Technical Analyst

Energy Saving Trust

  • Full Time

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Closing Date: 5 July 2021
Issue Date:
18 June 2021
Position Ref No: IM 731

Location: Edinburgh

Salary: Between £24,500 – £26,500 per annum (depending on experience)

Energy Saving Trust has a fantastic opportunity for a Technical Analyst to join the Transport Team here in Edinburgh. We are looking for an individual with a keen eye for detail, who is proficient working on large datasets in Excel and has experience producing technical reports. You will support the delivery of decarbonisation strategies and technical reports for local authorities, public sector organisations and other clients across Scotland. You must have experience of the low-carbon transport sector, ideally working closely with large fleets and have a knowledge of electric vehicle charging infrastructure. You must also have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively manage client relationships.

Collaborating closely with the other Technical Analysts and the wider transport team, our successful candidate will work with clients to collect, process and analyse data to produce high quality reports. These reports will be suitable for distribution both internally and externally and will provide bespoke strategies to help clients achieve the fleet decarbonisation targets set by the Scottish Government.

To secure this exciting opportunity

You will be an analytical and motivated individual, with a strong knowledge of Ultra Low Emission Vehicles (ULEVs), charging infrastructure, and the environmental impact of transport. In addition to having experience in the transport sector, you will also be an outstanding communicator, both verbal and written, with excellent report writing, work prioritisation and interpersonal skills. Proficiency in Excel is essential, and experience working with Geographic Information System (GIS) programmes is of benefit.

This is a permanent position. We are open to flexible working patterns and blended (home and office-based) working is possible for this role.

Applications close 5pm, Monday 5 July 2021.

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