Analyst – Wholesale Markets (ANW/MMU/19)


Salary range £38,130- £47,662 p.a. plus excellent benefits in a welcoming, family-friendly working environment.

Period of appointment

Permanent, full time

Job description

Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland

Working within the Wholesale Markets Directorate, you will work in the Market Monitoring Unit providing analysis and advice relating to the regulation of the Single Electricity Market.  

You will work across a variety of functions within a team-based environment and contribute to the delivery of Utility Regulator aims and objectives by analysing and advising on issues relating to the regulation of the electricity sector and the Single Electricity Market (SEM). This role is well suited to persons with excellent numerical analysis skills such as those with an economics, accountancy, engineering, finance or IT background. Any experience in working in energy markets will also be valuable but not essential.

Essential Criteria

  • Proven experience of analysing large data sets and making decisions based on the sound analysis of complex and/or conflicting information.
  • Proven experience in the use of software tools for data management and analysis.
  • Proven experience of using sound analysis to constructively evaluate and challenge an external stakeholder’s point of view on complex issues while still managing to develop and maintain a constructive working relationship.
  • Excellent organisational skills and proven track record of working to tight deadlines and with a high degree of individual responsibility.

Interviews are expected to take place week commencing Monday 30 September 2019 in Queens House, Belfast.

Further information on the Utility Regulator can be found within our website.

The Utility Regulator is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Closing date

23 September 2019 - 2.00 pm