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Energy Consultant

Energy Consultant

We are pre-eminent providers of research, analysis, consulting and training to businesses and stakeholders across the Great British, Irish and Australian energy markets, recognised by the Financial Times as a leading management consultancy for both 2019 & 2020 in the Energy, Utilities & environment Sector.  You can find us in London, Norwich, Dublin & Melbourne, offering an agile way of working and putting our people at the very heart of everything we do.

The Company: 

The Cornwall Insight Group believes that by reducing the complexity of the energy market, we can expedite our planet’s transition to net zero and help to avert the climate crisis.  To achieve this, we provide insights on the energy market from wholesale, retail, regulatory and policy perspectives to our clients, facilitating informed business decisions. 

Our consultancy team offer a bespoke research and advisory service, by utilising quantitative analysis, state of the art models and perspectives from our passionate and industry leading market researchers.

We are independent experts across borders and markets, trusted by clients for our unrivalled insight.

The Position:

We are looking for an Energy Consultant. In addition to a competitive salary, our standard benefits include:

  • 25 days holiday per annum, increasing by 1 day per year up to 5 years
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Death in service Benefit
  • Company share scheme
  • Company bonus scheme
  • Private Medical Healthcare


  • Ideally you have a technical or engineering background with a desire to use your technical expertise and knowledge to inform commercial, policy and regulatory developments.
  • With your consultative approach, you’ll uncover the root challenges within our client’s interactions in the energy market and build a meaningful value-based solution. Moving the client forward on the path to net zero, should always be top of mind.
  • Assisting the team with the origination of new consultancy work through meeting potential clients, attending industry events, building external networks and effectively communicating with clients.
  • Contributing to our research subscription materials, utilising your specialist subject matter expertise.
  • Developing and exploring new methods of research and analysis to answer the needs of constantly changing client project work.
  • Preparing or editing client proposals and associated materials.
  • Adhering to the processes for management reporting, invoicing and quality assurance for consultancy projects.
  • Building industry networks to raise Cornwall Insight’s presence across the UK,  and to develop working relationships with existing and potential clients.
  • Participating in industry work groups as required.
  • Assisting team members and other Cornwall Insight colleagues with the development of our services.
  • Delivery of training and chairing of forums.

Example of projects include:

  • Commercial support: advising our clients on new market entry, growth opportunities and commercial models
  • Investment appraisal: modelling market revenues for different generation assist such as:
  • Regulatory change: advising our clients on new and changing regulation as well as designing and implementing systems and processes to support their regulatory requirements
  • Network charging: inform customers of key changes to network charging that will impact their existing assets or business strategy
  • Energy policy: analysing the likely impact of different regulations and financial incentives on future investment and plant retirements
  • Research: analyse companies, trends, and industries

The Location: 

This role will be based in either Norwich or London with the flexibility of working from home if preferred.  

Why Should You Apply?

  • You love to challenge convention and you really care about your client’s needs.
  • Cornwall is a great place to continue your career, we are dedicated to helping you grow and develop.
  • You will enjoy interesting and challenging projects, working with the very best talent in our industry.
  • We offer a flexible and agile way of working.
  • We offer great benefits and industry related pay.

To apply for this role please email careers@cornwall-insight.com with your covering letter and CV.