Regional Commercial Manager

Location UK / Leinster

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1368897

 Job Description

SSE Airtricity Utility Solutions is part of the SSE Group and is a leading MV, mechanical and electrical specialist contractor in Ireland

Job Title: Regional Commercial Manager

Location: Dublin 18

Salary: circa €70,000 depending on skills and experience + annual bonus

Permanent | Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available | 37.5 hours per week

Our Role

SSE Airtricity Utility Solutions is part of the SSE Group and is a leading MV, mechanical and electrical specialist contractor in Ireland. Operating in a dynamic environment, we are currently involved in a range of projects throughout Ireland running a variety of commercial and term contracts and have an exciting opportunity for a Regional Commercial Manager to work with our Operational and Business Development teams based from our Dublin office.

Providing sound contractual advice to senior operational managers, you will review and advise on matters and agreements relating to pre-contract and post-contract, both upstream and downstream. You will provide general advice and assistance on contractual matters, including negotiating and advising on construction contracts, preparing CVRs and settling final accounts to our offices in Ireland. You will also be involved in the Budget, Forecasting and Financial processes.

Your responsibilities will extend to analysing and reporting on contractual and commercial risk associated with main contracts and sub contracts/supplier agreements and assisting with the prevention and resolution of commercial and legal issues.

Your Skills and Experience

To be successful in this role, you will ideally be educated to degree level and hold a formal professional qualification such as SCSI/RICS. You should have proven experience in a commercial management role with a M&E or main contractor, combined with a strong understanding of construction contracts.

You should possess effective communication, presentation and negotiation skills and be flexible and pragmatic. You should have the ability to identify and suggest innovation and effective business improvements.

You must be able to demonstrate the ability to work in an organised, accurate and methodical manner and have a natural ability to build effective working relationships, working well both individually and as part of a team. Strong IT skills are vital.

A valid driver’s license would be essential for this role.

Our Company

SSE is Ireland’s second largest energy utility and the leading developer and investor in cleaner energy infrastructure. SSE owns and operates over 2,000MW of generation capacity on the island of Ireland, of which 718MW is from renewable sources. Sitting within our Wholesale business, SSE Airtricity supplies greener electricity, natural gas and essential services to over 770,000 homes and businesses. Since 2008, SSE has directly invested over £2bn in growing its Ireland energy business including investment in large-scale, cleaner energy infrastructure. As a result of that investment SSE has contributed over €5bn to Irish Gross Domestic Product (GDP) since 2010, demonstrating the scale of economic activity that SSE’s operations support across Ireland.

SSE Ireland has been certified by Business in the Community Ireland to the Business Working Responsibly Mark, the gold standard for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) and Sustainability in Ireland. The Mark is presented to companies that represent best-in-class leadership, policies, practices, performance, and impact in CSR and Sustainability including employee engagement, innovation, environmental practices, supply chain management and engagement with the local community.

Our Benefits

We employ 1000 individuals doing everything from helping customers with their bills to the creation of clean, green renewable energy. Our people are important to us and we go to great lengths to extend the values of our award winning customer service to our employees to ensure that as part of our diverse workforce, you have the flexibility and opportunity to develop to your fullest potential.

In addition to a competitive salary, you’ll automatically be enrolled in into our Group Pension Plan and have the opportunity to join our Share plans. You’ll enjoy 25 days’ annual leave entitlement, with the option to buy up to 10 extra days and will also be eligible for a host of other lifestyle benefits. Each employee is also entitled to one day paid volunteering, allowing you to dedicate your time, skills and expertise to your local community or a charitable cause as part of our “Be the Difference” scheme.

Next Steps

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Closing date for applications is: 18th Nov 2018

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.

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