• Job Reference: 525273
  • Date Posted: 20 November 2020
  • Employer: SSE PLC
  • Website:
  • Location: Poole, Dorset
  • Salary: £19,778 to £26,120
  • Sector: Administration
  • Job Type: Full Time

Job Description

Base Location: Poole

Salary: £19,778 - £26,120 depending on experience

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full Time 37 hours per week | Flexible Working options available

About the Department

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.

What is the Role?

We are looking to recruit an Administrator into the Utility solutions Gas Delivery team, based from our office in Poole. As a team we assist in all back-office work for laying Gas pipe on new housing developments. We have a team of operational staff that we assist on a daily basis to make sure they have all the paperwork they need and that its recorded properly and to OFGEM standards once completed.

As part of this team, you will be responsible for all areas of administration/data entry. Strong organisational skills and a good level of computer literacy, in particular Microsoft Office (Word and Excel) are essential for completing daily work, which includes data entry of Job packs on multiple spreadsheets and programmes, uploading drawings of pipe onto a national database, chasing payment from developers, speaking with different departments to ensure we have the correct information needed to carry out our work.

When working in any utilities, it is paramount you have Strong attention to detail, this will enable you to maintain the high degree of accuracy required to meet our high expectations with compliance for data capture and recording. You will regularly update this information onto our internal systems (training will be provided)

What do I need?

The successful candidate should have a strong background in Administration with excellent attention to detail and the ability to work as part of a team as well as independently. You will be proactive and self-motivated with a track record of producing high quality work and have the ability to talk to anyone with ease and confidence.

Our Benefits

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Next Steps

All applications should be submitted online however to discuss any adjustments you may require submitting your application please get in touch with We'll let you know the outcome of your application after the closing date.

If you successfully secure a role with us, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all 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.