Senior Electricity Researcher

at Ember
Published March 13, 2022
Location London, United Kingdom
Category Research  
Job Type Full Time  



We are looking for an electricity transition expert that is able to research and write about the fast-changing global electricity transition. You will need to have a proven record for publishing high quality and insightful electricity analysis. This is a remote post, working with electricity and data experts across the Ember team.


Key responsibilities


Lead on Ember’s analysis of the global electricity transition. Lead author for our respected Global Electricity Review (full-year published in March, and half-year published in August), and a new Asia Electricity Review.


Writing short thought pieces on specific aspects of electricity transition and policy interventions needed to address these.


Work across internal and external stakeholders to help shape your electricity analysis, and also to disseminate the electricity analysis (e.g. via webinars, media interviews etc.).




10+ years of experience doing electricity analysis (preferable at a global level of a reputed organisation).


Ability to communicate high quality electricity analysis in writing and in presentations and the media.


Ability to use electricity analysis to make change.


Passionate about the global electricity transition.


Fluent in English.




Fascination with data and data visualisation


Project management experience


People Management skills with ability to train people within own work group


Professional accreditation with an industry related body


Other language skills (especially in Asia)


Salary and Hours:


$60-$90k depending on experience


Full-time position; 6-month probation clause


Flexible, remote working




Local payroll contract


Enhanced leave allowance of 25 days holiday (in addition to UK Bank Holidays). Plus additional time off between Christmas and New Year. For each year that you’re part of the team at Ember you’ll receive an additional 1 day of leave, up to a maximum of 5 additional days.


Expenses available for travel.


How to apply


To apply: Please send a CV & one page cover letter by email, addressed to Dave Jones. Please also include your earliest start date.

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