24 Jul Account Manager – Energy & Utilities
Excellent opportunity for an Account Manager with varied experience of energy supply, utilities procurement, bill validation, data capture and management to work in a pan-European capacity overseeing the utilities management services of a prestigious client.
You’ll essentially be operating as an internal Account Manager, working as the interface between the client and various stakeholders internally and external stakeholders such as brokers/TPI’s. You’ll be comfortable wearing multiple “hats”; able to engage with client in-country FM’s across multiple EMEA countries, utilities managers and internally to the Account Director and Corporate Finance.
You will know your way around utilities procurement and be comfortable liaising with a TPI to analyse utilities supply agreements across EMEA and develop and present recommended procurement strategy with go-to-market timings for each country which reflects prevailing local market conditions.
Applicants should also be familiar with Utilities Invoice Management and/or bill validation. You will be responsible for co-ordinating invoice validation processes, tracking and reporting queries and ensuring relevant credits are secured.
You will also be overseeing Utilities Data Management and with work with the TPI to co-ordinate consumption and invoicing data capture from in-country utilities supply companies, manage the uploading of data into the online energy data system and own and manage data validation to ensure data accuracy, consistency and quality. You will continuously monitor consumption and invoicing data and use systems dashboards and reporting tools to proactively identify opportunities to reduce consumption, benchmarking consumption patterns across sites and highlighting outliers & unexpected usage patterns.
Applicants should be able to demonstrate significant experience of utilities management across multiple EMEA countries, ideally gained in a large multi-site EMEA / international property portfolio requiring co-ordination of utilities services across hundreds of sites. You should have experience of TPI relationship management, utilities supply company communications, utilities procurement strategy development, utilities procurement bid management, utilities invoice management, utilities consumption reduction management and client / stakeholder relationship management. Experience of utilities data capture, data analytics and utilities reporting would also be useful.
Applicants should be articulate, analytical and hold a degree in a relevant discipline.
Please note that we will endeavour to review your application within two weeks and, if there is interest in your candidacy, a Consultant will be in touch. Unfortunately, due to the significant amount of applications we receive, we are unable to provide individual feedback so if you have not heard from us within two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful. Thank you for your interest.
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