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Junior Research Analyst

Still recruiting throughout COVID‑19

Job description

You’ll be reviewing a range of companies in the PV, EV and power electronics industries and growing your own knowledge in this area. The company is keen to invest in graduates and has an established growth path for graduates through the research discipline or sideways into operations / leadership. Typical activities in the role will include:

  • Digging for information in hard-to-reach places - researching company reports, production capacity, shipments and technology developments for key players in the industry
  • Analysing and understanding new technologies and manufacturing developments
  • Taking the information and developing detailed models in Excel / other programmes
  • Interpreting it and developing valuable insights
  • Visualising and presenting the findings to clients in clear, concise reports to help them understand future technologies and trends

What are all the practical details?

  • Company benefits: flexible working, generous holidays, cycle to work scheme, travel opportunities (subject to COVID restrictions)
  • COVID start details: you will be working remotely initially, but the business will be returning to the office in the future, subject to COVID guidelines
  • Transport and parking: the office is regularly serviced by bus routes and is a short walk from the city centre
  • Start date: April 2021

About Exawatt

Exawatt specialise in market analysis, industry intelligence and forecasts the renewables sector. Founded in 2015, the business is now eight strong, with a history of developing graduate talent through from junior to senior research analysts across its 3 pillars of business – PV, silicon carbide and batteries. They are looking for curious, passionate and hardworking graduates to join their team as they expand into more sectors within the decarbonisation and electrification world.

What we are looking for

  • Able to demonstrate a proven interest in renewable energy and/or electric transportation
  • Show curiosity and an eagerness to learn about and challenge the way of working
  • An independent worker, who is proactive and engaged with day to day tasks
  • Excellent written English, with a sharp eye for detail
  • Demonstrable IT/database skills, including Excel proficiency
  • Personable and able to build relationships with colleagues and clients
  • Keen to travel internationally
The following would be a bonus, but don’t be put off if not
  • Previous experience in data visualisation


A graduate of any degree discipline, but graduates from an engineering or physics background are particularly encouraged to apply

Accepted degree subjects


Additional job details

£19,500 - £20,500

salary dependent on experience, rising after six months

Contract, dates and working times


How to apply

Click Apply to start your application now. This job will be available on Prospects until 7 March 2021

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Closing date:  7 March 2021

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