Our functions

Our functions

The world of energy is changing beyond recognition

Working at National Grid, you won’t just be touching the lives of almost everyone in the UK – you’ll be shaping the way we use and consume energy for generations to come. Whether you’re fresh out of university or a seasoned professional, a career at National Grid means a place at the forefront of technological evolution. It means thrilling potential, and access to industry-leading training and development. Because, as National Grid advances, our people will move forward too

  • Power our future

    We value all kinds of skills and experience. As long as you’re keen to contribute to a pioneering business that’s building a more secure and sustainable future for energy, you could be an energy expert or brand new to the industry. With demand for energy continuing to soar, and new energy sources constantly coming on stream, progress is vital.

    Join us and you’ll experience high-profile, high-impact projects whether you’re building, maintaining or operating our assets. You might help define and design what our network actually is and does, update and extend our infrastructure, or enable us to better embrace renewable and new nuclear energy sources. This is your opportunity to be at the heart of energy. 


Charged with protecting our people, our premises, and digital systems.
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Ensuring the right business decisions are made every time.
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People and Culture

Attracting and retaining the very best in energy talent.
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IT and Digital

Implementing the systems that keep everything functioning smoothly.
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Finding best practice solutions that benefit both our business and our customers.
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Corporate Affairs

Representing National Grid as the first point of contact with the media.
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Environmental and Sustainability

Making sure that safety is always a top priority.
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Business Services

Aligned to support the efficient and effective delivery of our leadership qualities and core values.
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Global Procurement

Delivering innovation and supply chain performance across the globe.
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