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VICE PRESIDENT CONSULTING CENTRAL EUROPE - NETHERLANDS BASED

VICE PRESIDENT CONSULTING CENTRAL EUROPE - NETHERLANDS BASED

We have been engaged by one of the leading advisory and technical consulting firms to recruit a Vice President Consulting as part of a succession planning assignment.

In the immediate term you will lead Energy & Utilities consulting across all technology areas. You will achieve growth through a combination of your Business Development abilities, thought leadership and new market development. In the medium term you will succeed the existing Sector Lead as they move into a new role within the business. This will involve the expansion of both territory and market focus.

It is essential that you are an innovative thinker capable of shaping a value proposition and winning and delivering strategic transformation and advisory projects. You will have a passion for technology and the Energy, Utilities and Grid sectors.

We need to recruit highly relevant consulting and business transformation experience, ideally in multiple aspects of the Energy Market including Utility Companies, Smart Energy Players, Transmission Systems Operations, Distribution Systems Operations or Wholesale Electricity Market Operations.

You will of course be

  • A seasoned consultant in this sector

  • Highly articulate and able to clearly communicate complex solutions in a concise, simple and logical manner

  • Able to demonstrate a track record of business growth through inspirational leadership

  • Ability to shape business strategy and technology implementation programmes

  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to provide clarity to complex issues and process large amounts of information

  • Fluent English language skills as well as ideally one or two other European languages

  • Able to influence other people using logical fact-based arguments and persuasive skills

  • Desire to continually learn and improve

  • An ability to inspire teams to deliver to a high standard in a suitable timeframe

  • A team player with the ability to coach and develop others

  • Be an innovative and analytical thinker

This is an outstanding opportunity to join one of the leading names in the Technology Consulting arena and to shape and drive their growth in the region in a highly visible role.

For more information or a confidential career discussion, please contact Andrew McDade at andrew@clearstreamglobal.com.

CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER (F/M/D) in GERMANY - CONFIDENTIAL

CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER (F/M/D) in GERMANY - CONFIDENTIAL

We are delighted to be working with a leading German Energy Ventures and Investment House who are seeking a seasoned COO to take a leadership role in one of their rapid growth stage portfolio companies.

We are ideally seeking and experienced operations leader with a strong background in the energy sector. You will ideally have significant exposure to the European Smart Energy or Renewable Energy sectors and a solid track record in driving growth through data driven insight, strong financial discipline and inspirational leadership.

For further information and to arrange a confidential discussion please contact Julia Harz via email at julia@clearstreamglobal.com

SENIOR MANAGER / DIRECTOR - CYBER SECURITY CONSULTING - MILAN

SENIOR MANAGER / DIRECTOR - CYBER SECURITY CONSULTING - MILAN

Clearstream Global is currently working in partnership with a leading, European Consultancy and System Integration firm, operating worldwide. With its offices distributed in 11 countries all over the globe and more than 3000 ongoing projects, our client is guiding its customers through the digital transformation and innovation era, shaping the future of its core businesses (Energy & Utilities; Telco; Technology & Media; Retail; Financial Services; Public Sector and Manufacturing).

In the middle of a rapid period of growth our client is seeking a Senior Manager or Director to continue to build & grow their Cyber Security practice. You will be a strong business developer with a proven track record in winning and delivering projects at the curtting edge of the sector and a clear Thought Leader.

Our client’s offering is divided into three main areas of competence:

  1. Consulting Services, focused on Cyber Security Strategy, Governance, Risk Management and Compliance services

  2. Design & Integration Seivices, provides support in scouting, selection and implementation of innovative Cyber Security solutions and platforms

  3. Cyber Defense Seivices, includes a set of services managed by personnel with high skills in Ethical Hacking to verify the security status of the offices and infrastructures and provide Qualified support in case of breaches and wider incident management

Requirements:

  • Master's degree or higher education (eg masters or university specialized courses in ICT security area) achieved to the highest standard and on time

  • Oustanding business development and relationship building skills

  • The capability to build a complex value proposition and convince/influence client side descison makers at the highest level

  • Deep sector expertise

  • Excellent knowledge of IT Governance, Risk and Compliance at a strategic advisory level. Ideally this will also be coupled with experience of winning technology consulting and system integration projects in the field of cyber security

  • Knowledge of methodologies, frameworks, best practice and international standards of Information Security, IT Risk & Security Assessment, Governance & Compliance and Data Privacy / Data Protection (i.e. ISO / IEC 27000, NIST, PCI DSS, GDPR)

  • Safety certifications (i.e. Lea d Auditor ISO 27001, ISO 22301, ISO 20000, ITIL, CRISC, PCIP, CISA, CISM, CISSP) constitute a plus

  • Outstanding communications skills in English and Italian essential.

We can offer you the most stimulating colleagues, projects and clients, a highly competitive salary and package in a truly a collaborative and dynamic meritocracy. Our client is well known for offering a rapid career progression and growth.

For further details please contact Matteo Di Giammarco

ENERGY MARKET REGULATION EXPERT (CONSULTING SERVICES) - LONDON

ENERGY MARKET REGULATION EXPERT (CONSULTING SERVICES) - LONDON

Our client is a leading, multidisciplinary, global consulting firm with an outstanding reputation in the Energy and Utilities sector. We are seeking a Director to drive business growth within the Financial Investment market and with Energy Suppliers, Utilities and Operators across Europe.

Along with a demonstrable track record of success in the sale and/or business development of consulting services in the sector, the ideal candidate will possess a depth of knowledge and experience in energy market analysis, growth strategy and investment decision support advisory services.

The role requires experience in ideally several of the following areas

• Strong reputation and network with financial investors, utilities, energy suppliers and operators
• A Strength of knowledge of market analytics and the modelling of the electricity and gas markets
• Recognised leader in the industry
• Detailed understanding of fundamental drivers of market development including regulatory requirements
• Some experience in the use of power system modelling and planning such as capacity planning, dispatch modelling, expansion planning, market modelling, market management systems and related tools
• Financial modelling and asset valuation
• Economic modelling and investment decision making
• Business case development and the presentation of complex value propositions
• Economic forecasting and market insight
• Energy policy evaluation
• UK and European power systems and markets

For further information on the above role or for a confidential career discussion, please contact Andrew McDade by email in the first instance at rachel@clearstreamglobal.com

 

 

 

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - MANAGER / PRINCIPAL / DIRECTOR - SMART GRID & METERING CONSULTING - SPAIN

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - MANAGER / PRINCIPAL / DIRECTOR - SMART GRID & METERING CONSULTING - SPAIN

We are, again, excited to be working with a clear market leader in the provision of advisory consulting and professional services to the Energy & Utility sector and to T&D Grid owners worldwide.

As part of continued and consistent double-digit growth our client is again looking to strengthen the team in Europe with the hire of a specialist consultant in Spain. We have a preference for Madrid but are very open to locating this role in other major cities.

We are therefore seeking to recruit senior level consultants capable of developing new business and delivering complex system integration projects to the highest level. The role has a European wide responsibility as well as a focus on Spain.

The sector is in an era of huge transition and we are consistently seeing a convergence of technologies and verticals in this area. It is therefore important to have a broad understanding of the digital transition across the sector. Ideally you will have specialised in consulting or technology within one of the key areas such as Smart Metering Implementation, IT/OT Integration, Asset Optimisation, Demand Management, Distributed Energy Resource Management etc.

You will be an innovative thinker capable of shaping a value proposition and winning and delivering strategic transformation projects. You will have a passion for technology and the energy sector.

To thrive in this role, you will possess the following skills:

  • Ability to articulate and clearly communicate complex problems and solutions in a simple and logical manner

  • Fluent or native Spanish and English

  • Understanding of how business strategy shapes business and technology implementation programmes

  • Well-developed analytical skills and the ability to provide clarity to complex issues and synthesize large amounts of information

  • Possess the ability to influence other people using logical fact-based arguments and persuasive skills / tactics

  • Desire to continually learn and improve own knowledge and understanding

  • Excellent communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills

  • An ability to inspire teams to deliver to a high standard in a suitable timeframe

  • A team player with the ability to coach and develop others

  • Be an innovative and analytical thinker

  • This will include winning complex value propositions and in delivering increasingly data driven projects and insights.

  • You must be willing to travel across Europe as required with occasional and infrequent global trips.

For further information or a confidential discussion please contact Andrew McDade via email andrew@clearstreamglobal.com

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - HEAD OF OPERATIONS

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - HEAD OF OPERATIONS

The job

Our client are looking for a Head of Operations to join our rapidly growing energy business.

Directly reporting to the COO, you’ll be managing two teams which look after the business processes and KPI performance for:

  • Settlement performance (Large EAC/AA, RF & R3, PARMS reporting)

  • Industry operations (COS, ETs, DRs)

  • Fit to Bill (billable accounts) performance

Duties include:

  • Day-to-day department management (manager huddles, 121s, performance reviews)

  • Third party contract management

  • Forecasting and recruitment of FTE in line with workloads

  • Review of industry change documents and transposing into E2E work processes

  • Project management

  • Root cause analysis of large impact issues

  • System bug reporting

  • Supporting other areas of the business as and when required

  • Creation of monthly board reports for external stakeholders

  • Production of frequent reports and dashboards

  • Continuous improvement and change implementation

If you haven’t worked in a similar position in a UK Energy Supplier, then sadly this might not be the role for you.  Previous experience in a managerial Energy Operations role is essential – including great knowledge of industry Dataflows and working practices (MRASCo, Ofgem, SPAA, BSC, Elexon), and sound knowledge of energy regulation. As you’ll be dealing with large sets of data, strong IT skills are also important (advanced Excel a must, SQL, VBA, Macros etc. desired).

The company

Our client are a fun, exciting and innovative new start up involved in the energy supply market. Based in London, this is a great opportunity for someone looking to progress in in the UK Energy Supply Industry

Job Type: Full-time

For more information please contact Rachel@clearstreamglobal.com

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - HEAD OF MARKET DEVELOPMENT EMEA - V2G (M/F) - GERMANY

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - HEAD OF MARKET DEVELOPMENT EMEA - V2G (M/F) - GERMANY

Clearstream are working with one of the industry's leading innovators, who are shaping the way we engage with our personal transportation and electricity "pro-sumption".

We are seeking to connect with market development professionals capable of defining the entire go to market strategy for our client. You will be able to demonstrate the following:

  • A track record of success in Business Development, Sales or Strategic Marketing, ideally within a technology environment.

  • The previous delivery of successful market development planning and G2M strategies.

  • An ability to engage, influence and drive a network of partners and industry stakeholders towards a common vision.

  • Extensive experience in delivering complex value propositions, preferably in one or more of the following sectors: Energy or Battery Storage, Demand Response, Vehicle to Grid, EV Charging infrastructure, Energy Asset optimisation, Flexibility, Blockchain, Energy market decentralisation, Crypto-underwritten energy trading mechanisms, Market 2.0.

  • A passion for this technology and a desire to succeed.

For more information on this role or a confidential career discussion, please contact Malin Anderson at malin@clearstreamglobal.com.

 

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - SALES & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER, ENERGY STORAGE SOLUTIONS

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - SALES & BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT MANAGER, ENERGY STORAGE SOLUTIONS

We are pleased to be working with a recognised leader in the provision of Energy Flexibility solutions, Behind the Grid Storage, Demand Side services and battery storage projects. Continued success in the market has created the need to recruit a dynamic sales and business developer who will lead and deliver the energy storage growth trajectory.

Role:
The focus will be on working with the leading commercial & industrial energy users and prosumers across the UK with the aim of developing, market leading, battery management services and "behind the meter battery" energy storage projects. You will lead and own the entire sales process.
This will involve complex solution sales and project development. Solutions will range from the sale of storage control technology and battery management solutions right through to the successful delivery of storage projects from first principles and encompassing all aspects such as finance, technology, partnership and alliance management, commercial development and deal negotiation and closure.
You will almost certainly have a strong sales or project development background with a proven track record of selling technology and/or services to the large energy consumers. Examples include, but are by no means limited to, control & automation solutions, demand management solutions, onsite generation, energy management/efficiency solutions, energy supply services, switch-gear or infrastructure assets etc.
Previous experience of energy storage or battery engineering and project development would of course be advantageous.
We need a mature attitude, a passion for clean technology, outstanding communication and interpersonal skills and an enthusiasm for work in a dynamic growth stage environment.
 
Responsibilities and skills required:

  • Sales / Business Development / Project Development

  • Be a Listener

  • Market Research

  • Pipeline Development

  • Site identification and evaluation

  • Relationship building, partnership & alliance management and multi stakeholder coordination

  • Value proposition development and demonstration (including Financial and Investment commercials and "helicopter level" technical detail)

  • Develop, expand and manage 3rd party channels

  • Work closely with internal partners and investors

  • Support Project Management where necessary

  • Own Energy Storage and be the main contact point for industry

  • Deal negotiation and closure

  • Be an influencer, internally and externally

  • Motivated, outgoing, driven, passionate, professional, intelligent and successful

For further information or a confidential career discussion please contact Malin Anderson (malin@clearstreamglobal.com)

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - CONSULTANT & SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT, NETWORK MANAGEMENT - CONTRACT

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - CONSULTANT & SUBJECT MATTER EXPERT, NETWORK MANAGEMENT - CONTRACT

Confidential Project

Confidential Client

We are seeking to speak with experts in grid network management systems, OMS, DMS, EMS, GIS, SCADA etc. Extensive experience of implementation, or as an end user, of interest. You will be comfortable advising clients at the highest level from both a technical and commercial perspective and capable of leading multi-stakeholder, executive workshops.

Excellent remuneration. Minimum 6 month contract, 12 month expected.

Overseas travel essential (minimum of 5 days per month). Ability to be based overseas during each working week advantageous.

For further information please contact Andrew McDade (andrew@clearstreamglobal.com).

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - Head of Industry Operations

ASSIGNMENT CLOSED - Head of Industry Operations

The job

Our client are looking for a Head of Industry Operations to join our rapidly growing energy business.

Directly reporting to the Operations Director, you’ll be managing two teams which look after the business processes and KPI performance for:

  • Settlement performance (Large EAC/AA, RF & R3, PARMS reporting)

  • Industry operations (COS, ETs, DRs)

  • Fit to Bill (billable accounts) performance

Duties include:

  • Day-to-day department management (manager huddles, 121s, performance reviews)

  • Third party contract management

  • Forecasting and recruitment of FTE in line with workloads

  • Review of industry change documents and transposing into E2E work processes

  • Project management

  • Root cause analysis of large impact issues

  • System bug reporting

  • Supporting other areas of the business as and when required

  • Creation of monthly board reports for external stakeholders

  • Production of frequent reports and dashboards

  • Continuous improvement and change implementation

If you haven’t worked in a similar position in a UK Energy Supplier, then sadly this might not be the role for you.  Previous experience in a managerial Energy Operations role is essential – including great knowledge of industry Dataflows and working practices (MRASCo, Ofgem, SPAA, BSC, Elexon), and sound knowledge of energy regulation. As you’ll be dealing with large sets of data, strong IT skills are also important (advanced Excel a must, SQL, VBA, Macros etc. desired).

If you’ve got experience with Junifer CRM and Morrisons Data Services USS then all the better. This Management role is also expected to take the lead in change decisions and work with the Operations Director on setting the department strategy.

Our client are growing fast and we’re showing no signs of slowing down - now is an excellent time to join if you are looking for a role that offers not only work that's both challenging and innovative, but career progression and the opportunity to play a big role in a company on the rise.

The company

Our client are a fun, exciting and innovative new start up involved in the energy supply market. Based in Brighton we launched in October 2016. Our core objective in a complex and often confusing market, is to be simple, personal and digital.

The package

  • Hands on start-up experience and a commitment to ongoing training and development

  • Time to get refreshed - 25 days annual leave plus 9 bank holidays

  • Invest in your future - Company pension scheme

  • Cut pollution – Get on your bike with a Cycle to work scheme

  • Fun, relaxed, start-up culture (casual dress, office outings, bake offs + banter)

  • Career development– be part of a growing business that promotes from within

  • Awards, prizes and recognition for high performers

  • Collaborative team of open-minded people

You

  • A keen eye for detail and positive outlook on life!

  • It should go without saying, you’ll be able to demonstrate projects you have successfully lead

  • You're a great problem solver, and thrive working in a team environment

  • You love to learn and develop new and existing skills

  • You’re a 'Can-Doer' with a positive and helpful attitude towards your workload

Job Type: Full-time

For more information please contact Rachel@clearstreamglobal.com