Principal (m/f/d)

 E.ON Inhouse Consulting | Permanent | Full time 


E.ON Inhouse Consulting is the internal strategy consulting unit of E.ON. We work side-by-side with the Group’s leaders and support them in identifying drivers for value and transformation. With a strong team of 100 consultants we work on E.ON’s key projects to shape a sustainable, digital and customer-centric world of tomorrow. We strive to have a positive impact on social, environmental and economic needs of the group and society. What else? With us, you apply your innovative mindset, take responsibility early on and seize your learning journey. Become a part of the ECON family!

E.ON is one of the strongest operators of European energy networks and energy-related infrastructure, as well as a provider of advanced customer solutions for more than 50 million customers. With a total of over 75,000 employees we are represented in 15 countries. By focusing on two sustainable growth areas and with the acquisition of innogy, we are ideally positioned to drive the energy transition in Germany and Europe. At E.ON diversity matters. We welcome all people and are convinced that differences make us stronger. Become part of our inclusive and diverse company culture!

We are looking for an Principal (m/f/d) to join our E.ON Inhouse Consulting Team.



Your tasks:

Let us shape tomorrow's energy world together! As an ECON Principal, you will take on responsibility for our most important Group projects and largest international teams - making a significant contribution to E.ON's success.


  • You will analyze the complex issues facing the energy sector and those specific to our company and develop corresponding strategic and operational solution approaches
  • Working hand-in-hand with the ECON management team, you will take our most important projects forward, lead them and ensure we achieve excellent results and high customer satisfaction levels
  • You will develop a long-term relationship with our customers at E.ON Group's different business units and act as a competent sparring partner for the top management team
  • Working hand-in-hand with the ECON management team, you will help to build our business, e.g. through designing and acquiring new projects
  • You will take on leadership responsibility for international teams and push the personal and professional development of our project managers and consultants through regular feedback and coaching sessions
  • You will represent ECON in external matters and take on a central internal role in such areas as marketing, recruiting and training


Your profile:

  • You have an excellent university degree (master's/diploma) in your pocket - we also welcome additional qualifications, such as a doctorate or MBA
  • You have already proven your worth as a successful project manager at one of the leading top management consulting firms and can look back on at least seven years' relevant work experience
  • Your strengths include outstanding analytical competence as well as strong process and problem-solving skills
  • Even in difficult situations, your superior conduct and excellent communication and moderation skills ensure you win over the top management team
  • You excel through your decision-making ability, your entrepreneurial mindset and a talent for innovative thinking
  • Excellent leadership qualities allow you to successfully motivate your team members to achieve top performance levels and to promote their potential accordingly


What we offer:

  • Huge scope for designing your career through demanding strategic and operational transformation projects
  • Outstanding development opportunities in a management role within the E.ON Group
  • Use the deep insights gained into all our business areas to build your own personal career network
  • A healthy work-life balance alongside an outstanding team spirit marked by internationality, heterogeneity and a high fun factor


Did we spark your interest?

Then please be so kind and upload your full application documents in English (degrees, diplomas and certificates in original language). For further information please contact our Recruiting Team via email ( or on +49 201 184 3837.

What you need to know:

Contract type: Permanent
Working time: Full time
Company: E.ON Inhouse Consulting
Function area: Consulting

At E.ON Inhouse Consulting we take on the most important strategic topics to shape the future of energy. Experience in the video how we drive change and grow together. Join us now.

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Essen, DE