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Project Director

Project Director

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Regulator / Enforcement

  • Type:


  • Salary:

    £800 - £1500 per day + umbrella

  • Contact:

    Petra Brown

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  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry Date:

    03 December 2021

Project Director - Energy Price Control | Interim | £800 - £1,500 per day (Umbrella)

For a leading energy organisation, we are recruiting a Project Director to lead a national project which aims to achieve the Government's climate change goals. Working with key Government, Energy and Policy stakeholders, the Project Director will lead the work around electricity distribution price control, facilitating the change, providing incentives for investment while keeping energy bills as low as possible. This role will need someone ideally has robust experience in the energy sector and someone who has exceptional stakeholder management, communication, and programme delivery experience.

Main Duties:

  • Report to the Deputy Director for Onshore Operations and Price Control and have oversight and management for the project governance material
  • Ensure the Programme progresses towards Draft and Final Determinations but coordinating and supporting Team Managers with workstreams particularly Cost and Policy
  • Develop and assess various policy options, analysing Net Zero impact targets
  • Act as ambassador to the organisation, facilitating communication with internal and external stakeholders. Lead engagement with Government bodies, Distribution Network Operators, and local authorities
  • Lead the process of modifications to licence conditions for Price Control in 2022 for the electricity distribution network operators.

Person Specification:

  • Strong experience of regulatory or competition economics
  • Efficiency analysis, or deep experience of investment projects
  • Experience of developing and delivering projects across the commercial pr public sector
  • Strong experience of energy networks of electricity distribution
  • Strategic leader who has experience of project directorships across commercial, investment or policy decisions


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