Quantitative Analyst Ipswich or Oxford £25,000 - £35,000 + Group Performance Bonus & Benefits
Numerate, analytical, commercial? We want to hear from you…
Opus Energy are now looking for a Quantitative Analyst to join our team based in Ipswich or Oxford.
Part of the Drax Group, we're playing a vital role in helping change the way energy is generated, supplied, and used. Generating 11% of the UK's renewable energy supply, we are committed to enabling a zero carbon, lower cost energy future.
Our Forecasting team is responsible for ensuring that our customer demand, gas and generation forecasts are accurate, enabling our trading team to make cost effective trading decisions. The team make continual improvements to our existing methodologies and models whilst managing business critical day to day forecasting tasks, in additional to contributing to long-term projects. As you can imagine the team has been working non-stop this year to try and accurately forecast the effects of the pandemic on energy usage.
Joining a proactive team spread across our Oxford and Ipswich locations, you'll have a variety of projects to own and optimise, bridging complex models and practical applications.
You'll build strong relationships with stakeholders across the business, using excellent interpersonal, motivational and organisational skills. Your dedication and ambition to progress will be supported through training and career development opportunities.
Who are we looking for? You're highly logical and numerate, with previous experience working in an analytical role. Strong Microsoft Excel skills are essential, and a knowledge of Python, SQL and/ or VBA would be ideal.
Haven Power offers a range of benefits including minimum 25 days' annual leave, group performance bonus, up to 10% pension contribution, private medical insurance, life assurance and income protection. Our inclusive culture, employee engagement activities and development opportunities make Drax Group a great place to work.