Business Support Manager
Job Title: Business Support Manager
Location: Peterhead Power Station, Aberdeen
Salary: £51,100 - £77,300 depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits + car/cash allowance + annual bonus
Permanent full-time hours with flexible working patterns available
As Business Support Manager, you'll report into the Power Station Manager and take a lead role in managing the Process Support group at Peterhead. You will be accountable for providing efficient Business, SHE and Quality Management support.
As a senior manager, you'll have several areas of responsibility, including;
*Setting and maintaining high standards in relation to Safety, Health and Environmental
performance, ensuring procedures and work instructions are maintained in line with our
regulatory obligations. This will also include Emergency Response Management and Business
*The ownership and coordination of the Competency Management and Asset Information Systems.
*The coordination and control of the station's Business Support functions i.e. local procurement,
inventory management and financial planning and reporting
*The development and maintenance of the SHE and business risk register, improvement actions
and routine audits.
*Controlling the departmental budget and reporting on the Power Station controllable costs.
*Providing leadership, direction and development throughout the department to actively
encourage a culture of involvement, engagement and teamwork.
Your Skills & Experience
To be successful in this role, we are looking for someone who has a background in finance, procurement, health, safety, environment and general risk management, coupled with an understanding of the wider energy market and related legislation.
Financially competent, you'll have proven experience managing budgets and be comfortable interpreting financial documentation such as budget complications and results. Your natural ability to plan, organise and delegate allows you to anticipate issues and rectify them, using your available resources affectively to ensure performance is maintained and we deliver against our goals.
We're looking for someone to who exudes energy, enjoys a challenge and loves figuring out how to get things done. You will be comfortable with technology and are always looking for opportunities to change things for the better. Most importantly, you pride yourself on your customer focus and your ability to build effective teams through sharing success and creating strong positive moral.
Thermal Generation is responsible for the operation and maintenance of all SSE thermal power plants in GB and ROI including gas, oil-fired, CHP and coal-fired generation.
Peterhead Power Station is the largest CCGT power station in Scotland and is situation near the small fishing village of Boddam in Aberdeenshire.
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
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Closing date for applications is: 16th December 2018
For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please get in touch via sse.
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, we'll conduct some pre-employment checks.