Many of our staff work flexibly in many different ways. Hybrid and flexible working is ingrained into Our Culture, this permanent role offers a mix of office and home working. We are open to discussing the possibility of flexible start and finish times, or compressed hours. We can’t promise to give you exactly what you want, we will explore what’s possible for the role.
National Grid and National Grid Ventures is undergoing a digital transformation to enable innovation needed to reshape the energy system. We are rapidly building and expanding our product-first organisation to support several new green-field product lines across our business units in low-carbon and clean energy. Candidates for this role will be motivated by our mission to make a cleaner and safer energy future, passionate about design thinking and digital ways of working, and excited to lead a product from its nascency. This role will be reporting to the Director of Product for National Grid Ventures and working alongside our incredible colleagues in design, engineering and business strategy. Additionally, we are supported by and will support both the transformation office and Chief Product Officer to educate, advocate and implement innovation throughout the company.
National Grid is one of the world’s largest publicly listed utilities focused on transmission and distribution of electricity and gas. We deliver electricity and gas safely, reliably, and efficiently to the customer and communities we serve – all while working toward a clean energy future.
National Grid Ventures is the competitive division of National Grid, which operates and invests in energy projects, technologies and partnerships to accelerate the development of our clean energy future..Its diverse portfolio of flexible, low carbon and renewable energy businesses across the UK, Europe and US includes sub-sea electricity interconnectors, liquefied natural gas, battery storage, wind and solar power.
We are seeking an adaptable, outcome and results-oriented Lead Product Manager to oversee a cross-functional team with end-to-end ownership and accountability for one of three new product lines within the low-carbon energy space. The candidate does not need to have domain experience in the energy industry but should be eager and ready to learn quickly.
The Product will begin early-stage discovery later this quarter, so the candidate will be joining at an integral point to set direction. This means ownership of the product roadmap, monitoring and analytics, establishing the business and value case and pushing the envelope for creative thinking.
When not expertly steering the team or communicating with c-suite leaders, the candidate will support the Director or Product to establish strategic product direction, help grow the innovation culture and be an advocate for design and digital thinking.
Successful candidates will have
National Grid is one of the world's largest utilities, focused on delivering energy safely, efficiently, reliably and responsibly. National Grid is an international electricity and gas company and one of the largest investor-owned energy companies in the world. We play a vital role in delivering gas and electricity to many millions of people across Great Britain and northeastern US in an efficient, reliable and safe manner.