Enea Consulting

Enea Consulting

Analyst in Energy Transition - Melbourne/Sydney

  • Permanent contract 
  • Melbourne
  • Master's Degree

The company

Enea Consulting

Enea Consulting

    The job

    Analyst in Energy Transition - Melbourne/Sydney

    • Permanent contract 
    • Melbourne
    • Master's Degree


    Enea is a boutique strategy consultancy specialised in the energy transition. We help our client seize opportunities and mitigate risks arising from the shift towards a decarbonised, decentralised, digitised and democratised energy sector. Our Australian office opened in 2016 and as a result of the continued success and growth of our business – we are looking for suitably qualified analysts/junior consultants to join our Australian team.

    We work with clients across the energy value chain, including government agencies, network businesses, tech start-ups, energy retailers, financial institutions, investors and large energy consumers. Our client engagements cover topics such as renewable distributed generation, energy storage, hydrogen, energy efficiency, green gas, waste management, energy transition financing and energy access.

    We are a do-well-and-do-good company: we are committed to energy access and do volunteer work with social entrepreneurs through our ENEA Access program (https://www.enea-consulting.com/en/about/energy-access/)

    The successful applicant will join a high performing, diverse and global team of energy specialists across our offices in Australia, Paris and Hong Kong. Our people come from a wide variety of backgrounds and experience, are open-minded and focussed on the future, united by shared values and passionate about sustainable development and energy access.

    Job description

    Working under the supervision of the project manager, you will contribute to the delivery of consultancy projects across a range of clients, sectors and energy topics. Your work day-to-day will vary depending on the scope and requirements of individual projects and will include, but not be limited to:

    • Literature reviews and desktop research
    • Quantitative and qualitative analysis
    • Technology cost-benefit analysis and feasibility studies
    • Stakeholder engagement and workshop organisation
    • Information synthesis, extracting key insights and developing recommendations
    • Writing reports and developing summary presentations
    • Business development support and proposal writing

    Example projects:

    • National Bioenergy Roadmap - Similarly to the National Hydrogen Strategy, it will develop short and medium-term actions and demonstrate Australia’s competitive bioenergy markets to grow the sector
    • DER Network Impacts Analysis - power quality impact of increased DER penetration and cost-benefit analysis of various mitigation measures
    • Behind the Meter Technology Strategy – trends, impacts and strategic roadmap for an Australian distribution network service provider
    • Network Battery Storage Strategy – cost-benefit analysis, trial acceleration and strategic roadmap for an Australian distribution network service provider
    • Electric Vehicle Recharging Infrastructure (EVRI) Strategy – EVRI business model analysis and market entry strategy
    • Energy Storage Techno-Economic Analysis – technical and economic performance analysis of innovative energy storage technology, market segmentation analysis and hardware recommendations

    Preferred experience

    As the ideal candidate, you will be passionate about the energy sector, precise, rigorous and an excellent written and verbal communicator. Your outstanding academic track record will be complemented by your experience in energy and/or sustainable development.

    Role requirements

    • To be eligible to apply for this position, candidates must be either an Australian citizen or have ongoing working rights in Australia (mandatory).
    • Fluency in English (mandatory).
    • Strong interest for energy, environment and/or sustainable development.
    • Familiarity with Australian energy sector policy, regulation and the commercial landscape, industry experience within a commercial or consulting role will be highly regarded.
    • Strong analytical skills and advanced competency in MS Excel and PowerPoint. Coding skills (Python) would be a plus.
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills, synthesis capabilities, respect of time constraints, intellectual honesty, rigour, curiosity, open-mindedness, empathy and team spirit.
    • Bachelor or Masters degree in a relevant field (e.g. engineering, commerce, finance, public policy)

    Location: Melbourne or Sydney

    Salary: Depending on experience

    Work type: Full Time, starting ASAP

    Recruitment process

    To apply, send us your CV and cover letter !

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