Job Title: Commercial Specialist Location: Reading Salary: £21,161 – £27,947 depending on skills and experience Permanent | Full Time Hours | 37 hours per week Our Role Working on our Commercial team you will contribute to the management of the OPEX budget, which includes several large telecoms vendor accounts. You will collaborate with the Accounts, Finance, Project Manager, Provisioning and Pricing departments to gather information and resolve queries for reconciliation purposes. On a day to day basis you will provide updates and reporting to suppliers and internal team such as AP and Finance. Furthermore, you will oversee the production and process of reconciliation sheets, raising PO’s and receipting invoices and distributing to key departments within SSE. Your Skills and Experience Ideally you will have worked within a commercial or financial team in a similar business or in an operations role for a financial organization. You will be comfortable working with spreadsheets and complex data. You will also enjoy working with supplier contacts and ensuring payments terms are being met. Our Company The Enterprise Division comprises four companies: Contracting, Rail, Telecoms and Utilities. The SSE Enterprise Projects and Operational Support Team support the entire Enterprise division leading the deployment of best practice in assurance, project management, engineering and in handling strategic projects. SSE Enterprise Telecoms operates a 13,700km private telecoms network, with 265 Points of Presence and connectivity to over 80 commercial data centres that span the UK. With its extensive telecoms engineering experience, the company provides commercial security with unrivalled in-house engineering resource to Service Providers, Large Enterprises and the Public Sector providing a competitive range of leading edge Ethernet, Cloud Connect, Optical Networking and Co-location services. Our Benefits We have an excellent benefits package as part of our offering. Here’s a few highlights; - Generous holiday allowance (you can even buy additional holidays) - Great share plans - Group Pension Plan - One day paid volunteering - Tailored internal development opportunities Next Steps Just click the Apply button to submit your application, it doesn’t take long. Closing date for applications is: 9 th August 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.