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2018-01-192018-02-17

Executive Advisor, to Group Director, Corporate Development and President of National Grid Ventures

Waltham, MA
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Description: Description About the Position: This role provides an opportunity to contribute to the strategic direction of the NGV business and to view the organisation across the UK and US footprint. An excellent opportunity to develop further strong communication and influencing skills and to demonstrate delivery of results by achieving through virtual teams. To drive and facilitate, on behalf of the Group Director, Corporate Development and President of National Grid Ventures, the processes and organisation behind business planning, performance management, communications and cross-directorate initiatives and projects. To provide general support to the Group Director in the fulfilment of executive duties. Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): Prepare and draft management reports for the Executive committee and Boards on behalf of the Group Director, Corporate Development and President of National Grid Ventures. Prepare and draft speeches for both internal and external events as required on behalf of the Group Director, Corporate Development and President of National Grid Ventures. Coordinate and deliver National Grid Ventures conferences Act as the Technical Secretary for the NGV Leadership Team meeting, preparing agendas, taking notes of the meeting and ensuring meeting runs smoothly Provide and coordinate briefings as required by the Group Director, Corporate Development and President of National Grid Ventures Support strategic developments in the UK and US Coordinate the communication and stakeholder plan on behalf of the Group Director, Corporate Development and President of National Grid Ventures Act as the lead Executive Advisor supporting the Executive Advisors within the NGV business Act as a liaison between the CEO office, Group Director, NGV, Executive Director, US and Executive Director, UK office Act as a point of call for the business to gain insight and understanding of the needs of the Group Director, Corporate Development and President of National Grid Ventures Work alongside the Personal Assistant to support the Group Director, Corporate Development and President of National Grid Ventures as required
Qualifications Knowledge & Experience Required: A thorough understanding of National Grid and its position within the Energy Industry including an intellectual curiosity and natural interest in business. A thorough understanding of the energy industry and wider economic, social and political forces impacting upon it Candidates must have a reasonable working knowledge of the UK and US core gas and electricity business, to be able to provide technical advice to the Executive Director on our transmission business, and our gas and electricity networks. Strong financial literacy, very comfortable with the financials of the company, and the key economic value drivers of the business. Strong networking and influencing skills, demonstrated through a track record in current or previous roles. Excellent written and oral communication skills. A strong track record of delivery and performance – a self-starter, confident and independent, ability to work to tight deadlines in a high pace environment. MBA or equivalent graduate degree is preferred Requirement for some national and international travel
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job : Business Dev Primary Location : MA-Waltham Organisation : Business Development Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Jan 2, 2018, 6:19:45 PM Unposting Date : Jan 24, 2018, 4:59:00 AM

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