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Senior Commercial Manager
(GLA 19) Grade 13 (£79,938)
Vacancy Description
Job reference number: CO60
Contract type: Permanent
Closing date: Sunday 8 March 2020 at 23:59 GMT
Interview date: Friday 27 March 2020
Salary: £79,938 per annum
Grade: 13

Do you want to contribute to the success of one of the Mayor’s key manifesto commitments – making his new Energy Company (London Power) a success?  Are you excited by the challenge of bringing a different kind of energy to Londoners – always fair, always affordable, always green? Do you have senior contract, people and programme management skills and energy retail experience? If so, this exciting and varied role in the GLA’s Environment Team – managing the delivery by Octopus Energy of the Mayor’s energy company - could be your perfect next step.


We are looking for a senior leader, who is an enthusiastic, decisive, organised and highly motivated person with expertise in managing complex contracts and a strong background in the retail energy market. You will be a successful leader, with excellent written and oral communication skills, a well-informed and creative approach to problem-solving, the ability to operate in a busy and complex political environment and experience of working collaboratively with a range of stakeholders.  Experience in the public sector would be an advantage.



London's diversity is its biggest asset and we strive to ensure our workforce reflects London's diversity at all levels. We welcome applications from everyone regardless of age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, faith or disability.


We are committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We would welcome applications from candidates who are seeking part time work as this role is open to job share.  


In addition to a good salary package, we offer an attractive range of benefits including 30 days’ annual leave, interest free season ticket loan, interest free bicycle loan and a career average pension scheme.


If you have a question about the role or the recruitment process then please contact a member of the recruitment team via email on glajobs@london.gov.uk quoting reference CO60.



Application closing date:                Sunday 8 March 2020 at 23:59 GMT
Interviews will take place at:          City Hall on
 Friday 27 March 2020


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