Supply Strategy Analyst (Water & Environment)

£38,000 yearly
  • Wessex Water
  • Bath, UK
  • 03 Jun, 2024
Full time Strategy-Planning Water Engineering Flood Management Environmental Management Environmental Health

Job Description

Supply Strategy Analyst

Location: Bath

Opened on: 24 May 2024

Closing on: 07 Jun 2024

Salary: Circa £38,000


You will support the development of robust medium and long-term strategies for all areas of water supply, helping to deliver key outcomes for the business and our customers. 

What you'll do 

You will:

  • cover all areas of water supply strategy, including production site capability, supply network resilience, leakage, lead pipe replacement and smart metering
  • support the development of strategy and business case documents for use internally and externally, including contributing to our five-yearly business plan, ensuring compliance with strategic outcomes and statutory regulations
  • liaise with stakeholders across the business and externally to gather information, feedback and insight, developing relationships across departments and with other water companies
  • produce reports and presentations communicating information in a clear and concise way to influence supply strategy across the business
  • keep up to date with industry trends, innovation and regulations relating to water supply
  • take ownership of certain areas of supply strategy (dependent on experience).  

What you'll need 

In this role, you will need:  

  • to be degree qualified or equivalent in a relevant field (environmental, science or engineering)
  • water industry experience and a good understanding of water supply legislation, policy and practice
  • good knowledge of the wider regulatory framework within which water companies operate
  • the ability to collate data from various sources, and analyse, challenge and transform it into valuable insight
  • the desire to investigate, analyse and innovate
  • clear oral and written communication skills
  • the ability to influence a variety of stakeholders
  • the ability to work independently and be self-organised.

What you'll receive 

  • Total pension contributions up to 20%.
  • Career progression and professional development opportunities.
  • 25 days' holiday rising to 28 with length of service.
  • The opportunity to buy up to ten days' holiday and sell up to five every year.
  • A healthcare package that allows you to claim back healthcare costs.
  • Life assurance of up to eight times your salary.
  • A new electric car in exchange for part of your gross salary.
  • Cashback and discounts from more than 3,000 retailers.
  • One paid volunteering day each year.
  • Enhanced family leave and pay arrangements.
  • An interactive health and wellbeing platform.
  • Support from mental health first aiders.
  • A £1,000 referral fee if you recommend someone to work for us.

Who we are 

We are one of the top-performing water and sewerage companies in England and Wales, serving 2.9 million people across the South West.  

The work we do goes beyond providing an essential public service. We also aim to have a positive impact on the communities we serve and the natural environment.  

Our people tell us Wessex Water is a great place to work, which is why so many of them stay with us! You will have the opportunity to develop and progress your career, while also receiving health and wellbeing support.  

We also continue to promote diversity and inclusion – with that in mind, all applicants are welcome. We are delighted to have signed the Armed Forces Covenant and are a Disability Confident Employer. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join us and if you would like to be part of our journey, we would love to hear from you. Please do not hesitate to let us know about any additional support you may need. 

Sound interesting? Apply to start your application.