Energy Transition Manager

7twenty Professional Search is partnering with Phoenix Natural Gas (PNG), the owner and operator of the largest gas distribution networks in Northern Ireland (NI) to appoint an Energy Transition Manager. This new position will play a key role in delivering PNG’s strategy of providing low carbon solutions in Northern Ireland.

The Energy Transition Manager will be responsible for developing and implementing an Energy Transition strategy which will include the creation of a detailed road map of innovative and clean energy projects which have the greatest impact on achieving net zero carbon emissions. The successful candidate will represent PNG to key stakeholder groups in order to promote and communicate PNG as a key partner for delivering sustainable energy solutions within Northern Ireland. This will include internal and external stakeholder engagement activities, engaging with policy makers, research projects and driving net zero energy policy leadership for the organisation.

The Energy Transition Manager will have detailed knowledge of ‘green’ energy and be a strong communicator with the ability to develop and maintain strong internal and external relationships on behalf of PNG.


The successful candidate should also possess the following qualifications and experience:

  • Experience within, or interacting with, the gas or electricity sector, the clean energy sector, or leading consultancy, or experience of having identified and adopted a clean energy solution(s).
  • An in-depth understanding and interest in the clean/green energy sector and potential solutions to achieve maximum impact in respect of decarbonisation.
  • Evidence of building and developing relationships with a broad range of internal and external stakeholders.
  • Evidence of leading and delivering complex projects or programmes of work.
  • Proven experience of the assessing technical information in order to present robust business recommendations.
  • Educated to degree level (or equivalent) in a relevant discipline.

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To apply for this role please share an up to date CV, or for a confidential discussion, please contact 7twenty Professional Search on 028 9033 2293 or

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