Commercial Advisor

Kelly Services
South East England
22 May 2019
19 Jun 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Commercial Advisor
Blackfriars, London
Full Time
Temporary Initially 6 months
Competitive Salary

Kelly Services are recruiting for a Temporary Commercial Advisor support on behalf their global renewable energy client. This is an exciting opportunity for a target driven individual to join this newly established and fast-growing business team. You will be responsible for evaluating business opportunities, developing charging statements, monitoring the ongoing performance of projects, supporting regulatory compliance and maintaining accurate commercial documentation.

Key Responsibilities:

- Develop, maintain and operate a commercial assessment and economic model to value potential business opportunities
- Provide commercial input to the business development process, from project evaluation through to contractual agreement
- Develop Charging Methodologies and Charging Statements
- Support regulatory compliance obligations and ensure currency of regulatory documentation
- Ensure that adopted networks are accurately recorded in the operational systems
- Oversee and ensure accuracy of billing and invoices
- Monitor and assess the ongoing performance of projects
- Liaise with Public & Regulatory Affairs to monitor and identify industry developments that may significantly impact the business
- Represent and promote Vattenfall Networks at conference, committees and working groups
- Establish, develop and maintain an on-line knowledge base covering the industry network codes, industry development and competitors
- Maintain accurate commercial documentation, both internally and externally

The initial start-up phase will be fast paced and include a high level of ambiguity. Candidates should have an enquiring mind, have an entrepreneurial flair and be willing to jump into unexpected tasks and activities when they arise.

Essential skills

- Experience in assessing projects and developing business cases
- Strong Excel modelling skills
- Excellent planning, prioritisation, organisation and time management skills
- Demonstrable commercial and regulatory experience in the energy or utility industries
- Experience in assessing projects and developing business cases
- Strong commercial awareness
- Excellent communication and Customer relation skills
- Strong team player able to work across the relevant business areas: - central support functions, business solution managers, marketing and operational staff to deliver complete solutions, products and services.
- Strong Excel modelling skills
- Excellent planning, prioritisation, organisation and time management skills
- Attention to detail
- Undergraduate or postgraduate degree in a relevant subject (commercial management, finance, economics, law, procurement, business or similar)


- Project management qualification (Prince 2 or similar)
- Suitable commercial qualification (QS or other relevant area)
- UK IDNO / DNO regulatory experience (Ofgem)
- Solid understanding of IDNO and private networks
- Strong negotiation skills
- Self-directed in personal development
- A practical understanding of the new and emerging energy technology market and the relevant market players.

Does it sound like you?
If you think you have the skills we're looking for, then we want to hear from you. To apply for this role please send your CV or if you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact Lyndsey Temple on .

Kelly Services are an Equal Opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. Kelly Services and are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this role.