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Job description

Location: London & South East

Salary: Highly Competitive package + bonus and car allowance

Permanent | Full Time Hours

The Role

Join a successful team at the heart of innovation!

Energy Solutions, SSEs energy optimisation division, is at the centre of SSEs push to bring distributed energy, smart city and smart building solutions to market. Our South East Support business has a fantastic reputation for the successful delivery of iconic buildings and key developments across the south east. Due to ongoing company growth and increasing clientele within the London / South East region, we have a fantastic new opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager professional to join our team.

Besides your industry relationships, to be successful in this role you will be conversant with BEMS infrastructure and will be able to hold technical discussions around building control technologies with your clients; who will rely on your technical skills to support their building control system going forward.

As Operations Manager, you will be a key member of the management team, responsible for the operational delivery of a large contract base. Key responsibilities include:

- Lead, develop and guide a team of coordinators and engineers.

- Develop and maintain a culture of 'If its not safe we don't do it.

- Ensure contract deliverables are met and clients expectations are exceeded.

- Management of adhoc reactive works including emergency call-outs.

- Generation of extra works through targeted campaigns.

- Assist with the development of enhanced working practises and systems.

- Own and control through effective management of cost control and labour productivity.

Your Skills & Experience

To be successful in this role you'll have demonstrable previous BEMS/HVAC Building Management Systems experience, along with experience of managing a team. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills will be some of your key assets along with the ability to build, nurture and maintain strong relationships with your clients and your team. P&L/financial acumen would also be highly valuable.

As this is an autonomous position it is essential that you are self-motivated and driven with excellent people management skills.

The Business

Energy Solutions is the largest Siemens Building Technologies partner and one of the top four Trend Technology Centres in the UK and can boast in depth knowledge of control systems across the built environment and multiple manufacturers. Our Remote Optimal™ solution utilises the Niagara 4 platform and automated decision-making software to provide an analytics engine to assist building owners deliver optimised working environments. You will be responsible for taking the full range of our solutions to market in London and the south east.

In addition to an attractive personal salary and benefits package, SSE can offer the opportunity for career progression

As you will be travelling to different sites its essential that you hold a full driving licence.

You can read more about what we do, via our website at https://sseenergyoptimisation.co.uk/

Our Benefits

We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here's a few highlights;

- Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays)

- Great share plans

- Group Pension Plan

- One day paid volunteering

- Tailored internal development opportunities

Next Steps

Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn't take long.

Closing date for applications is: 30th September 2019

This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If you're internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application. If you're successful, well conduct some pre-employment checks.

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Full-Time, Permanent
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