Energy Cost Forecasting and Portfolio and Data Management Team Lead (EMEA)
About the Job
Sets objectives, allocates, delegates tasks and monitors performance against those.
Coaches and mentors individuals, in order to drive both performance and retention.
Holds regular individual meetings with the team members as well as team meetings.
Participates in recruitment and selection activity in conjunction with HR (interviews and tests for candidates).
Manages holidays, absences and performance related issues.
Participates and takes the lead in performance reviews and other goal and performance related meetings.
Manages and develops effective working relationships with key internal stakeholders, including Client Management, Risk, Data, Sales, Sourcing and Solutions.
Attends meetings with key internal teams and also clients and prospects when required.
Transfers knowledge to other parts of the business, holds internal presentations and trainings.
Process and System Development
Identifies areas of improvement where efficiencies could be gained.
Provides feedback and contributes to process improvement and product development projects.
Ensures the implementation of new processes/products.
Energy Cost Forecasting
Reviews, approves and allocates tasks to team.
Monitors and ensures delivery of tasks and services to agreed standards so as to provide a high level of customer focus to meet the business needs.
Ensures appropriate resources are available and allocated to support service requirements.
Supports service delivery to clients on markets of expertise
Supports analysts and senior analysts in the delivery of complex services.
Reviews the work of analysts before delivery to other teams or to the client.
Collaborates with CM team(s) to define service standards and ensure shared understanding and agreement on processes and protocols.
Monitors compliance with and upholds adherence to agreed service standards, processes and protocols.
Acts as first escalation point for issue resolution.
Monitors performance against service standards and implements changes to improve these metrics.
Portfolio & Data Management
Reviews, approves and allocates data upload tasks to team.
Monitors and ensures completion of all portfolio related contract upload tasks to agreed internal standards so as to provide high level of support to other internal teams.
Collaborates with CM team(s) for smooth issue resolution with any portfolio related data upload activities.
Regularly liaises with Sourcing for monitoring continuous flow of data management and escalates to Sourcing any delivery issues in a timely manner.
Develops and maintains a deep understanding of the energy market(s) in which we operate and can communicate that effectively to the team and other stakeholders
Continuously monitors the market and collaborates with various stakeholders (internal and external) to understand and evaluate changes to the market(s)
Implements action plans to address changes to energy markets/legislation and the competitive landscape.
Qualifications in numerical and analytical disciplines: Bachelors/Master's degree in economics/science or mathematical disciplines
Energy Markets / Financial Reporting