Position: Performance Business Analyst
Salary: GBP28000 - GBP42000 per annum
Ref: 523457_1583230088
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 03/03/2020
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Perth or Glasgow

Salary: £28,000 - £42,000 depending on skills and experience

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time 37 hours per week

About the Department

Transmission operates under licence as Scottish Hydro Electric (SHE) Transmission plc, responsible for the transmission of electricity in the north of Scotland. We own and maintain the 132kV, 275kV and 400kV electricity transmission network in our licence area. Our network comprises of underground cables, overhead wooden poles, steel towers and electricity substations, and it extends over a quarter of the UK land mass across some of its most challenging terrain.

What is the Role?

It is an exciting time to join SHE Transmission which has recently published its draft Business Plan outlining its ambitious plans for the next price control period (RIIO-T2), including proposals which would see expenditure of over £2bn over the five-year period.

A Performance Business Analyst is required to join our team in Transmission within the Networks division of SSE. The role will be responsible for establishing, monitoring and delivering processes to ensure compliance with Ofgem commitments and Licence Obligations.

You'll work with a broad cross-section of stakeholders, both internal and external to the business, focusing on the collation, understanding and communication of transmission business performance against objectives set out in the RIIO-T1 business plan. A key part of this role involves developing an understanding of all business and regulatory obligations and compliance/assurance activities associated with the transmission business.

This is a wide spanning role and will give you a unique opportunity to learn about our business, and the projects we look after on a day to day basis.

What do I need?

To ensure you get the most from your role, we ask that you have demonstrable experience within a similar role, perhaps within a research, insight or business analysis setting in a corporate environment. You'll have experience working with multiple stakeholders and have strong commercial awareness. In addition, you'll have the ability to operate out with your field of expertise, engaging with technical, financial and engineering specialists, to gather relevant information. Project Management skills and experience supporting an internal PMO function would be an advantage for this role.

An ability to lead meetings and engage with stakeholders at all levels of the business is essential.

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

Internal candidates please inform your line manager before submitting your application.

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

We'll let you know the outcome of your job application after the closing date. To discuss any adjustments, you require to submit your application please get in touch

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'.

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