Graduate Job
National Grid Graduate Programme - Gas Distribution - Regulation & External Affairs
at National Grid

Employer: National Grid

Deliver results that power a nation.

As the UK’s largest owner and operator of Gas Distribution networks in the UK, we distribute gas to approximately 11 million homes and businesses – that’s half of the UK. Gas is a key component of the UK’s energy mix, providing approximately 85% of the UK’s total domestic energy consumption.

Regulation & External Affairs

Regulation & External Affairs find better ways to support our communities today while safeguarding their needs for tomorrow. We work with businesses and our stakeholders to get to the heart of what’s important and then deliver it. And we do this by developing contracts and regulatory policy to provide services to our customers whilst protecting our commercial position.

There are four main areas within the Regulation & External Affairs Function:

· Commercial

· Communications

· Regulation

· Stakeholder & Customer Strategy

Whatever the area, you’ll help shape and challenge the business to extract maximum value by efficiently delivering our outputs, outperforming incentives and delivering profitable contracts.

The successful graduate will undertake a Customer and Stakeholder focussed placement working in a highly motivated team. You’ll be tackling real commercial challenges which impact our ability to maximise the value we create for both our customers and stakeholders and our reputation within the energy industry.

With real accountability for delivering against business objectives this placement will enable you to develop your personal skills through the engagement of a wide range of internal and external stakeholders and supporting in the management and delivery of commercial arrangements, frameworks and contracts.

Essential Information


£27,500 (Degree level) - £28,500 (Masters degree)
31 January 2017

Job Type:

Full Time (Graduate Job)

Qualifications Required:

To apply for this placement you'll need to be on track for a 2.1 degree classification or above in a Commercial discipline.

Application Process:

To apply online, please click on the Find Out More button below.

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