Policy and Markets Manager – Carbon Trust

  • Leading the problem solving effort on client projects
  • Managing analysis and research work
  • Managing the preparation and editing of reports and other deliverables
  • Managing relationships with sub-contractors and associates
  • Liaising with client contacts on day to day project business
  • Managing project teams and junior colleagues
  • Writing winning proposals for key clients/donors
  • Strong strategic problem-solving skills
  • Comfort with complex quantitative analysis
  • Strong project management skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication
  • Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Ability to manage junior colleagues effectively
We are looking for a proactive team player with:
  • Significant relevant experience at a strategic management consultancy (or equivalent project management and problem solving experience)
  • Degree educated  (1st or equivalent) in a numerate discipline; 2nd degree (MSc, MBA) highly desirable
  • Previous line-management experience
  • Experience of energy efficiency, energy or climate policy, or low carbon technologies would be advantageous, as would direct business experience
  • International work experience desirable (ideally in the major emerging economies)
  • Proficiency in foreign languages desirable
  • Experience of business development desirable

This role is likely to involve some long-haul international travel so applicants should be willing to make a number of trips abroad a year

The successful candidate must have unrestricted right to work in the UK, outstanding written and spoken English, and excellent computer skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).

20 March 2013

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