Back to job search

Data Analyst (energy)

Job Details

Brighton, East Sussex
Role Type
£24000 - £26000 per annum + 23 days hols + BH, pension
Job Ref: J2603_1720534386

Data Analyst required for growing sustainable energy consultancy based in the heart of Brighton, £24000-£26000. Would suit someone with a couple of years' experience, ideally graduate (or equivalent) that is passionate about sustainability and wants a company that will offer ongoing training and support. This is a full-time role, hybrid working (Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday in office) joining a small, friendly team.

Responsible for collation and evaluation of energy data from various client premises. As part of the energy procurement team, the successful candidate will support one Account Managers in delivering an exceptional level of service to their clients.

The expectation is that initially >90% of time will be focused on analysis and 10% on client account management. This ratio is anticipated to change as the individual takes on additional client account management.

Key responsibilities:

Energy consumption analysis

  • Gather data from various sources on our client's energy usage
  • Analyse the data
  • Create benchmarks
  • Run standard and custom reports within our energy management system
  • Investigate anomalies
  • Write reports on consumption performance
  • Liaise with other internal teams on potential next steps i.e. energy audit

Invoice validation

  • Collation of invoices - paper and electronic
  • Invoice analysis
  • Investigate anomalies, liaise with suppliers
  • Prepare budgets
  • Prepare invoice validation summary reports
  • Meter management
  • Deal with new sites opening and closing in relation to correct billing
  • Change of Tenancy

At least 2-3 years of demonstrable experience working in a comparable B2B environment handling large volumes of complex data and interacting with clients.

Through this experience the successful candidate will be able to demonstrate the following key skills.

  • Excellent analytical skills and proven advanced Microsoft excel skills (will be tested as part of the interview process).
  • Strong attention to detail combined with an enquiring mind.
  • Previous experience within an energy procurement organisation would be of interest but is not required as full training will be provided.

Customer-focused and commercially savvy

  • Analytical mindset with high level of attention to detail
  • Effective in building and managing client relationships with mid-market customers
  • Collaborative team player with a commitment to continuous improvement and knowledge sharing
  • Proactive approach to problem-solving
  • Good organisational and communication skills including use of English language, spelling, and grammar.
  • Confident personality - able to discuss issues with both suppliers and clients.
  • To be flexible and self-motivated and work as a team member.
  • Be able to work under pressure.

Ideal candidates will possess a numerical degree (or equivalent), with strong Maths ability, advanced Excel to include pivot tables, formulae and VLOOKUP's and an analytical mind and strong attention to detail.

As and when you are ready, you will be expected to become more involved with dealing with technical queries from clients via email, but with some calls/team meetings to problem solve. Genuine opportunities to progress your career with this growing organisation.

The Data Analyst, Brighton, East Sussex is a permanent role working 8.30am-5pm Monday-Friday, £24000-£26000, 22 days holidays plus Bank Holidays and 1 day for your birthday, hybrid working, stakeholder pension, 2 days a year of charity work at the company's chosen and supported charity. Immediate interviews. No parking but on main bus routes and a 20- minute walk from Brighton station.

Please be aware this advert will remain open until the vacancy has been filled. Interviews will take place throughout this period, therefore we encourage you to apply early to avoid disappointment.

Tate is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Tate is committed to promoting equal opportunities. To ensure that every candidate has the best experience with us, we encourage you to let us know if there are any adjustments we can make during the application or interview process. Your comfort and accessibility are our priority, and we are here to support you every step of the way. Additionally, we value and respect your individuality, and we invite you to share your preferred pronouns in your application.

Apply now