Senior Project Development Manager - Smart Energy Systems

  • SSE Plc
  • United Kingdom, Multiple Locations
  • Jun 10, 2021
Technology Full Time - Continuing

Job Description:

Base Location: Glasgow, Reading or London (Flexible across UK regions)

Salary: Competitive plus Bonus, Car/Cash Allowance + Benefits package

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time Hours | Working Differently options available

What is the role?

The SSE Digital Services team is currently expanding its portfolio of services and solutions by developing a smart energy systems capability. It is targeting rapid growth in this part of the business and beginning a transformation process, focusing on decarbonising electricity, heat and transport. Working for the Smart Energy Systems Sector Director, the Senior Project Development Manager will be an exciting role with a genuine opportunity to position SSE as a provider of choice in this field.

Our work brings together the best of the energy and digital solutions that SSE offers to business customers in local, smart energy solutions that encompass energy assets such as generation and battery storage, electrical networks, load and control systems such as Virtual Power Plants to deliver smart, flexible energy systems.

What do I need?

About our Business

SSE Enterprise Utilities is the Distributed Energy (DE) and Private Networks business of SSE plc. We finance, own, operate and maintain energy infrastructure for commercial, industrial and residential customers - providing them with a market leading project development service and certainty of operational performance and asset management.

Life at SSE

If you’re considering a career with us, you’re probably wondering what’s in it for you? From health and wellness to finances and family, we’re proud of our benefits package which includes 34 days holiday (plus the option to buy additional days), enhanced maternity and paternity leave, discounted healthcare and a wide range of offers via our SSE Advantage scheme.:

At SSE we’re proud to celebrate difference. We all have different skills, experience and backgrounds and we strive to have a friendly and inclusive culture where you can be yourself. We take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra ‘if it’s not safe, we don’t do it’.

SSE is 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 and assessment process, and upon joining SSE.

Read more about our inclusion and diversity commitments here.

Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online, it doesn’t take long.

If you would like a confidential informal discussion about this role before applying, to discuss any working differently requirements or adjustments you may require, please contact [email protected] / 01738 275808.

I'll let you know the outcome of your application after the closing date.

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.