At Octopus we’re transforming the industries we operate in and improving the lives of millions of people. We’ve built market-leading positions in a number of specialist sectors, including smaller company financing, renewable energy, healthcare and property finance. We employ over 500 people and manage more than £6 billion on behalf of more than 50,000 investors. Our products don’t just help real people solve real life problems, they also make a positive impact on the world around us.
The Octopus Group incorporates Octopus Energy, Octopus Healthcare, Octopus Investments, Octopus Property, Octopus Ventures and Octopus Labs. Our aim is to have an impact in everything we do, and to make a vital contribution to the UK economy by helping people, companies and institutions generate wealth. And we’re always on the look-out for smart, talented people who share our values.
The Octopus Group incorporates six core business areas:
Our aim is to have an impact in everything we do, and to make a vital contribution to the UK economy by helping people, companies and institutions generate wealth. And we’re always on the look-out for smart, talented people who share our values.
About Octopus Energy Management
Octopus Energy Management is a business division within Octopus Investments. It is made up of two business areas:
Octopus also owns a B2C supply business (Octopus Energy). This is a separate division of the Octopus group. Our objectives are for OEM and OE supply to work in an increasingly joined up way to ensure we and our investors can benefit from a more integrated energy company.
Role and Responsibilities
The role requires an original thinker that can combine technology with business strategy; an awareness of finance and investment; and the ability to affect business change. We are looking for someone that can embrace, create, share and implement a vision for the energy and investments business in a way that is completely different from the existing industry norm. This will both future proof the business and position Octopus to become the leading player in an energy industry that is going through transformational change.
The candidate will be challenged to:
The role will be hands on requiring the ability to manage delivery across teams made up from different business areas with competing priorities. This will include teams within OEM (OEI and OES), the wider Octopus Group (Octopus Labs is where the IT function sits) and externally.
Essential Job Functions
Suitable candidates will combine an understanding of how technology can be deployed to drive efficiency gains and asset performance within the energy industry…..
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