Position: EPM - Settlements Analyst
Salary: GBP28831 - GBP35194 per annum
Ref: 541866_1658821885
Job Type: Temporary
Published On: 26/07/2022
Expiry Date: 23/08/2022
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

SSE has big ambitions to be a leading energy company in a low carbon world. Following our commitment to invest £12.5 billion in low carbon projects over the next 5 years, our Energy Portfolio Management (EPM) business is the energy markets heart of the SSE Group, and supports our ambitions to build a world that's more sustainable and inclusive for you, your family, the community you live in and for generations to come. We are proud to be playing a crucial role in the net zero transition, ensuring we have the energy supplies required to meet the needs of our customers; procuring the fuel required by the generation plants and selling the power output from our renewable and low-carbon thermal assets.

Join us on our journey to net zero, and help us power change.

About the Role

Base Location: Cardiff (with a requirement to be based in the Cardiff office 2 days per week, with flexibility to work from home / another SSE office the remainder of the week).

Salary: SS04 £28,831 - £35,194 depending on skills and experience + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: 13 Month Fixed Term Contract| Full Time | Flexible First options available

As a Settlements Analyst, you'll be responsible for the operation of various tasks including managing the ROI & NI network system settlement activities.

Some of your main accountabilities will include;

- Extracting and analysing data to ensure the accuracy of volumes, charges and receipts.

- Managing the full invoice lifecycle process for various contracts, minimising risk and bad debt, whilst ensuring business tools are robust & auditable.

- Delivering a high-quality, professional customer experience, with responsibility for enhancing business tools & processes which validate & reconcile charges, contracts & regulatory reporting.

- The management and settlement of various contracts & agreements.

- Interpreting complex data from various sources and present in a format to suit the target audience.

What do I need?

To be considered for this role, we would love you to have;

- Excellent analytical skills with great attention to detail.

- The ability to work independently, whilst being proactive, well-structured and organised in your approach.

- A high degree of IT literacy using Microsoft packages with a good knowledge of more complex excel formulas such as pivot tables, vlookup etc.

- The ability to work at pace to achieve key deliverables whilst both supporting and managing multiple stakeholders.

- A strong sense of curiosity and a keen interest in problem solving, with the willingness to take the initiative and ownership of the delivery of work.

About our Business

Energy Portfolio Management (EPM) is the energy markets heart of the SSE Group, securing value for SSE's asset portfolios in wholesale energy markets as we move towards our vision of being a leading energy company in a net zero world. We play a critical role as the short-term energy market asset optimiser, and a long-term energy market adviser, for all SSE's Business Units (across SSE's Wind, Hydro, Low Carbon Thermal, Distributed Energy and Customer portfolios). This role for EPM enables SSE to focus its investment in energy markets capabilities (including Trading, Risk Management, Energy Economics, Settlements and Advanced Analytics) in one centre of excellence, with these enhanced capabilities supporting value creation and decision making across the SSE Group.

What's in it for you?

An excellent package with 34 days holiday entitlement, enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.

As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE' to find out more.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact Pamela on 01738 342002.

Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.