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Energy & Utilities Executive Recruitment

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Leaders In Energy & Utilities Recruitment

EO is a leading provider of top managers and executives for senior roles within the Energy & Utilities space. We have experience recruiting for key senior positions within Sales, Procurement & Supply Chain, Finance and IT as well as board level positions such as CEO, Managing Director, Chairman and Non Executive Director.

The energy and utilities sector is facing unique challenges as a result of increasing regulation, low energy price and a surplus in the market. Alongside this, the energy and utilities sector is also going through a period of digitisation and as a result is becoming increasingly vulnerable to cyber attacks.

Our recruitment experts have considerable global experience within this space and are able to locate and source senior managers with extensive experience for permanent positionsprojectschange programmes, or interim assignments.

Areas We Cover

We recruit for senior commercial roles within Energy Utilities sector and are able to provide senior leaders for:

  • Energy
  • Renewables & Environment
  • Utilities

Typically we recruit for director level commercial roles within SalesProcurement & Supply ChainMarketingHRFinance and IT as well as board positions such as CEOManaging Director, Chairman and Non Executive Director appointments.

Challenges We Solve

A number of our clients are experiencing challenges such as the access to capital, increasing compliance and regulatory risks, political intervention particularly within the power and utilities markets and the volatility of commodity pricing. Clients approach us to help them secure the best talent as demographic pressures and competition from other sectors is making it increasingly difficult to hire and retain top senior leaders.

We have supported clients on programmes such as:

  • Multiple roles for a business both interim and permanent – including Project Manager, Interim General Manager, Managing Director and General Manager Australia – for a start-up company specialised in the grid integration of renewable energy sources.
  • Interim European Marketing Manager, Interim Group Commercial Manager and Interim Business Development Director for a leading energy and climate-change consultancy delivering integrated environmental and IT solutions worldwide.
  • Interim Managing Director for a new and growing consultancy division within a leading UK company in the energy sector pursuing ambitious growth plans aimed at the energy supply and carbon reduction markets, particularly to do with taking manufacturing plants off grid.
  • Head of Finance and Accounting for a manufacturer of 1.5 to 2.5 megawatt wind turbines, providing inland and offshore wind farms internationally.
  • Finance Director for an installer of photovoltaic solar panels.
  • Fleet Manager for the UK’s leading provider of residential energy efficiency solutions.
  • Interim Senior Consultant and Interim Customer and Project Manager for a new commercial venture from a government-funded environmental trust.
  • Operations Director for an energy-saving trust, a private not-for-profit organisation funded by government and the private sector, promoting sustainable energy in households and transport through the reduction of energy use, improving energy efficiency, and developing mass market renewable energy.

Our recruitment team can quickly bring their knowledge and experience to bear on any project – ensuring they are delivered on time and to budget.

How We Can Help You

Whether you are looking for an Interim change manager or a want to recruit an executive on a more permanent basis – we are experts in finding the right person for your business.

Executive Search

Our executive recruitment and headhunting service searches the market for the best talent, and matches candidates to your business on both technical competency and behaviours ensuring a great cultural fit. Our award winning candidate presentation tool gives you complete visibility and control of the recruitment process while providing in-depth and thorough candidate assessments that allows you to make an informed decision about the right person for your role.

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Interim Management

If you have a need for fast, specialist recruitment then our interim management service can supply you with experienced senior leaders on 3 to 12+ month assignments to provide extra resource to a project or plug an urgent leadership gap. We are able to provide shortlists for a role within 24 to 48 hours, ensuring you get the person you need as quickly as possible.

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Recent Roles

Interim Operations Director
Interim Sales Director
Finance Director
Financial Controller
Head of Customer Transformation

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