Product Development Analyst

  • Location

    Ipswich

  • Sector:

    Trading, origination and sales

  • Salary:

    Competitive

  • Contact:

    Richard Tregarthen

  • Contact email:

    richard@elevenrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    J6594

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-09-04

  • Consultant:

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We are looking for a Product Development Analyst for a large energy provider with a focus on sustainable, green energy. 
 
The job holder will assist in the development of energy-based products from conception to full implementation. Ensure that all products are commercially viable, drive margin growth and align with the business’ other key objectives. Proactively generate new ideas, products and initiatives. Work with key stakeholders and the Product Development Manager to identify and deliver solutions.
 
 
Responsibilities:
Identifying trends/gaps in the market for new product development and identifying improvements for existing offerings
Designing, agreeing and implementing processes for introducing new products
Meeting agreed deadlines for the delivery of product development programs
Monitor performance of new product lines and using learning for future development
Ensuring customers are aware of – and understand – the offerings and are fully informed of any changes to the company’s product range
Analysing impact to customers of product changes
 
The successful candidate will have:
Experience of designing and implementing new products within an organisation – ideally in the energy industry 
Ability to plan and complete projects from beginning to end
Previous experience working independently and on complex projects
Knowledge of the retail/wholesale electricity market
Capable of balancing priorities in a fast paced working environment
Strong stakeholder management skills
Experience of working with different teams and colleagues of varying levels of seniority/experience
Strong organisational skills and time management
Excellent attention to detail
Good presentational skills
Strong team player who is able to build rapport and influence internal partners to get things done under tight time pressures
 
Desirable
Degree level education 
Experience in the energy industry from a supplier side
Knowledge of Smart Metering 
Competitor analysis experience 
Knowledge of electricity costs and product types
Excellent analytical visualisation skills and evidence of presenting complex analytics
 
For more information about this role please contact Richard Tregarthen on +44 1565 626767 or apply via our website.