Working at Northern Powergrid

Careers

As one of the UK's leading power distribution companies, we deliver electricity safely and reliably to 3.9 million homes and businesses. We also deliver powerful career opportunities. We're looking to the future, so we're embracing new technology and sustainable resources, developing environmental projects and reducing our own carbon footprint. We're investing in our network, in our customers and in our people.

Careers

Our current vacancies

Wayleave Officer

Working as part of a large consents team you’ll be responsible for negotiating and securing all necessary wayleave consents, easements and property acquisitions from third party land owners, to facilitate alterations, additions and maintenance to our electrical network. Typically you’ll be expected to manage and deliver a high volume of site acquisitions and land owner consents, along with agreed access routes, accommodation works and environmental consultations.We’re excited to hear from candidates with a passion for the industry and a desire to succeed. Apply now and we’ll be in touch!

Rapid Response

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic person to join our Field Operations Department in South Yorkshire. At Northern Powergrid, our vision is to be the best energy company in serving our 3.9 million homes, whilst delivering a sustainable energy solution. As a dedicated Rapid Response operative you will be an integral part of achieving this, while always striving to keep our customers’ power flowing. You will be responsible for providing the first line response throughout the company’s area, meeting regulatory guaranteed standards, customer service expectations and co-ordination, along with meeting safety and financial targets by undertaking effective fault management. We’re excited to hear from dedicated current employees with a passion for the company and a desire to succeed. Apply now and we’ll be in touch!

Finance Manager – IT & Telecoms

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic Finance Manager supporting IT & Telecoms to join our Finance Team. . At Northern Powergrid, our vision is to be the best energy company in serving our 3.9 million homes, whilst delivering a sustainable energy solution. As a dedicated Finance Manager (IT & Telecoms) you will be an integral part of achieving this, while always striving to keep our customers power flowing. You will partner, support and provide insightful performance reporting and analysis for the IT & Telecoms team, allowing them to be accountable for their financial performance. A key element of the role is to provide thought leadership on the financial aspects for the IT & Telecoms directorate; interpreting the financial results of the IT & Telecoms team to identify the risks and opportunities for IT & Telecoms activity.

Stakeholder Advisor

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Stakeholder Advisor to join our Stakeholder Relations team within the Policy & Markets Department. At Northern Powergrid, our vision is to be the best energy company in serving our 3.9 million homes, whilst delivering a sustainable energy solution. As a dedicated Stakeholder Advisor you will be an integral part of achieving this, while always striving to keep our customers power flowing. We’re excited to hear from applicants with a passion for strategic stakeholder engagement, strong project management skills and proven engagement, influencing and communications expertise and a desire to succeed. Apply now and we’ll be in touch!

Trainee Accountant Opportunity

We are seeking a talented individual with the passion and dedication to become a future leader in our business. Through our established programme you will gain invaluable knowledge of our business and have a broad range of work experience whilst studying to become a CIMA qualified accountant. Your study for a professional accountancy qualification will be in tandem with your everyday rotational work placements. You will be supported to achieve this; however it will be challenging and will require dedication to both the day job and your studies throughout the programme. Your base will be Castleford, West Yorkshire however you will be required to spend significant periods of time at other locations across the North East and Yorkshire. Where necessary, you will be provided with overnight accommodation and subsistence allowances.