Operations Executive

Company:  Flogas Ireland
Req ID:  7412
Salary:  Negotiable
Location: 

Dublin, IE, D02 CX89

Contract Type:  Permanent
Date Posted:  9 Jul 2024
Description: 

Part of the DCC Group, Flogas Ireland was established in 1978 supplying Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) throughout the island and to this day remains one of the leading suppliers in Ireland, servicing a diverse range of market sectors, including commercial, agricultural, and domestic.

Over the years, Flogas has evolved and grown as an Energy business, and with the acquisition of Budget Energy, based in Derry, and Flogas Enterprise Solutions, (formally known as Naturgy) we are now also a leading supplier of Natural Gas and Electricity, as well as Renewables, including Corporate Power Purchase Agreements, and energy services in both residential and commercial markets across the island of Ireland. We have an esteemed reputation within the Energy Industry and have been awarded the NSAI Quality System Certificate from the I.S. EN ISO 9001 Series.

As a Flogas Group, we are now driving our growth strategy to achieve our vision of being Irelands leading provider of total energy solutions, meeting our customers changing needs and delivering to the highest possible standard.

 

Why work with us?

Flogas is a well-established business within the DCC group and is continuing to grow, becoming a top provider in the energy sector, making it a very exciting time to be part of the Flogas Group. We offer a warm and welcoming environment, valuing our people and their input into the business. We encourage a collaborative workplace, where everyone feels included and heard.

 

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Defined Pension Contribution
  • Healthcare Allowance
  • Staff discounts
  • Hybrid work options (role dependant)
  • Health and Wellbeing Supports
  • Learning and Development Opportunities
  • Career Advancement is important to us in Flogas. All our roles are advertised internally, and we encourage internal progression right across the business.

About the role:

Flogas Enterprise Solutions is seeking to recruit an Operations Executive to assist with the overall data analytics in both the gas and power markets served by FES. The role is a mix of market and data analytics coupled with process orientated tasks. As part of the operations team the role will also interact with customers, market operators, networks operators and regulatory authorities. Working to support the sales team, interacting closely with Customers on their needs and submitting forecast customer demand and price bids across multiple markets, these roles offer an exciting career opportunity with a dynamic and ever-changing environment for capable and driven individuals.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Verifying and submitting power trades for FES’ demand and generation portfolio daily across multiple markets.
  • Complete analysis on the gas and power market and identify any market trends.
  • Deliver and fulfil bespoke procurement strategies for FES’ industrial and commercial customers, working closely with customer and account manager in the design phase, and executing once agreed.
  • Carry out best in class Gas and Power trading, through implementation and execution of trades with the overall aim for 100% accuracy.
  • Ensure that trades are executed in a timely manner as per customer request/strategy, and processes.
  • Carry out daily/monthly trades/nominations as part of FES’ overall gas and power management while liaising with counterparty to ensure trades are matched prior to commencement date.
  • Liaising with gas and electricity network and system operators to resolve customer queries and issues.
  • Reporting of customer service activity/issues/site losses and additions on a monthly gas and electricity reports, ensuring that they are timely, accurate and relevant.
  • Use expertise on gas and electricity markets to support Sales team on a regular basis. Analysis – prepare any bespoke analysis (Microsoft excel reporting tools) that is required by the Sales team or customers.
  • Invoice Reports – prepare bespoke invoice reports for large/multisite customers.

 

Candidate Profile:

The ideal candidate holds a third-level degree (minimum 2:1 classification) in a discipline with substantial numerical, analytical, and/or financial content or an equivalent qualification. They possess a sound working knowledge of MS packages and are comfortable with various IT packages and software applications. Advanced MS Excel skills, including macros and pivot tables, are highly desirable. The candidate has demonstrable experience in data modelling, managing large data sets, and analysing large volumes of data to identify anomalies and trends. They have knowledge of the Irish Gas and Electricity industry, including the Single Electricity Market (SEM). Key competencies include initiative, high productivity levels, professional integrity, a results-driven approach, problem-solving skills, clear and concise communication, and strong attention to detail.

 

Flogas is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.