Utilities and Infrastructure Associate

Job Title: Utilities and Infrastructure Associate
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
REF: BBBH24011_1498752206
Contact Name: Toby Condie
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Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Due to rapid expansion, my client, a leading global advisory, are looking to source a high-quality Associate to join their Power and Utilities business with a particular focus on Water and Energy networks. This will be a London based position.


Key responsibilities of the role include:

  • Contributing to the delivery of specific engagements on a day to day basis.
  • Supporting pitching for new business with ideas.
  • Developing market intelligence and sector knowledge.
  • Contributing to specific business development initiatives, particularly proposals and pitches.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with clients and target clients and key market constituents to support personal effectiveness sand business development opportunities.
  • Contributing to delivery of multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Specifying, producing and evaluating financial models.
  • developing a good working understanding of compliance procedures.
  • Contributing to the effective planning, delivery and closure of projects.
  • Maintaining a good understanding of the regulatory frameworks and financial implications in the water and energy sectors.
  • Any other duties commensurate with the role.

The ideal candidate would:

  • Have experience in the utilities sector, water and energy networks sectors in particular, preferably in the industry or as a consultant specialising in these sectors.
  • Have some knowledge of finances and financial structures of utilities companies.
  • Have understanding of current UK regulatory regimes as well as their application, including regulatory mechanics.
  • Understand operations of the wider utilities sector, its structure, composition, stakeholders and relevant policy debates.
  • Bring excellent report writing, Excel and Powerpoint skills-strong writing and quantitative skills are a must.
  • Have some experience in the application of financial analysis and regulatory economics.
  • Knowledge of the UK regulatory accounting practice in the utilities sectors would be a plus.
  • Demonstrate a working knowledge of economic and financial theory.
  • Provide well-thought out solutions to typical financial or economic problems in this industry.
  • Appreciate the chance to work on a wide range of projects and proposals simultaneously to demanding timetables.
  • Knowledge and experience of other regulatory regimes would be a bonus as would language skills.
  • Familiarity with Bloomberg, Eikon or other financial databases would also be a positive.


5 GCSEs/O levels including Maths, and English Degree in Economics, Finance, Mathematics or similar; All UK staff who have not passed a Financial Services Authority (FSA) approved exam will be required to do so.