General Manager Metering Operations
Vector
Wellington
8h ago
source : Recruitme

Who we are

We?re on a mission to reinvent the way homes, cities and communities are powered.

Our people are creating a new energy future where power will flow through brilliant infrastructure, smart technology and clever systems.

It?s all about providing greater access to more affordable, reliable, sustainable energy.

Electric vehicles, renewables and next-gen batteries will all play a part. But it?s more than that; to truly shift the dial on decarbonisation we need the best and the brightest to capitalise on the convergence of technology, sustainability and customer focus that forms the basis of our strategy.

We?ve done great things already, join us and help us do even more.

About the role

The General Manager, Metering Operations will be responsible for leading the New Zealand and Australia operations function, including field operations for the New Zealand mass market, C&I and Gas and Vircom business.

  • The focus of this role will be to provide leadership in health and safety, to maintain and improve Metering current strong market position in New Zealand and support the strategic growth objectives for Australia, and to ensure the longevity of the Metering business beyond the expiry of foundational advanced metering contracts.??
  • Leadership

    Communicate a compelling and inspired vision and sense of core purpose which motivates and inspires the Metering Operations group.

    Overall responsibility for culture and staff wellbeing across New Zealand and Australia operations centres, and work collaboratively with the wider Metering and OnGas Leadership team and the wider Vector group.

    Promote continuous learning and the development of others to achieve maximum potential in staff.

    Operational Excellence

    In conjunction with the wider leadership team leverage the trans-Tasman scale of Metering to ensure Metering is the most efficient provider in Australasia through :

  • Aligning the underlying platforms and management structures across both NZ and Australia;
  • Leveraging IT and development capex across both markets;
  • Driving process efficiency via lean six sigma disciplines; and
  • Ensuring Metering is relentlessly focussed on continuous improvement and cost efficiency.
  • Deliver / exceed annual budgets.? Manage capital spend within budget.

    Ensure all operational compliance requirements in New Zealand and Australia are achieved.

    Lead and embed a culture of health, safety and quality across the Operations group :

  • Ensure the team maintain, monitor & evolve HSE standards to minimise the risk for injury and mitigate all major HSE risks associated with Metering? field operations;
  • Ensure all field operations are performed in strict accordance with all technical quality and HSE requirements; and
  • Proactively lead the improvement HSE standards and supporting practices across both Metering? and FSP?s processes.
  • Accountability for compliance activities across New Zealand and Australia, including :

  • Ensuring all activities meet the relevant Regulatory, Jurisdictional and Network requirements, obligations and codes
  • Manage and build robust relationships with key Regulatory bodies
  • Ensure that Vectors compliance legal and regulatory obligations are met.

    Disciplined Growth

    Build the Metering operational and deployment capacity continuously to allow the business to :

  • Meet Retailers SLAs
  • Allow the Commercial team to pursue additional business
  • To grow the business to establish Vector as the leading metering business in the Australian market and to deliver returns to our stakeholders.
  • What we can offer you

    We take pride in our vision and values, working together to create a new energy future.???

    You'll be joining?a dynamic company that provides the ideal career environment for individuals with high calibre experience and skills.

    You'll be offered a competitive salary, a range of great benefits, and the opportunity to grow your skills and make a real difference in a supportive, high-performing team.

    Vector engages a workforce made up of individuals with diverse skills, values, backgrounds and experiences. Vector respects and values?

    people who are different from each other, including gender, ethnicity, disability, age, sexual orientation, race and religion.

    We welcome applications from all individuals. If you require special assistance or accessibility support from us during the application and selection process, please do not hesitate to email recruitment vector.

    co.nz. For standard applications, please ensure you apply via the Apply link as hiring managers are unable to view and assess applications via this email.

    Applications close 30 July 2020.

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