Position: Adoption Project Manager
Salary: GBP32700 - GBP49100 per annum + annual bonus, car/car allowance
Ref: 524148_1592929697
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 23/06/2020
Expiry Date: 21/07/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Flexible (UK)

Salary: £32,700 - £49,100 depending on skills and experience + car/cash allowance + annual bonus

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time, 37 hours | Flexible working options available

About the Department

SSE Enterprise is responsible for providing innovative solutions to build, own, operate and maintain energy and communications infrastructure in the UK and Ireland. Our experience in energy and communications infrastructure means we understand the challenges ahead. We deliver projects on time and budget, helping customers prosper now and in the future.

Forbury Assets Limited is the Independent District Networks Operator (IDNO) business of SSE Enterprise. We finance, own, operate and maintain energy infrastructure for commercial, industrial and residential customers - providing them with a market leading project development service and certainty of operational performance and asset management.

What is the Role?

SSE Enterprise has created an IDNO that will own, operate and maintain electricity distribution infrastructure across Great Britain. The IDNO is staffed by a core team with key services provided in the main by other SSE Enterprise entities.

The Adoptions Project Manager has a key role developing and maintaining the adoption of new and existing networks by the IDNO. In doing so developing systems, processes and contractual relationships to manage the networks. As the IDNO expands there will be an ongoing responsibility for the safe, reliable and efficient operation of the networks. In addition, you will be part of the core team that pro-actively engages with ICPs within the industry to adopt further networks.

What do I need?

The successful candidate be commitment to Safety being at the heart of everything we do, should have knowledge of the Electricity Distribution industry, an understanding of the IDNO and ICP market and experience of interactions between ICPs, DNOs and IDNOs. Experience of managing multiple work streams and a willingness to go beyond the role's remit to support the wider project. Current or past electricity distribution authorisations.

On a day to day basis the role communicating with internal and external service providers and ensuring there is safe handover over of electrical assets.

This vacancy is open to both internal and external candidates. Internal candidates - as a courtesy, please inform your manager prior to submitting an application for this role.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

Our Benefits

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Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online however to discuss any adjustments you may require submitting your application please get in touch. We'll let you know the outcome of your application after the closing date.

About SSE

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. 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'.

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

Job Benefits:

annual bonus, car/car allowance