Market Insights Manager

Posted 16 February 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
LocationBrierley Hill
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureSustainability
Contact NameAlexander Lukas

Job description

Job Title: Market Insights Manager

Location: Brierley Hill, England, United Kingdom (Hybrid)

As the Market Insight Manager, you will be responsible for analysing, interpreting and providing actionable insights related to the UK energy markets. You will collaborate with various teams to look at market trends, assess risks, and develop strategies to enable our customers to capitalise on opportunities within the energy sector. You will be responsible for creating daily market updates, utilising publicly available data and subscription services, to be issued to internal and external stakeholders.

This role involves providing market intelligence, both internally, to key stakeholders in the business but also externally to customers who are looking for recommendations on how and when to purchase their energy.

Company Overview:

The Green Recruitment Company is working with an award-winning energy consultancy in the UK, delivering a range of services to over 4,000 customers, including energy procurement, contract management, and energy and carbon reduction solutions. They strive to provide excellence in all areas of service to our customers, colleagues and suppliers based on being professional, efficient, conscientious and progressive at all times. Communication through all levels is the key to their success and pride themselves on our exceptional quality of service.

We strongly believe in supporting every member of the team to become the best they can during their journey. We are committed to providing a positive environment where people can grow and develop both professionally and personally.

Primary duties

  • Conduct in-depth analysis of wholesale energy markets using a variety of sources, looking at supply, demand and market fundamentals.

  • Stay up to date with market trends, and regulatory and policy changes that may impact customer energy spending.

  • Conduct data analysis and statistical modelling to identify patterns that might aid buying decisions.

  • Use research to formulate and support customer energy trading strategies to optimise purchasing decisions.

  • Publish market intelligence reports for external distribution on a daily, weekly and monthly basis.

  • Present data-driven and timely insights to both internal stakeholders and key clients.

  • Support with conducting trades on behalf of customers and ensure systems are updated to reflect current positions

  • Development and maintenance of position reporting and performance metrics to evidence the performance of strategies against market measures


  • Strong communication skills with the ability to speak to people at a variety of levels of seniority and knowledge

  • Ability to build and maintain relationships within client organisations

  • Excellent report-writing skills

  • Highly computer literate especially with Excel/PowerPoint/PowerBI

  • Logical and analytical thinking


  • Experience of the UK energy wholesale markets (gas, power, carbon, LNG)

  • Robust knowledge of UK energy regulation and policy

  • Knowledge of non-commodity costs and their price drivers

  • Experience with market platforms such as Bloomberg/ICIS Heren/Reuters is desirable.


  • Ability to convey complex concepts in a simple format to key clients and colleagues.

  • Ability to develop energy purchasing strategies based on available market data

In conclusion, be part of an organisation to drive the renewable energy revolution and contribute to a sustainable future.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Alexander Lukas (a.lukas@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)