a wide variety of people across the business
  • Strong communication skills both written and verbally
  • Self-motivated with the ability to prioritise, work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

We promote an open, friendly and welcoming culture and understand the need for a healthy work-life balance, and through a number of well-being initiatives to suit your individual lifestyle we aim to ensure that you as an employee feel valued.

The Company

We offer a generous salary up to £45K (dependant on experience) plus a flexible benefits package to suit your lifestyle, enabling you to perform to the best of your ability, safe in the knowledge that your life outside of the working environment is also considered.

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.

PLEASE APPLY ONLINE by hitting the 'Apply' button. Please upload your cover letter and CV as one document.

Applications will ONLY be accepted via the ‘Apply’ button.

To request an update on this role, or if you have any problems uploading your CV please email jay.sobers@centrica.com typing ‘Update required: Power Hedging and Forecasting Analyst R9939727’ in the subject title.

Agencies: Centrica operate a preferred supplier arrangement, however if you wish to be considered at the next review session please submit a brief overview of your capability to PSL@centrica.com.