Analyst/Senior Analyst – Polish Power Market

Position

Joining the Polish team in our Berlin office, you will contribute to the firm by developing analysis and conveying insights to enhance clients’ decision making. You will support utilities, investors, and government to navigate the Polish power market, as it is transitioning away from coal towards gas and renewables.

You will play an active role in all aspects of client engagement: helping identify issues, forming hypotheses, conducting analysis, and synthesizing conclusions into recommendations.
The successful applicant will combine strong quantitative ability with a track record of performance in team-oriented environments. You will work in a dynamic, intellectually stimulating, and demanding yet supportive environment. You will enjoy autonomy, the opportunity to substantially influence major decisions in the energy sector, and to grow into an industry expert under the guidance of directors with deep experience addressing major strategic issues at the world’s leading advisory firms.

The position suits a recent graduate of a bachelor’s or master’s programme. Exact entry position will be dependent on experience and educational level.

Key responsibilities

  • Develop timely and rigorous quantitative analyses to enhance clients’ decision making
  • Work closely with our modelling team, structuring economic problems into quantifiable analyses and deriving insights from the model results
  • Contribute to Aurora’s product development, by identifying new opportunities and expanding our capabilities
  • Engage with clients to thoroughly understand their requirements
  • Communicate findings to clients, turning analysis to insight by creating compelling presentations

Required attributes

  • A very good university degree in either:
    • a quantitative subject, coupled with a keen interest in policy developments
    • a social science, environmental studies or a related field, coupled with an interest in quantitative analysis
  • An ability to collect, analyse and interpret complex quantitative data and information
  • An ability to communicate and collaborate with both technical and non-technical parties
  • Evidence of strong performance in team-oriented environments
  • Proficiency (C1/C2 level) in Polish and English (C1/C2)

Desirable attributes

  • Demonstrated success in project management (e.g. at university) preferred
  • Strong interest in energy markets, previous professional or academic exposure to energy beneficial
  • Proficiency (B2/C1) in other Central European languages, e.g. Czech or Slovak

What we offer

  • A dynamic, fast thinking, and supportive environment
  • A fun, informal and international work culture
  • Direct engagement with clients through Aurora conferences, workshops and webinars
  • The chance to influence key decisions in the energy sector through exceptional analysis
  • Regular coaching and mentoring sessions
  • A competitive salary package, with:
    • Additional company pension contribution
    • Company Benefits program including JobTicket subsidy, SpendIt Card, JobRad and more

Applications

Start dates are flexible, please indicate your earliest possible start date. We will review applications as they are received. Salary will be competitive. Please apply with your

  • CV
  • University transcripts
  • Reference letters
  • Brief cover letter

 
Unfortunately, we cannot consider applications not fulfilling the language requirements for this role; we encourage applicants who do not speak any of the languages besides English listed above to apply for roles in our offices in Oxford, Sydney or Austin.

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About Aurora

Founded in 2013 by University of Oxford professors and economists who saw the need for a deeper focus on quality analysis, we have grown to become the largest dedicated energy analytics provider in Europe.

We provide:

  • Subscription analytics
  • Advisory
  • Software

Our mission is to provide rigorous, sophisticated analysis and energy market modelling to address this increasing market complexity. We cover all key energy commodities, with particular focus on the power sector and low-carbon energy transformation. We are thriving, and rapidly growing in Europe and further afield.