Position: Business Analyst
Salary: GBP32851 - GBP43385 per annum
Ref: 523371_1591894363
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 11/06/2020
Expiry Date: 09/07/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Hampshire

Salary: Subject to the skills and experience you have

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time, 37 hours | With an ability to work flexibly

About the Department

Operations are responsible for keeping the lights on; we are at the front line on the Network. If we find a fault, it is our responsibility to respond to the fault, and dispatch our skilled teams to fix it as quickly as possible. We work in all hours, and through all weathers, ensuring our customers are never without power.

What is the Role?

The main purpose of the Business Analyst role is to secure, consolidate, analyse and provide accurate fact-based information relating to the financial and operational performance of the region to support decision making of the Head of Customer Operations.

You will facilitate the delivery of the business plan in line with RIIO ED1/2 and will contribute to the achievement of circa £5m+ incentive programme and delivery of targets. You will be responsible for developing, maintaining and implementing a work plan to ensure the Region delivers on outputs and report back to the Head of Customer Operations on progress against the plan and performance against customer requirements.

Key accountabilities of this role will include: measuring performance through the active use of KPI's; accountability for awareness of productivity, building an understanding of how we drive efficiency; reviewing, maintaining and improving current controls to meet the day to day management requirements; providing a comprehensive overview of finance and productivity KPI's through reports and proactive engagement with the leadership team and preparation of monthly reporting in a timely and accurate manner and the preparation of monthly and annual budgets in line with business plans.

What do I need?

The ideal candidate for this role will have strong management and organisational skills with experience of managing business plans and budgets to meet financial targets. You will have a sound understanding and experience of finance, operational performance, utilisation and reporting, including IT skills to effectively analyse performance data and deliver formal presentations.

The commitment to tools such as power BI will be vital to consolidate management information and support the Head of Customer Operations in their decision making.

This role is suited to a logical thinker who has excellent decision making skills. For the right person this is a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic, successful, driven team.

Our Benefits

We're committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Click here to find out what else is on offer.

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.