Position: Credit Control Administrator
Salary: Negotiable
Ref: 522928_1576502218
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 16/12/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Belfast

Salary: from £17,861 depending on skills and experience

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time - 37 hours per week

About the Department

Energy Customer Solutions is the face of SSE to our customers in GB and Ireland, providing leading and reliable B2B services as well as leading retail solutions for our B2C customers.

We employ around 250 people directly in Northern Ireland, and we're proud to be an accredited Living Wage employer. Our modern Belfast office is home to 160 employees and offers an exciting working environment, plus all the benefits of being an SSE employee, in the heart of Belfast.

What is the Role?

SSE Airtricity has an exciting opportunity for a Credit Control Administrator to join our proud team. Your role will be to support and assist the team on a day to day basis, whilst adhering to industry specific legislation and regulatory framework ensuring vulnerable customers are protected. This role involves contacting customers to arrange meter exchanges, collating information to finalise accounts and referrals to third party agents, also identifying gas accounts which have failed to adhere to payment terms. You will be required to account through daily, weekly and month end reports to ensure that all debt recovery procedures are fully complied with including all industry specific legislation and regulatory framework.

You will compile reports for the Billing & Credit Control Manager, lastly, your success in this role will be measured by your ability to ensure that high standards of internal and external customer service are provided at all times.

What do I need?

We're looking for someone with experience dealing with customer accounts with an awareness of issues impacting customers; ability to handle sensitive cases is desirable. An understanding of the current regulatory framework and industry specific legislation would be beneficial. You must be proficient in Microsoft Excel coupled with strong numeracy skills

We're looking for someone with strong negotiating and reconciliation skills with the ability to communicate effectively. As well as this you should have excellent attention to detail and accuracy with proven track record working to tight deadlines.

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. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch with sse.

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

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.