Consultant Energy Economics - ABB Power Consulting
Seize this opportunity to take on a highly visible position in a global organization. As Energy Economics Consultant at Power Consulting you’ll be part of a renowned global team of power system and energy consultants, in which you will develop advisory projects for the main electricity sector agents (such as: distribution and transmission companies, retailers, generators, investment funds, industrial consumers, etc.) helping them to deal with regulatory, economic and electricity market challenges and take advantage of the arising opportunities. You will also get opportunities to contribute to the development of new consultancy products and services, also to participate in the creation of consulting business strategy.
ABB Power Consulting Sweden is an independent and technology agnostic business unit organized under Power Grids. We are a world leading consultancy company and one of the few of this size that is solely focused on power system and energy industry. Today, ABB Power Consulting has leading centers in USA, Brazil, EU, India and China and both competence and projects are shared world-wide. Besides working with customer defined projects, ABB Power Consulting has own R&D of new generation of consultancy services for power and energy industry that is financed internally.
In this exciting Energy Economics Consultant role, you will work in an environment of international collaboration within the different Power Consulting units, working on consulting assignments, using established standards, methods and technologies, to develop solutions and resolve issues. Another important task is to propose technical and engineering solutions to meet the needs of the customer and actively seek feedback for improvement.
You will get the opportunity to lead sales activities to win consulting assignments from 50 to 250 hours, to negotiate directly with the responsible persons at customer and to build network internally as well as externally for exchange of information. Also, you provide support and technical advice to colleagues of the global Energy Economics team.
Other responsibilities include following work plans, cost estimates, ensuring quality timely implementation within targeted cost and conducting risk and opportunity assessments for consulting assignments. You will also propose and initiate actions to mitigate and control risks in one’s area of responsibility.
A successful candidateworks with contract management activities, ensures delivery of assignments as per the agreed contract and applies standard processes and tools applicable to one’s area of responsibility. Furthermore, you will contribute to achieve agreed business financial targets for a technology, business area or consulting team.
Master’s degree in electrical engineering, electrical power systems or similar, and a minimum of 3 years’ experience in the energy sector is required. You have strong knowledge in power systems analysis, energy economics initiatives and documentation, regulatory, as well as software knowledge in C Programming, Matlab, Simulink, Electrical Simulation Programs, Python and Microsoft office pack, specially Excel and VBA. Since you will be working in a global, multicultural environment, in addition to Swedish, we expect you to be fluent in English as well, written and spoken alike.
On a personal level, you have an analytic and solution oriented working style, you are customer focused and quality oriented. To successfully take on this position, you need the ability to plan and prioritize, also systemic thinking.
Recruiting Manager, Amer Omanovic, +4631-339 21 34, will answer your questions about the position. Union representative – Sveriges Ingenjörer: Henrik Berlin, +4631 773 85 08. All other questions can be directed to Recruitment Consultant, Märta Grimaldi, +4673 684 41 15.
ABB strives to have a diverse and inclusive work environment and we welcome female candidates to apply.
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