SSE Plc

SSE Plc Pontypridd, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Job Title: Commercial Fleet Manager Location: Treforest Training Centre, Pontypridd Salary: Circa £40,000 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus Permanent / Full Time Hours Our Role You'll oversee the daily operations of our lorry and van fleet (~5000), in accordance with our current operational processes, and work with our supplier base, such as lease, rental and fleet management providors, ensuring the provision of contracted services is monitored and measured through KPi's and collaborative working, to support the delivery of fleet services to our teams, customers and key stakeholders. In order to understand the individual requirements for operational fleet vehicles, you'll need to build and maintain a strong working relationship with all key internal stakeholders, using similarities between the business groups to ensure information is shared across them, thereby maximising efficiencies in supply, service and savings. Through attending fleet forums and safety groups, you will ensure you keep abreast of current trends and innovations. You'll monitor and report on operational fleet performance, from financials through to trends relating to vehicle operations, or support and changes to MI reporting across the wider fleet team. With the aid of operational data, you and your team will strive to continually improve and develop our fleet in areas of safety, financials, environment and 'fit for purpose'. You'll be responsible for replacements, and additional requirements, for both LCV and HGV fleets. To ensure we achieve optimum savings, continue to meet current safety legislation and compliance, whilst considering wider safety, business needs and environmental targets, you'll be sure to monitor our replacement criteria. Additionally, you'll support the business with vehicle development as required and so must posess relevant vehicle-related knowledge and expertise to allow a direct working relationship with all contract hire providers, vehicle conversion specialists and base vehicle manufacturers. You'll maintain contact with the UK/EU Fleet Market to understand and allow for the ever-changing internal and external markets forces and legislative changes in support of the wider team. Your Skills and Experience You'll be an expert in areas of safety and environmental policy in relation to operational fleet management and have an excellent understanding of the operational function of each specific business section. You'll also have a clear understanding of finance-related matters as well as business growth and development which may impact fleet requirements. Maintaining a professional yet flexible relationship, and being an excellent stakeholder manager and communicator, you'll demonstrate the ability to assess suppliers to ensure we make full use of their services to benefit the overall fleet operations. You'll also have significant influencing ability, managing expectations of various stakeholders, dealing with any issues and providing education regarding the business perspective of fleet operation. Your expertise and constant knowledge acquisition will allow you to make decisions with confidence. Our Company We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Passionate about people and proud of our award-winning customer service, we go to great lengths to extend these values to our employees. This enables our diverse workforce the flexibility and opportunity of developing to their full potential. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'. Our Benefits With more than 22,000 employees working over 242 locations, we strive to be a great place to work for everyone. In addition to a competitive salary, you'll automatically be enrolled in into our Group Pension Plan and have the opportunity to join our Share plans. You'll enjoy a generous annual leave entitlement of 34 days (inclusive of public holidays), with the option to buy up to 10 extra days. Each employee is also entitled to one day paid volunteering, allowing you to dedicate your time, skills and expertise to your local community or a charitable cause as part of our "Be the Difference" scheme. Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: Tuesday 28 August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Reading, UK
Aug 14, 2018
Full time
Job Title: Quality & SHE Advisor Location: UK Salary: £27,947 - £36,912 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available | 37 hours per week The Role Reporting to the Energy Solutions Business Assurance Lead, the Quality & SHE Advisor is responsible for assisting in delivering an effective assurance (including SHE) framework across all Energy Solutions business areas, helping the business in understanding relevant obligations, and guiding the business on how to manage risks via an effective control environment. The successful applicant is required to fulfil a key function in the Assurance team with the completion of assurance and SHE audits, supporting risk management, conducting regular assurance monitoring on high risk areas of the business, completing key assurance reporting and maintaining the quality and SHE management systems. Your Skills and Experience You'll have a sound knowledge of business process, risks, controls, governance frameworks, operational drivers and KPI's as well as a strong understanding of SSE and its core values. You'll be Audit competent with ISO 9001:2015 knowledge and have an awareness and understanding of SHE regulations. H&S qualifications such as IOSH, NEBOSH are preferable. You'll be able to communicate at all levels within a department with the ability to work independently with limited supervision and be confident and prepared to challenge conventional ways of working and thinking. Our Company Our Retail business is a market leader in supply of electricity and gas and in other energy-related services such as telecoms, broadband and boiler cover. We supply energy to more than seven million household and business account under our brands: SSE, SSE Scottish Hydro, SSE Southern Electric and SSE SWALEC in the Great Britain market and SSE Airtricity in the markets in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. At SSE, we're committed to giving you excellent customer service and treating you fairly; we want to make life easier for you, find ways of saving you money, and be on hand to help when you need us the most, that's our customer promise. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply Now button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: Sunday 26 th August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Reading, UK
Aug 11, 2018
Full time
Job Title: Assistant Key Account Manager Location: Reading / Perth Salary: £23,500 - £35,500 depending on skills and experience plus bonus and excellent benefits. Permanent Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available The Role As Assistant Key Account Manager, you'll be accountable for managing existing customer accounts and secure new business, maximising renewals and margins. This will involve researching our clients business to gain a broader understanding of their requirements and how we can improve the service we offer, and presenting the information back to the business and the client. A large part of this role will involve negotiating with customers and energy consultants, ensuring that offers and contracts are produced accurately and within agreed timescales, then providing frequent reports. You'll also be required to report back accurately on the status of current negotiations alongside fulfilling other projects. Your Skills & Experience We are looking for someone who has extensive experience in sales and negotiation within a B2B target-driven environment, who is capable of using their initiative and can take responsibility for decision-making within business perimeters. A thorough knowledge of Energy Markets and associated processes is essential. It goes without saying that excellent interpersonal, communication, negotiation skills and attention to detail will be necessary, and you'll need a proven track record in establishing and maintaining strong relationships with clients, third party intermediaries and key stakeholders. You'll be required to travel across different areas of the UK to meet with your customers, therefore a full driving licence is essential. Our Company Our Business Energy business supplies businesses with electricity and gas, offering a wide range of energy contract solutions including fixed and flexible contracts, serving a broad and diverse range of clients from micro businesses to large national corporates. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: 26 th August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Aberfeldy PH15, UK
Aug 10, 2018
Job Title: Cable Jointer - Craft Instructor Location: Perth Training Centre PH1 3AF Salary: £35,147 - £46,418 depending on skills and experience Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available Our Role Our Technical Training centres based in Thatcham and Perth deliver training to around 3000 learners per year across a wide range of technical disciplines and we're looking for a Cable Jointing Trainer/Instructor to join our Perth team. In this role, you will support and guide trainees and apprentices with their practical skills and trade test assessments for the full range of Cable Jointing competencies. This will involve providing theoretical knowledge as well as Operational Authorisation Rules and the provision of demonstrations and guidance to trainees in best practice jointing techniques. Preparing and developing training programmes will play a vital part of your role to ensure that all learning needs are met in a safe working environment. Your responsibilities will also extend to training and assessing experienced Cable Jointers as part of their refresher courses and mid-term reviews. Your Skills and Experience Excellent communication skills, both face to face and in writing will be pivotal to your success in this role as is the ability to build strong professional working relationships with a wide variety of colleagues at varying levels of development and professionalism. You must be highly organised with the ability to meet deadlines to allow you to plan and deliver the required training materials in a timely and proficient manner. Previous coaching/teaching/assessment experience in a similar environment would be beneficial, however full training will be given to candidates who hold the relevant technical skills and can evidence the right potential to become a successful Trainer. You must have current HV and LV jointing experience and should preferably hold or have held a DNO authorisation to support this. Qualifications to instruct and assess would be a benefit, however training will be provided (Level 3 Award in Education and Training and TAQA Assessor Qualification or equivalent). This is an exciting role where you'll face plenty of challenges, but the rewards are as numerous as the opportunities. Our Company We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Passionate about people and proud of our award winning customer service, we go to great lengths to extend these values to our employees. This enables our diverse workforce the flexibility and opportunity of developing to their full potential. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: Friday 24 August 2018. This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Scunthorpe, UK
Aug 10, 2018
Job Title: Major Projects Liaison Manager Location: Ferrybridge Power Station, Knottingley, WF11 8SQ or Keadby Power Station, Nr. Scunthorpe, DN17 3EF Salary: £27,000 - £40,500 depending on skills and experience 18-months Internal Secondment or Fixed Term Contract | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available Our role Working within the Corporate Affairs department, your purpose will be to enhance value and protect the reputation of SSE's Wholesale businesses. This will be done by managing all stakeholder engagement, issues management, communications and public relations relating to renewable and thermal major projects. You'll identify reputational risks, create a strategy for handling these and influence key stakeholders to achieve sustainable business outcomes. You'll develop integrated engagement plans (e.g communications, public affairs, public relations) for each of Wholesale's development and construction major projects. You'll do likewise for existing assets, to enhance their reputation and influence stakeholders to achieve positive business outcomes. An excellent knowledge of the external environment in which our Wholesale business operates, will allow you to identify both potential threats and opportunities. You'll also protect and enhance SSE's reputation, and that of any projects, within public communication channels by presenting concise information and highlighting our approach as a responsible developer. Your skills and experience You will demonstrate an understanding of the energy sector and associated infrastructure. With experience of managing communications, media engagement and influential stakeholders, you'll also have experience of the UK media environment. You'll be a first-class communicator with exceptional interpersonal skills, understanding how to adapt your style for various types of internal and external audiences. As such, you will demonstrate the ability to lead, build, improve and maintain external contacts and establish strong working relationships. You'll have the capacity to shape and influence both organisations and individuals with the ability to provide informed, advice, rigour and challenge as well as support. Our Company We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Passionate about people and proud of our award-winning customer service, we go to great lengths to extend these values to our employees. This enables our diverse workforce the flexibility and opportunity of developing to their full potential. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities
SSE Plc Portsmouth, UK
Aug 10, 2018
Full time
Job Title: Highway Lighting Operative Location: Portsmouth Salary: £11.23 p/h Permanent| Full Time| 37 hours per week Our Role As part of the SSE group, SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK's leading mechanical and electrical contractors with an annual turnover of £500 million and directly employing around 4,500 people nationwide. In your role you'll be responsible for street lighting and highway electrical installation and maintenance. You'll install and remove all apparatus with the use of an HGV lorry and mobile crane. All duties will be performed in a safe manor while adhering to SSE's policies and procedures. While this is a practical role, you'll be responsible for completing relevant paperwork in a timely and compliant manor. Your Skills and Experience As a confident and experienced operative, a high standard of work will be adhered to at all times. You will be comfortable to work as an individual and within a team. As you will be required to operate a HGV Lorry you must have a full HGV License (class 2). A qualification in G39, IPAF and a valid NRSWA card would also be desirable, however on the job training will be provided. Our Company The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities. The SSE Enterprise Projects and Operational Support Team support the entire Enterprise division leading the deployment of best practice in assurance, project management, engineering and in handling strategic projects. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: 23 August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Scunthorpe, UK
Aug 10, 2018
Full time
Job Title: Major Projects Liaison Manager Location: Ferrybridge Power Station, Knottingley, WF11 8SQ or Keadby Power Station, Nr. Scunthorpe, DN17 3EF Salary: £27,000 - £40,500 depending on skills and experience 18-months Internal Secondment or Fixed Term Contract | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available Our role Working within the Corporate Affairs department, your purpose will be to enhance value and protect the reputation of SSE's Wholesale businesses. This will be done by managing all stakeholder engagement, issues management, communications and public relations relating to renewable and thermal major projects. You'll identify reputational risks, create a strategy for handling these and influence key stakeholders to achieve sustainable business outcomes. You'll develop integrated engagement plans (e.g communications, public affairs, public relations) for each of Wholesale's development and construction major projects. You'll do likewise for existing assets, to enhance their reputation and influence stakeholders to achieve positive business outcomes. An excellent knowledge of the external environment in which our Wholesale business operates, will allow you to identify both potential threats and opportunities. You'll also protect and enhance SSE's reputation, and that of any projects, within public communication channels by presenting concise information and highlighting our approach as a responsible developer. Your skills and experience You will demonstrate an understanding of the energy sector and associated infrastructure. With experience of managing communications, media engagement and influential stakeholders, you'll also have experience of the UK media environment. You'll be a first-class communicator with exceptional interpersonal skills, understanding how to adapt your style for various types of internal and external audiences. As such, you will demonstrate the ability to lead, build, improve and maintain external contacts and establish strong working relationships. You'll have the capacity to shape and influence both organisations and individuals with the ability to provide informed, advice, rigour and challenge as well as support. Our Company We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Passionate about people and proud of our award-winning customer service, we go to great lengths to extend these values to our employees. This enables our diverse workforce the flexibility and opportunity of developing to their full potential. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)- Great share plans- Group Pension Plan- One day paid volunteering- Tailored internal development opportunities
SSE Plc Thatcham, UK
Aug 09, 2018
Full time
Job Title: Service Support Advisors - 2 year fixed term contract Location: Thatcham Salary: £21,161 - £27,947 depending on skills and experience Permanent | Full Time Hours or Part Time Hours available (though full time hours are required for initial training period) | 25-37 hours per week The Role Like all energy companies we're busy installing smart meters which gives us a great opportunity to demonstrate the value that SSE can offer to our customers. In this role, you'll take calls from our Meter operatives who are out installing Smart meters in customers' homes and businesses across the UK. You will log any faults or issues they may call in with and will resolve the query or raise them with the relevant team for resolution. You will be expected to intervene and find workarounds if a process fails to enable an installation to go ahead, as providing a high-quality service is paramount to SSE. Your Skills and Experience You'll have strong communication skills and great attention to detail which you will have gained in a customer service focussed environment. Skilled at customer care techniques, you will be passionate about delivering a positive experience to everyone, both internally and externally. You'll be an efficient worker, fast and accurate, and will enjoy working in a busy team and working to deadlines in an environment that embraces ownership and accountability. It would be ideal if you have an understanding of the energy industry and Smart metering but this isn't essential as full classroom training will be given. Our Company Our Retail business is a market leader in supply of electricity and gas and in other energy-related services such as telecoms, broadband and boiler cover. We supply energy to more than seven million household and business account under our brands: SSE, SSE Scottish Hydro, SSE Southern Electric and SSE SWALEC in the Great Britain market and SSE Airtricity in the markets in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. At SSE, we're committed to giving you excellent customer service and treating you fairly; we want to make life easier for you, find ways of saving you money, and be on hand to help when you need us the most, that's our customer promise. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Cambridge, UK
Aug 09, 2018
Full time
Job Title: H/V Jointer Location: Cambridge Salary: £17.95 p/h Permanent | Full Time Hours | 37 hours per week Our Role As a part of the SSE Contracting Team you will be carrying out various HV/LV works for our DNO and Private Networks customers. This will include the installation and removal of cables in accordance with WPD/SSE Contracting's Health & Safety Policy, Procedures and Distribution Safety Rules. This is a physically demanding role and will entail working outdoors in all weather conditions. Safety should be your key priority and all activities should be appropriately risk assessed throughout your working day. You'll have an ability to work within a team as well as individually and be a confident communicator. Your Skills and Experience As a H/V Jointer you'll have had experience in a similar role ideally working with full Distribution Network Operator jointing authorisation. With a flexible approach, you'll be self-motivated and organised. It is essential that you have a jointers qualification within Private or DNO training and a CSCS card or similar. A demonstrable knowledge of HV and LV networks and apparatus is essential. It would be a benefit to have a working knowledge of the National Electrical Registration Scheme (NERS). Our Company The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities. The SSE Enterprise Projects and Operational Support Team support the entire Enterprise division leading the deployment of best practice in assurance, project management, engineering and in handling strategic projects. SSE Enterprise Contracting is one of the UK's largest Mechanical and Electrical (M&E) contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M&E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions. We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: 23 August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Thatcham, UK
Aug 09, 2018
Job Title: Service Support Advisors - 2 year fixed term contract Location: Thatcham Salary: £21,161 - £27,947 depending on skills and experience Permanent | Full Time Hours or Part Time Hours available (though full time hours are required for initial training period) | 25-37 hours per week The Role Like all energy companies we're busy installing smart meters which gives us a great opportunity to demonstrate the value that SSE can offer to our customers. In this role, you'll take calls from our Meter operatives who are out installing Smart meters in customers' homes and businesses across the UK. You will log any faults or issues they may call in with and will resolve the query or raise them with the relevant team for resolution. You will be expected to intervene and find workarounds if a process fails to enable an installation to go ahead, as providing a high-quality service is paramount to SSE. Your Skills and Experience You'll have strong communication skills and great attention to detail which you will have gained in a customer service focussed environment. Skilled at customer care techniques, you will be passionate about delivering a positive experience to everyone, both internally and externally. You'll be an efficient worker, fast and accurate, and will enjoy working in a busy team and working to deadlines in an environment that embraces ownership and accountability. It would be ideal if you have an understanding of the energy industry and Smart metering but this isn't essential as full classroom training will be given. Our Company Our Retail business is a market leader in supply of electricity and gas and in other energy-related services such as telecoms, broadband and boiler cover. We supply energy to more than seven million household and business account under our brands: SSE, SSE Scottish Hydro, SSE Southern Electric and SSE SWALEC in the Great Britain market and SSE Airtricity in the markets in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. At SSE, we're committed to giving you excellent customer service and treating you fairly; we want to make life easier for you, find ways of saving you money, and be on hand to help when you need us the most, that's our customer promise. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Reading, UK
Aug 09, 2018
Full time
Job Title: Head of Digital Product Management Location: Forbury Place, Reading Salary: £59,500- £89,000 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available The Role As the Head of Digital Products, you will lead the creation of best-in-class digital experiences and all aspects of digital product/proposition development (specifically strategic e.g. bundling, MergeCo) across Sales & Retention, Customers Services and Smart Metering within the current and future SSE Digital Studio Roadmap. You will provide leadership, direction and decision making for a team of digital product owners and have responsibility for achieving key customer, commercial and operational KPI's. This will include defining and executing the digital product feature's vision and strategy, manage the end-to-end lifecycle of digital products and services and help identify market opportunities and emerging digital trends to take advantage of through development of customer, competitor and market insight. You will be an expert in identifying the right problems to solve, the key things to measure and getting the digital product management team focussed on meeting and exceeding those metrics to the benefit of customers and the business. Utilising your well-honed communication and collaboration skills, you will also partner with multiple senior stakeholders and functions across the Digital Studio and the wider organisation (e.g. Sales, Retention, Smart Metering, Customer Services, Marketing) to help develop a cohesive digital product strategy and digital roadmap to ensure business objectives are met and exceeded. Above all, you will be a constant champion for the needs of our online customers. Your Skills and Experience The ideal person for this role will have at least 5 years of experience in a digital product management role along with a Degree in Design, Business or a similar discipline. You should be experienced with Agile development methodology and its principles and you will be able to demonstrate your understanding of user centred design principles. You will be able to demonstrate your ability to lead the design of large and complex systems of interactions. You will be a natural problem solver capable of being decisive with the ability to communicate effectively in difficult situations. Your understanding of current digital trends and technologies will mean you have a solid understanding of what digital experiences can be made possible. Collaboration is key in this role and through working as part of a multidisciplinary team you will use your excellent communication skills and influence to enable you to cope with the challenges of this face paced and ever changing environment. Often you will be switching between projects and will need to remain focused and organised throughout with the ability to switch from a 1000 feet to a 2 inch view of the project in hand. Your business knowledge should cover the overall business strategy, brand strategy and knowledge of business and customer key performance metrics. You will understand the energy supply industry including Government and Regulatory bodies. You will also have an understanding of digital channels and the part the play in the competitive market place and be able to demonstrate experience in Brand led strategic proposition development and a strong understanding of how to leverage all digital and marketing channels i.e above the line and DM, across the full customer lifecycle. You should also have a proven track record of on-going product optimisation, delivering commercial and customer value. Above all else we want someone who will engage and inspire their team. You will lead by example showing others how resolutions can be achieved through conceptual thinking and creative problem solving. Our Company Our Retail business is a market leader in supply of electricity and gas and in other energy-related services such as telecoms, broadband and boiler cover. We supply energy to more than seven million household and business account under our brands: SSE, SSE Scottish Hydro, SSE Southern Electric and SSE SWALEC in the Great Britain market and SSE Airtricity in the markets in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. At SSE, we're committed to giving you excellent customer service and treating you fairly; we want to make life easier for you, find ways of saving you money, and be on hand to help when you need us the most, that's our customer promise. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Including holiday, share plans and much more! Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: 23rd August 2018. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Reading, UK
Aug 08, 2018
Job Title: Commissioning Manager - District Heat Networks Location: Reading Salary: £33,500 - £55,000 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus Permanent | Full Time Hours| 37 hours per week Our Role As Commissioning Manager, you will be responsible for defining and writing the project specific commissioning requirements; stipulating the tests, inspections and commissioning activities required to be successfully completed to permit the handover of energy centres and district heat networks from a developer/ principal contractor to SSE. You will lead with onsite commissioning activities and energisation of plant, both as individual items of plant as well as a collective/ integrated system, conducting factory acceptance tests and site acceptance tests. You will be supported by and work alongside Technical Project Managers, Construction & Installation Project Managers and Operations & Maintenance Engineers. You will have a pivotal role acting as a "gate keeper" between the developer/ principal contractor and SSE regarding the acceptance of assets, therefore you will need to be comfortable having challenging conversations with these parties justifying why an asset should, or should not, be adopted. Your Skills and Experience You will be a degreed engineer with experience of commissioning activities for district heat networks and energy centres, or similar industry. You will have strong technical report writing skills and must be able to read/ understand and interpret schematics and engineering drawings. Highly desirable will be your ability to demonstrate a strong understanding of CIBSE/ Building regulations, alongside CDM, PUWER and PSSR regulations as well as DSEAR regulations and the Fire Safety Order. Knowledge or qualifications in ISO 9001 and 14001 would also be an advantage. Our Company The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities. The SSE Enterprise Projects and Operational Support Team support the entire Enterprise division leading the deployment of best practice in assurance, project management, engineering and in handling strategic projects. SSE Enterprise Utilities deliver multi-utility infrastructure and distributed energy networks for large scale developments across the UK, offering market leading solutions for our customers' electricity, gas, water and heat needs. We can bring significant investment, providing a range of funding and asset management options for utility infrastructure projects. The Heating & Cooling business with SSE Enterprise Utilities contributes to the multi utility solution by delivering (design, build or adopt and operate & maintain) district heat networks and energy centres for our clients. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: 19th August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Havant, UK
Aug 08, 2018
Full time
Job Title: Analyst Programmer (Oracle) - IT Networks Location: Havant, Hampshire Salary: £35147 - £46418 depending on skills and experience Permanent | Full Time Hours Our Role As an Analyst Programmer within our Networks IT Oracle Team, you will be supporting 3 rd -party applications and doing some development work using Oracle products. Your responsibilities will include patching, release management, fault replication, log diagnosis and business user support. Your Skills and Experience You'll have a good understanding of the full software development life cycle, and the ability to apply it to simple projects. Additionally, you'll have excellent technical computing, analysis, design and development skills to a proven professional level. Able to prioritise your own workload within demanding schedules, you'll have strong written and verbal skills with the ability to produce good quality internal documentation. You'll also have basic Unix knowledge for navigating around a directory structure and searching within log files. As well a good knowledge of Oracle databases and SQL to understand and debug log files created by the 3 rd -party applications, you'll also understand PL/SQL packages, procedures and functions. Your knowledge and previous experience of Oracle Forms and Reports development will be key and some experience of reporting products such as BICS/OBIEE would also be advantageous. Our Company We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Passionate about people and proud of our award-winning customer service, we go to great lengths to extend these values to our employees. This enables our diverse workforce the flexibility and opportunity of developing to their full potential. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'. Our Benefits With more than 22,000 employees working over 242 locations, we strive to be a great place to work for everyone. In addition to a competitive salary, you'll automatically be enrolled in into our Group Pension Plan and have the opportunity to join our Share plans. You'll enjoy a generous annual leave entitlement of 34 days (inclusive of public holidays), with the option to buy up to 10 extra days. Each employee is also entitled to one day paid volunteering, allowing you to dedicate your time, skills and expertise to your local community or a charitable cause as part of our "Be the Difference" scheme. Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: Tuesday, 21 August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Havant, UK
Aug 08, 2018
Full time
Job Title: Customer Operations Advisor Location: Havant Salary: £21,161 plus brilliant benefits (Internal will say SSE3) Fixed Term Contract - 24 Months | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available | 37 hours per week The Role Like all energy suppliers, SSE are busy installing new Smart Meters in customers' homes and business across the UK. With hundreds of meter installers out on the road daily we need a new Resource Planner to join our established planning team to ensure that all our workforce are operating efficiently and that all customer appointments are met. Working as part of a dispatch team, you will ensure that our Meter Operatives out on the road will have all the information they need to complete their jobs on time and to schedule. Using a mix of SSE specific databases, emails and phone calls, you will ensure that any changes to an operative's schedules are communicated quickly and accurately so that disruptions to customers is minimised. You will ensure that Meter Installers schedules match the demand for meter installs and you will communicate changes to the Operatives in the field promptly and clearly. Your Skills and Experience We are looking for someone who enjoys working to deadlines, has a good attention to detail and is well organised. They will be able to work under their own initiative as well as enjoy working as part of a team and will enjoy problem solving and quick thinking to resolve challenges as they arise. Working well under pressure, they will enjoy being busy and managing up to 400 jobs a day as well as lots of ad-hoc tasks at once. They will have previous experience of working in an environment where they have had to speak to a range of people over the phone, face to face or via email and will enjoy providing excellent service at all times. They need to be skilled at using all MS Office programmes and experience of SharePoint would be a benefit. Currently the hours of this role are between 7am - 8pm Monday- Friday on a rota basis. You will be asked to work 1 Saturday in 4 7am-4pm. On very rare occasions, you may be asked to cover our emergency line until midnight or on Bank Holidays. Our Company Our Retail business is a market leader in supply of electricity and gas and in other energy-related services such as telecoms, broadband and boiler cover. We supply energy to more than seven million household and business account under our brands: SSE, SSE Scottish Hydro, SSE Southern Electric and SSE SWALEC in the Great Britain market and SSE Airtricity in the markets in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. At SSE, we're committed to giving you excellent customer service and treating you fairly; we want to make life easier for you, find ways of saving you money, and be on hand to help when you need us the most, that's our customer promise. Our Benefits With more than 22,000 employees working over 242 locations, we strive to be a great place to work for everyone. In addition to a competitive salary, you'll automatically be enrolled in into our Group Pension Plan and have the opportunity to join our Share plans. You'll enjoy a generous annual leave entitlement of 34 days (inclusive of public holidays), with the option to buy up to 10 extra days. Each employee is also entitled to one day paid volunteering, allowing you to dedicate your time, skills and expertise to your local community or a charitable cause as part of our "Be the Difference" scheme. Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: 31st August 2018 however interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis. This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Havant, UK
Aug 08, 2018
Full time
Job Title: Analyst Programmer (Maximo/Smallworld) - Networks IT Location: Havant Salary: £35147 - £46418 depending on skills and experience Permanent | Full Time Hours Our Role As an Analyst Programmer within our Networks IT WAM and GIS Team, you will be supporting 3 rd - party applications and doing some development work using Oracle products. Your responsibilities will include patching, release management, fault replication, log diagnosis and business user support. Your Skills and Experience You'll will have a good understanding of the full software development life cycle, and the ability to apply it to simple projects. Additionally, you'll have excellent technical computing, analysis, design and development skills to a proven professional level. Able to prioritise your own workload within demanding schedules, you'll have strong written and verbal skills with the ability to produce good quality internal documentation. You'll have basic Unix knowledge for navigating around a directory structure and searching within log files as well as a good knowledge of either IBM Maximo, GE Smallworld or comparable applications to allow competent log file diagnosis. Some knowledge of WebSphere, IIS, BIRT Reporting and Oracle SQL will be advantageous. Our Company We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Passionate about people and proud of our award-winning customer service, we go to great lengths to extend these values to our employees. This enables our diverse workforce the flexibility and opportunity of developing to their full potential. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it'. Our Benefits With more than 22,000 employees working over 242 locations, we strive to be a great place to work for everyone. In addition to a competitive salary, you'll automatically be enrolled in into our Group Pension Plan and have the opportunity to join our Share plans. You'll enjoy a generous annual leave entitlement of 34 days (inclusive of public holidays), with the option to buy up to 10 extra days. Each employee is also entitled to one day paid volunteering, allowing you to dedicate your time, skills and expertise to your local community or a charitable cause as part of our "Be the Difference" scheme. Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: Tuesday, 21 August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc 190 Cathedral St, Glasgow G4 0RF, UK
Aug 08, 2018
Job Title: Project Manager Location: Stepps, Glasgow Salary: £36,500 - £55,00 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available The Role In the role of Project Manager you will be responsible for ensuring the on time, within scope and within budget, delivery of projects to our customers. This includes direct line management of Engineers who will be installing, commissioning and testing projects. You will manage projects to a total value of £800k - £1m each year. You will be joining our Glasgow projects team and will be expected to develop the project following the sales hand over, through to final delivery and handover. This will include overseeing the design, implementation, sign off and close out. You will be expected to liaise with Engineers, Managers and clients you, ensure the project is carried to the client's requirements. Throughout the project you will review and improve operating processes to ensure efficiencies are identified and maximised. Your Experience To be successful in this role you will have proven experience operating as either a Project Manager or Project Engineer within the BMS & Controls, industry. Siemens and Trend product knowledge would be beneficial but not essential. Experience of contract commercial management and the ability to work alongside a Commercial Manager/ QS to successfully manage commercial disputes to resolution is essential. Experience of managing or supervising people, setting objectives and coaching is essential to ensure you can manage your team effectively. You will have good interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to multi task, think laterally and creatively to develop innovative solutions to challenges and identify opportunities for improvement and advantage. Skills & Experience Our Company Energy Solutions, our energy optimisation division - helps businesses achieve reductions in their buildings' energy consumption through the design, maintenance and optimisation of their Building Management Systems. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: 8th August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc 5 Clayton Rd, Hayes UB3 1BL, UK
Aug 07, 2018
Job Title: Smart Metering Team Coach Location: Hayes Depot London Salary: Circa £33,468 including annualised hour's allowance Permanent Annualised Hours The Role Like all energy suppliers, SSE are busy installing new Smart Meters in customers' homes and business across the UK. As a Smart Team Coach you will hold a key role and will be installing smart meters into customers' homes and businesses, ensuring that they understands the benefits to this new technology and how to get the most from it. In addition to this, you will provide coaching and mentoring to around 10 other operatives in your team ensuring that maximum performance against targets is met without any compromise to safety or quality. You will support the Team Manager in the delivery of business and customer satisfaction KPI's and use your ability to communicate with the team to drive improvements and performance. Acting as a public face of SSE you will represent our brand and values in all that you do. Your Skills and Experience You should: Be gas qualified to CMA1, REGT1 and MET1 (essential) Hold MOCOPA 1.1 and 1.3 (desirable) Understand of the code of practices, policies and procedures, including safety requirements, which are relevant to Residential Smart Meter Operations Have experience of installing Dual Fuel Smart Metering Systems and associated equipment with the ability to give advice as appropriate. Have previous coaching and mentoring skills Strong computer skills with the ability to pick up new technology quickly Although you'll report into a depot when necessary, we need you to work across your entire region so a current full UK driving licence (with no more than 3 points) is required. As part of this role you'll work 5 days from 7, including some weekends, and will also participate in local, flexible, seasonal working arrangements and emergency cover. We will provide you with uniform, tools, van with fuel card and hand held device so you are well equipped for the role. Our Company Our Retail business is a market leader in supply of electricity and gas and in other energy-related services such as telecoms, broadband and boiler cover. We supply energy to more than seven million household and business account under our brands: SSE, SSE Scottish Hydro, SSE Southern Electric and SSE SWALEC in the Great Britain market and SSE Airtricity in the markets in Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland. At SSE, we're committed to giving you excellent customer service and treating you fairly; we want to make life easier for you, find ways of saving you money, and be on hand to help when you need us the most, that's our customer promise. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here are a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc London, UK
Aug 07, 2018
Job Title: Lead Development Manager Location: London Salary: up to £80,000 basic salary depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus + pension contributions Permanent | Full Time Hours Our Role This is a new role in our rapidly growing Distributed Energy team. You will develop pipeline, project and relationships to drive revenue an EBIT growth in this sector. Our solutions bring energy services to industrial and commercial customers and to the grid, and may include technologies such as solar PV, battery storage, gas-fired power and private wire solutions, or a combination of the above. You will collaborate with customers, internal support teams, partners and supply chain to ensure commercially strong and competitive bids are delivered on time. You will also take the lead on strategic partnerships and potentially M&A activities, managing assigned relationship and commercial activities to support the DE team in growing P&L and market share. Your Skills and Experience You will have demonstrable success in both business development and project development in the energy sector, in particular managing complex projects with multiple internal and external stakeholders. Having good knowledge of the energy and power markets, and related policy and regulatory regimes in the UK is essential, with knowledge of both distribution networks and power generation / storage solutions. You will be entrepreneurial, commercial and flexible and bring a track-record of developing strong relationships and developing sophisticated solutions that meet customers' and stakeholders' needs. Inquisitive and able to challenge convention. Able to communicate with different audiences and level. You do not need to have an engineering background but need to be able to work with technical concepts with regards to DE solutions, understanding engineering systems and performance of energy assets. Our Company The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities. Enterprise Utilities develops, invests in and owns and operates energy infrastructure for the long-term. We are in a unique position to deliver distributed energy services, drawing on our expertise to create solutions tailored specifically to each individual business' energy needs. Whether it's reducing costs, creating new revenue streams, increasing network resilience, achieving environmental commitment, or mitigating risks, we've got what it takes to improve our customers' approach to energy use and to future-proof their business. We bring capital, expertise and a long-term partnership approach to the market. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: 19th August 2018 This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.
SSE Plc Atlantic Business Park, 9 Atlantic St, Altrincham WA14 5NQ, UK
Aug 07, 2018
Job Title: Projects Sales Engineer - Energy Solutions Location: Greater Manchester Salary: £competitive base + annual bonus and car allowance Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available | 40 hours per week The Role Reporting into the Project Sales Director, you'll l be tasked with proactively identifying and contacting new clients, cultivating and managing long-term relationships to build long term relationships. This will involve understanding their business, operational and environmental objectives. Utilising your industry experience in BMS/energy management, you'll be able to share your knowledge and operations expertise with the client to ensure you are able to match the solution to their operational requirement and refer any further requirement to other businesses within the group as required. Managing multiple, ongoing projects, you'll focus on selling new projects and retrofits differentiating SSE services and products from competitors based on business benefits. Your Skills and Experience - Minimum HNC in an engineering related discipline - Previous experience in HVAC BMS (Building Management Systems) - Proactively contact new clients and be comfortable presenting them with solutions to their BMS requirements - Target and deadline driven in a project environment - Excellent interpersonal and communication skills - Ability to build, nurture and maintain strong relationships with your clients - Hold a full driving licence Our Company Energy Solutions, our energy optimisation division - helps businesses achieve reductions in their buildings' energy consumption through the maintenance and optimisation of their Building Management Systems. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights; Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) Great share plans Group Pension Plan One day paid volunteering Tailored development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long. Closing date for applications is: 20th August 2018