Location : Perth
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Salary : Up to 34k depending on skills and experience
Permanent Full Time Hours with flexible working patterns available 37 hours per week
The main purpose of this role is to establish and maintain professional relationships with key stakeholders to influence behaviour, manage perceptions and create a mutual understanding to support the development and operation of the network.
Responsible for the planning, design and delivery of stakeholder engagement programmes, youll undertake activities across the business to develop training, research, governance, and effective reporting of stakeholder engagement for the business.
The Stakeholder Engagement Manager will represent the Networks business with stakeholders and industry specialist groups and use this insight to provide detailed reporting and insight to senior managers.
Your Skills and Experience
To succeed in this role, youll have a strong understanding of the energy sector and working knowledge of the regulation of electricity networks.
Youll have experience in gaining stakeholder and customer insight and interpreting this to influence key decision makers.
With the ability to speak publicly in front of large audiences with credibility, youll have excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Whilst having experience in customer or stakeholder engagement, planning and delivery, youll have the ability to develop and manage healthy relationships in challenging business circumstances.
Having the ability to build and manage relationships is key, and to be able to lead and manage cross functional project teams , covering multiple challenges and objectives.
Personally, youll be self-motivated with a can-do attitude and positive influencing skills with the ability to find answers within a diverse engineering-
focused organisation. Using initiative, youll think strategically and deliver work on time and in budget. Youll maintain focus during significant periods of organisational change.
At Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks (SSEN), our skilled teams operate and maintain our electricity distribution and transmission networks, carrying electricity to over 3.
7 million homes across the north of the Central Belt of Scotland and Central Southern England.
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Closing date for applications is : 21st July 2019
This vacancy is open to internal and external candidates. If youre internal, please notify your line manager before you submit your application.
If youre successful, well conduct some pre-employment checks.