Senior Consultant

Grow wind energy, globally and accelerate the energy transition

Help companies and governments to make the right decisions

Work in a highly talented, committed team with a passion for making a difference

Job Type: Permanent

Location: Cricklade, Wiltshire or Glasgow, Scotland with hybrid working

Hours of work: Full time, however, we are also open to exploring flexible working options

Salary: c£38k to £49k depending on experience and expertise, plus bonus and benefits

Applications close: 9am on Monday 9 January 2023

About the role

The Senior Consultant will manage and deliver strategic advisory services across our core areas of expertise, including advising clients in business strategy, industry economics and technology.

Working closely with other members of the team, the Senior Consultant will:

  • Deliver consultancy projects to clients, including client relationship management, project management, research, analysis and reporting
  • Support business development and provide input to proposals
  • Engage with industry to stay up to date with latest information, and gain insight into current trends and thinking
  • Undertake desk-based research into the technology, market and supply chain of the industries we serve
  • Develop in-house tools and keep our knowledge management systems up to date, and
  • Work closely with other members of the team in a supportive, collaborative and dynamic working culture.

About you

We are looking for people with most of the following:

  • At least two years’ relevant wind industry experience, or two years of management consulting experience, working with industrial companies
  • A good degree, ideally in mechanical, civil or electrical engineering, physics, natural science, mathematics, business or economics, or a masters in renewable energy
  • Good proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Project management capability experience, including managing client relationships
  • Strong numeracy and analytical skills; data science training or experience would be an advantage but is not essential
  • Excellent writing skills to communicate clearly and accurately in written documents
  • To enjoy meeting and talking with new people and be able to communicate effectively in person with a wide range of stakeholders
  • A highly logical mind, to analyse situations, identify improvements and structure facts into coherent arguments
  • The ability to pick things up quickly, as every project and every day can be different
  • Initiative and self-sufficiency to work in a small team
  • An aptitude for order, accuracy, efficiency and quality so that you can deliver to our high standards
  • The ability to prioritise a busy and varied schedule and juggle different demands on your time
  • Flexibility, focus and a hunger to learn
  • Confidence in your ability and talent as a high performer, and
  • A vibrant interest in the industries we serve.

From us

You’ll get:

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • 25 days holiday for UK based team members plus bank holidays
  • Life assurance
  • Healthcare insurance
  • Discretionary, quarterly profit-share
  • 3% employer contribution to your pension for UK based team members
  • Cycle to work scheme for UK based team members
  • Fantastic working locations, if located in one of our offices; we are open to discussions about other locations
  • A commitment to supporting you to make the most of your career, long-term.

How to apply

Download the applicant pack for more information. Click on the Apply Now button for the online application form

If you’re excited about being part of BVGA’s team as a Senior Consultant and passionate about what we do, we’d love to hear from you even if you don’t meet every single one of our requirements.

Download applicant pack
Online application form