Logistics Manager - Marine

Aberdeen City, 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 or Inverness.

Salary: Competitive Salary + 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

The Logistics Manager is a key role within the Offshore Directorate Marine Function supporting Transportation (land, air, sea), Materials management, warehousing and shore base management, accommodation & welfare, Freight forwarding, personnel movement and tracking.

The key responsibilities of the Logistics Manager (Marine) include:

- Deliver the Logistics strategy for the marine function and support the development of the Logistics Plan across all projects within the Portfolio.

- Act as the Subject Matter Expert for logistics inputs for all projects, leading and maintaining high levels of communication between the logistics team, project management and relevant stakeholders.

- Working closely with and supporting the project teams in developing and reviewing the key Logistics documentation required to effectively delivery the Logistics Management Plans.

- Ensure that the Contractors logistics teams provide a flawless service for the project construction activities, managing resources and materials effectively to deliver project schedules.

- Develop, mentor and support a high performing Logistics team, identifying opportunities for further professional development, and a culture of innovation and solution focused delivery.

What do I need?

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

- Demonstrable experience in managing Logistics and Service Provision for onshore and offshore projects.

- Skilled in managing international contractors and various vessel types and operations.

- Experience of acting as a subject matter expert, with the ability to present succinctly and with authority to ensure decisive action and innovative solutions for the project teams.

- Track record in investigating incidents relating to logistics delivery or personnel welfare for fast corrective actions and recording in terms of safety management.

- Experience in supporting, developing, and mentoring a team, to establish a positive, inclusive culture delivering outstanding results and performance.

About our Business

At SSEN Transmission, we take immense pride in owning and operating the high-voltage electricity transmission network across the north of Scotland. We transport energy from where it is generated to wherever it is needed, ensuring a safe and reliable electricity supply for the communities we serve. But that's not all – we're committed to upgrading the grid to deliver cleaner, homegrown energy for the future. By developing, building and maintaining a network for net zero, we're creating secure power for generations to come.

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 Stephanie at stephanie.murphy@sse.com or 01738 342963.

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.