About the opportunity
As a Senior Grid Investment Modeller you'll lead the delivery of fit-for-purpose electricity demand forecasting, generation dispatch and expansion modelling, and economic analysis to support Transpower's investment and expenditure decision making.
Your analysis will also be used to derive benefit-based charging allocations under a potential new TPM.
Internally, you will work with a range of people to complete your analysis and be able to document and communicate your assumptions, methodology and findings in a manner that is easy to understand.
Externally, you will assist in preparing external consultation documents and engage with the industry and other interested parties, as required, relating to the analysis you have completed.
You'll coach and provide advice to the Modelling team and other Transpower staff, as well as help to coordinate and manage the input from consulting economists and other contractors.
Typically, you will :
The ability to influence through verbal and written communication will be critical as you work to ensure that Transpower's analysis meets internal guidelines and external regulatory requirements.
To be considered, your CV and cover letter will demonstrate :
An Honours, Masters or PhD degree in a quantitative field such as Economics, Finance, Operations Research, Engineering, Mathematics or Physics is essential.