Renewable Energy Consultant (entry level)

Renewable Energy Consultant (entry level)

Job Type: Permanent
Region: Cricklade, Wiltshire or Glasgow, Scotland, with the opportunity for significant remote working
Job Category: Renewables
Salary: c£25k to £37k depending on experience, plus bonus and benefits  

About the role

The Consultant will provide close support to other members of the team through:

• Delivering projects to clients focussing mainly but not exclusively on the economic benefits of renewable energy, including research, analysis, client engagement and developing output
• Helping to identify new clients and providing input to proposals
• Engaging with industry to gain insight into projects, technology, current trends and thinking
• Desk-based research into the technology, market and supply chain of the industries we serve
• Building in-house knowledge management tools and keeping our information up to date, and
• Developing a network of industry contacts, to keep up to date with trends and thinking.

Early on, we will help you to get involved with activities across the business. In time, we will support you to focus on the areas where your skills and interests best fit together with business needs. We see this as the best way to help you develop your consulting career in this rapidly growing market.

About you

We are keen to hear from you if you have some of the following: 

• A good degree, ideally in mechanical, civil or electrical engineering, physics, natural science, mathematics, data science or economics or a masters in renewable energy
• Ideally some relevant professional experience working in industry but this is not essential as we recruit for potential
• Excellent English speaking and writing skills to communicate clearly and accurately (full professional or native/bilingual)
• An enjoyment of meeting and talking with new people, and communicating widely
• An ability to uncover new data sets, spot patterns and draw out insights
• An aptitude for order, accuracy, efficiency and quality so that you can deliver to our high standards
• A self-starter who is able to demonstrate initiative
• Flexibility, focus and a hunger to learn
• Confidence in your ability and talent as a high performer, and
• A passion for the industries we serve.

We recognise that no-one will have a similar level of capability across all these areas. What is important to us is to understand your interests, motivations and relative capability in different areas. We are talent-led and will explore with the strongest candidates how best to involve them within our team, to make the most difference to those we serve. We are keen to meet people with varied backgrounds - our view is the more inclusive we are, the better our work will be. We want to build teams which represent a variety of experiences, perspectives and skills, and we recognise talent on the basis of merit and potential.

From us

You’ll get:

• Flexible working arrangements
• 25 days holiday for UK based team members plus bank holidays
• Life assurance
• 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.

About us

BVG Associates delivers deep insights and practical strategies to help our clients succeed in global renewables markets. We pride ourselves on our independence and work that has rigour, value and honesty. We are committed to helping our team develop, learn and grow. 

At BVGA, we empower our people to have choice around where and when they work. We promote flexible working, and we are happy to discuss where and when you’ll be doing your work. More information about what we do and why we do it is available in our Applicant Information Pack.

How to apply

Please visit our website at for an Application Information Pack with more about us, the role and how to apply. 

The deadline for applications is 9am on Monday 30 May 2022, however we will review applications as soon as we receive them and may close the process early depending on the number of applications we receive.

If you're excited about being part of BVGA’s team 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.

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