Market Analyst


Are you motivated to play an active part in Europe’s clean energy transition? smartEn is recruiting a market analyst to support the development of EU funded projects smartEn is part of.

We are the European business association integrating the consumer-driven solutions for the clean energy transition – creating opportunities for every home, car and business to support a reliable and affordable energy system. Our 100 members are offering innovative solutions to transform consumers from passive to active energy players and contribute to the cost-effective decarbonisation by unleashing their demand-side flexibility.

Your core tasks will involve supporting the research activities of the association. You will be part of a dynamic international team in the EU area in Brussels and you will work in strong cooperation with our Projects and Research colleagues.

Main responsibilities:

  • Conducting primary and secondary market research and analysis in the scope of smartEn’s publications (The smartEn Map, smartEn Spotlights, etc.)
  • Collecting, analysing and reporting on survey results
  • Derive forecasts and recommendations based on the market research
  • Drafting of reports and papers
  • Supporting smartEn team with market intelligence to develop positions
  • Interaction with the smartEn membership and its working groups

Desired skills and experience:

  • A university degree (Master’s or equivalent) in European studies, law, energy economics, engineering, or similar
  • At least one year of relevant professional experience in research activities
  • A good understanding of the energy sector, electricity markets and the role of active consumers in Europe is indispensable
  • Excellent organisational and time-management skills, with the ability to prioritise time-sensitive assignments and effectively prioritise workload
  • Analytical, curious, pragmatic, and flexible attitude
  • Proactive approach to research and networking
  • Proven track-record in writing of reports and publications
  • Fluency in written and spoken English are indispensable, other European languages are an asset
  • European citizenship/EU working permit is necessary

What we offer:

  • A meaningful job in a dynamic and innovative organisation
  • A motivated and cooperative team, interaction with an engaged membership
  • Room for creativity and initiative
  • A full-time contract with possibility of growth

Application Information

If you are inspired by the position, please apply with a CV, motivation letter, and one writing example of a publication or essay you played an active role in to [email protected].

Please quote “Application Market Analyst” as a subject when submitting your application.

Deadline for submitting your candidature is 22 June 2024

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