DNV GL Senior Consultant – Competitive Energy Markets in Burlington, Massachusetts

DNV GL’s Market and Policy Development group is seeking a Senior Consultant to provide market analysis expertise for the DNV GL competitive Energy Markets subscription services, consulting services, and strategic studies. The Senior Consultant will be expected to assist in driving the research agenda and producing client-ready deliverables. This position is based out of our Burlington, MA office and reports to the Head of Section Competitive Energy Markets.


Tasks include

  • Active Business Development and key account management

  • Act as a subject matter expert for DNV GL’s Retail Energy Markets (REM) team by producing original research and commentary on all deregulated state power supply and demand conditions, competitive market participant products and activities, state policies that may impact competitive markets, and energy pricing trends.

  • Collaborate with other subject matter expert colleagues to ensure timely, consistent, and accurate flow of thought-leading insights on topics related to area of focus.

  • Contribute to customized consulting projects as required, driven by business needs.

  • Respond to clients' inquiries by providing deep subject matter expertise and timely insight, utilizing resources and judgment to address questions, and/or refer questions to senior level staff.

  • Creatively present project results, including the use of graphics, for both technical and non-technical audiences.

  • Continuously develop subject matter expertise in area of focus and expand knowledge into related fields/disciplines by: actively contributing to above listed activities; pursing activities/work in various disciplines; staying abreast of current/hot topics; and contributing to written/published products.

  • Communicate with clients by phone, make presentations to clients, and travel to meet clients.

  • Responsible for creating original market analysis and content for the REM team’s syndicated research and ad-hoc client requests.

  • Project management of DNV GL’s REM Team project deliverables


  • Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business or related discipline required.

  • Master’s degree in Economics, Business or related discipline preferred.

  • Experience in electric and/or gas deregulation (markets, policies, pricing, finances) strongly preferred.

  • Requires strong analytical skills, with emphasis on insights and recommendations to senior audiences.

  • Requires highly effective verbal and written English communication skills and excellent interpersonal skills at all levels of business to enable effective/productive communications with key people including senior level clients.

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment and ability to navigate and excel in a complex organization and relate successfully to a variety of people externally and internally.

  • Highly organized and creative with accomplished time and project management skills.

  • Able to work independently with limited oversight.

  • A keen attention to detail and highly effective organization and prioritization skills, including the ability to stay on task and maintain focus in a fast-paced environment.

  • Advanced proficiency with MS Office applications required (Excel, Word and PowerPoint); experience with databases preferred.

  • We conduct a pre-employment background check and drug screen.

Opportunities Beyond Business

DNV GL is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Our mission is to safeguard life, property and the environment. By joining us, you will work toward our meaningful vision: to make a global impact for a safe and sustainable future. DNV GL offers a congenial working environment, competitive salaries, and an exceptional benefits package.

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Driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment, DNV GL enables organisations to advance the safety and sustainability of their business. We provide classification and technical assurance along with software and independent expert advisory services to the maritime, oil & gas and energy industries. We also provide certification services to customers across a wide range of industries.

Combining leading technical and operational expertise, risk methodology and in-depth industry knowledge, DNV GL empowers our customers’ decisions and actions with trust and confidence. We continuously invest in research and collaborative innovation to provide customers and society with operational and technological foresight.

Originated in 1864, DNV GL operates globally in more than 100 countries with our 15,000 professionals dedicated to helping our customers make the world safer, smarter and greener.

DNV GL – Energy, with more than 2,300 experts in over 30 countries around the world, is committed to driving the global transition toward a safe, reliable, efficient, and clean energy future. With a heritage of 150 years, we specialize in providing world-class, innovative solutions in the fields of business & technical consultancy, testing, inspections & certification, risk management, and verification.

Requisition ID: 2017-9369

Position Type: Permanent employment

External Company Name: DNV GL AS