Smart/AMR Deployment Manager

Recruiter
Location
Oldbury
Salary
£35,000-£40,000 plus benefits
Posted
11 Jan 2017
Closes
25 Jan 2017
Ref
OL1431193SM_64_5
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
There isnt a better time to join us as we move into the world of Smart Metering and youll be leading a brand new team to deploy our business plan to ensure Smart meters are delivered to npower Business Solutions customers.

Role description:

Youll be responsible for the succession of our Smart role out plan and ensure it is delivered effectively to our customers under tight time constraints whilst identifying and resolving escalated issues on failures against the plan across the whole of npower Business Solutions. Reporting to the Senior Leadership Team and to Ofgem on the success of the delivery, or otherwise, against the Smart role out plan.

Youll also:

Weigh up operational delivery of Smart metering against the cost plan.

Determine the eligibility of our customers in relation to if and when we can install Smart meters to their sites.

Ensure exceptions processes can be delivered and will manage the introduction of local working practices or procedures to be able to utilise the Smart meters once installed.

Liaising with different departments and business segments across npower to collaborate and deliver successfully against the plan.

Skills and experience

Youll have:

Proven experience of strategic delivery.

Awareness of the Metering Industry

Commercial understanding to deliver cost effective strategies

Strong influencing and communication skills with a collaborative approach

Proven line management experience

An analytical mind with the ability to work against tight time constraints.

It would be nice if you also had but isnt essential:

Project Management experience or Prince2

Working knowledge of project related methodologies

Why work for us

As well as a competitive salary and impressive benefits package youll also get the opportunity to really shape the future of our business. Along the way well give you all the support you need to develop your skill set and achieve your long term ambitions.

£35,000-£40,000 depending on experience plus a rewarding benefits package.

Company overview

npower is one of the UKs biggest energy suppliers.

We supply gas and electricity to millions of homes up and down the country, So when you switch on the light, take a shower, or simply have a cuppa, youll know you can rely on us. Were also here for you when your boiler needs servicing or repairing. We offer competitive tariffs that save you money and well tell you when you can save even more. Its all part of how we stand up for customers every day at npower. We stand up for the community too. Were proud to have been a partner of Macmillan for 12 years raising over £3.5m. Were also one of only a handful of UK companies to have been awarded the Carbon Trust Triple Award for sustainable management of energy, waste and water.

Please apply online by selecting the 'Apply' button and uploading your CV directly. Applications will only be accepted via the Apply button.

Agencies: We operate a preferred supplier arrangement, however if you wish to be considered at the next review session please submit a brief overview of your capability to pslreviewrecruitment@npower.com.