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Rebel Energy

Environmental & Sustainability

Industry - Utilities Rebel Energy is a new breed of energy supplier, providing clean energy to households in the UK at an affordable price. Rebel’s on a mission to address inequality and combat the climate crisis with a benevolent mindset. Rebel with a cause, energy with a difference.

Pricing and Costing Graduate Analyst

Salary
£23k - £32k
Type
Full-time permanent
Location
Teddington, UK
Work environment
Hybrid remote
Department
Data
Valid until
April 2, 2024
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Graduate Programme, Pricing and Costing Analyst 

Department: Pricing and Risk Management 

Location: Hybrid or Remote, we have offices in Teddington and Bedford 

Job Summary:  

As a Pricing and Costing Graduate Analyst, you will play a pivotal role in supporting the financial operations of Rebel Energy. Your responsibilities will include reconciling cost invoices, running pricing models, and contributing to the development and execution of effective pricing strategies. 

This role will receive extensive training on both technological tool and energy industry knowledge. Please see “Training” section below for details. 

Key Responsibilities 

Cost Reconciliation 

  • Analyze and reconcile cost invoices received from suppliers, ensuring accuracy and completeness. 

  • Collaborate with the procurement team to resolve any discrepancies and validate cost data. 

Pricing Model Maintenance 

  • Run and maintain pricing models to evaluate the cost components and determine optimal pricing structures for energy products and services. 

  • Regularly update pricing models to incorporate changes in market conditions, regulatory requirements, and internal cost structures. 

Data Management: 

  • Maintain and update pricing databases, ensuring accuracy and completeness. 

  • Utilize data analysis tools to extract insights and identify opportunities for improvement. 

Cost Optimization 

  • Identify opportunities for cost optimization through the analysis of cost trends, supplier negotiations, and process improvements. 

  • Work closely with the operations team to implement cost-saving initiatives without compromising service quality. 

Market Analysis 

  • Conduct market analysis to understand the dynamics of the energy market, including competitor pricing, regulatory changes, and emerging trends. 

  • Provide insights to senior analysts on market conditions that may impact pricing strategies. 

Pricing and Product Strategies 

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to align pricing strategies with sales and marketing initiatives. 

  • Provide support to the sales team by offering insights into competitive pricing landscapes and helping to structure competitive pricing proposals. 

Documentation and Compliance 

  • Maintain accurate documentation of pricing methodologies, cost structures, and financial models. 

  • Ensure compliance with industry regulations and internal policies in all pricing and costing activities. 

Qualifications 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Mathematics or any other quantitative degree with programming experience; 

  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills; 

  • Structured and critical thinking, problem solving skills; 

  • Knowledge of energy markets, regulatory frameworks, and pricing structures; 

  • Proficiency in data analysis tools and spreadsheet software (e.g., Excel); 

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills; 

  • Attention to detail and the ability to work independently and collaboratively. 

Preferred Skills 

  • Advanced Excel skills or experience with other data analysis tools (we use SQL and Python). 

  • Understanding of regulatory frameworks impacting the energy sector. 

  • Familiarity with energy industry software and tools. 

Training and Development 

The company is committed to the professional development of its employees. The successful candidate will have opportunities for training in advanced analytical techniques, industry-specific knowledge, and career progression within the organization. 

Graduates will receive extensive training on modern data, analytics and technical tools such as Excel modelling, Python and SQL coding, PowerBI visualisation, Alteryx, Databricks and Appian. They will be allocated to a range of projects to explore these tools in real business scenarios. Graduates within the Risk and Pricing team will also receive industry training related to their roles. 

Application Process 

Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter detailing their qualifications and interest in the position. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for interviews. 

Skills you will practice

  • Database Management
  • Cost Analysis
  • Financial Analysis & Reporting
Travelling
No
DBS
No
Driving License
No
Offers visa sponsorship
No
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