Contract Manager

Seacroft, Leeds
circa £45,000 plus package
14 Oct 2016
02 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Were on a journey and we would love you to join us as our metering business transforms into the new and exciting Smart world. With new technologies and systems impacting our processes this is a big change for everyone in npower and our industry.

Working at the heart of our metering business the Contract team is committed to seeking value for our customers and npower within the contracts which we manage, seeking continuous improvements which focus on agents and service providers performance or contractual obligation.

Contract Managers at npower have interaction across all business segments and at all levels which is great for your development and raising your own profile. Youll be responsible for managing the E2E process for all contracts in your portfolio, your understanding of segment requirements is key to you being creative in your solutions to meet their needs. You will then be best placed to identify demand against forecast for your contracts, managing risks and seeking out opportunities to maximise the performance of the services provided.

Building sound relationships with Agents and Service Providers and understanding how they operate is important as this will aid in defining KPIs and managing their performance to the agreed terms, you will hold regular supplier meetings to review and challenge any performance issues, this is where you get to provide innovative solutions taking in to consideration the contract and where appropriate implement any improvement plans, this includes the development and renegotiation of contracts.

The environment is dynamic and fast paced; no day is ever the same with an ever changing landscape. To thrive in this role we are looking for you to have an understanding on the full lifecycle of a commercial contract, delivered contracts on time and to budget, held contract reviews on performance and implemented improvement plans. Youll also demonstrate that you have worked with stakeholders at all levels and built strong relationships, been a key influence in the negotiation or renegotiating of contracts, identified risks and opportunities in a business.

What do I get in return? Our people are our most important asset and are what sets us apart from the competition. We offer a competitive salary circa £45,000 an impressive benefits package with a great Company Pension, 25 days holiday. You will have the opportunity to really shape the future of the business whilst receiving the support you need to develop your skills and experience to enable you to achieve your long term ambitions. The Seacroft site the facilities include free car parking and subsidised canteen, you will work 37 hours a week mainly based at this office but with some travel to other locations when necessary.

What do I do next? Apply now for immediate consideration. Not ready to apply yet or have some questions first? Call Rob in confidence on 07814455097.