Digital Change Lead - Corporate Services

  • SSE Plc
  • Ireland
  • Jun 22, 2022
Technology Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Base Location: Flexible UK & Ireland | We're proud to offer a Flexible First approach to work, and this role is no exception. We will, however need your base 'home' location to be one of our SSE offices or depots around the UK and Ireland.

Salary:£46,100 - 69,100 + car / allowance + performance-related bonus + a range of other benefits to support your family, finances and wellbeing.

Working Pattern: Permanent or Fixed Term Contract or Secondment | Full Time or Part Time | Flexible working options available

What is the Role?

The purpose of this job is to deliver the change management approach associated with achieving the Digital ambition of all Corporate Services functions in SSE. The role holder will be expected to support each function as required in a suitable change management approach and work at a higher level to impact the Digital culture of SSE Corporate Services, through excellent training and communications.

The job will work closely with Corporate IT and relevant product owners to deliver Digital change, will support a Digital Working Group and Digital Community in advancing Digital adoption. This role impacts approximately 2,000 people across Corporate Services and impacts all SSE businesses.

Stakeholder Relationship Management

The job holder will exploit every opportunity to deliver excellence through knowing the customer and their Digital ambition and how best to manage change in each corporate function. The outcome of this should be effective and positive engagement with all customers and stakeholders.

Programme / Change Delivery

Work with the Digital Delivery Lead to plan, organise and deliver the change effort for the programme and individual projects, focussing on those that require support. Ensure appropriate change management approach is applied to the programme and each function.

Training Needs

Introduce a fit for purpose training model, which will be determined by conducting a through training needs analysis across Corporate Services. This will determine what training is offered to different stakeholder groups and by which appropriate channel.

Critical Enablement

Support the delivery of a range of critical enablers that will support all Corporate Functions in achieving their Digital ambition. The role holder will be expected to support the change effort required to implement these enablers.

Digital Culture

A key component of the role is consideration around future ways of working and the impact of Digital adoption on the workforce, both positively and negatively and how health and wellbeing is balanced in a Digitally enabled organisation.

What do I need?

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

About our Business

At SSE, we own more than 500 property assets and several thousand land assets, which are located across the length and breadth of the UK and Ireland. Our Procurement & Commercial, Property and Facilities Management teams are responsible for helping the business to procure services and materials in a timely and cost-effective way, and for ensuring SSE offers a safe, modern, fit-for-purpose property portfolio. We work right across the SSE Group, ensuring our businesses gets the best possible service and value from our supplier network, as well as ensuring all service providers are compliant and continue to meet contractual obligations and business need.

What’s in it for you?

An excellent package with 34 days holiday 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 actively encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments required during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for ‘Inclusion & Diversity at SSE’ to find out more.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted 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 differently requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact / 01738 344763.

EXTERNAL: Before commencing employment with SSE, you'll be required to fully complete our pre-employment screening process consisting of a basic criminal records and credit check.