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Operations Project Manager

Aberdeen City, Dundee City Council, Highland Council, Perth and Kinross
Full time
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SSE plc
Mining, resources & energy
10,001+ employees
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About the role

Base Location: Perth, Aberdeen, Inverness or Dundee

Salary: £47,600 - £71,600 + car /car allowance + performance-related bonus + a range of benefits to support your finances, wellbeing and family.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time | Flexible First options available

SSEN Transmission is currently recruiting for an Operations Project Manager to lead project teams in the execution of operational improvement projects in the Asset Management and Operations (AM&O) team. The team is currently undergoing a significant period of change, both in the way we work and the technologies we use. This is an excellent opportunity to influence this change.

The key duties & responsibilities of the Operations Project Manager are:

- Accountability to the Lead Operations Project Manager for delivery and support of a variety of projects, including Transformation, Innovation and Network Resilience projects.

- Support the delivery of our Business Plans, including project development, optioneering and the production of supporting documentation.

- Analysing external benchmarking results to identifying opportunities for improvement and obtaining stakeholder buy-in to develop and implement the change.

What do I need?

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

- Project Management or performance improvement experience, preferably within the Utilities Industry. Operational experience would be highly beneficial but not required.

- Excellent verbal and written communication and solid presentation skills. You need to make the work that we are doing visible and engaging.

- The ability to work independently and manage your time over a wide variety of projects is vital. Candidates should have experience working with multi-skilled teams or a variety of stakeholders and should be comfortable challenging the status quo.

About our Business

SSEN Transmission owns and operates the electricity transmission network in the north of Scotland, transporting energy from where it is generated to where it is needed, providing a safe and reliable supply of electricity to the communities it serves. Home to some of the UK's greatest resources of renewable energy, SSEN Transmission is playing a critical role in the transition to a low carbon future, developing, building, maintaining and operating a network for net zero.

What's in it for you?

We offer an excellent package with 34 days annual leave 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 encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments you need during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE' to find out more.

What happens now?

All applications should be made 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 flexibly requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact / 01738 344049.

Before commencing your role with SSE, you'll need to complete our pre-employment screening process. This will consist of a criminality and credit check.


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