Service Partner Lead

Southern Water
West Sussex
50000.00 GBP Annual
09 Aug 2017
06 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We have a great new opportunity for a Service Partner Lead to develop and implement contract management strategies across Southern Water Customer Service delivery. You will oversee the full contract management lifecycle, drive operational delivery, and take the lead in identifying continuous improvement / added value opportunities.

In this role you will be involved in the appointment of a Service Partner for our Customer Service delivery. Once appointed, you will be responsible for management, oversight and governance of that Service Partner, ensuring the highest possible service is delivered in all cases.

To be successful in this role you will need exceptional stakeholder and relationship management skills. Demonstrating strong commercial acumen, you will have experience in vendor, contract or supplier management. Experience of customer service is essential for this position. A background in utilities would be advantageous.

As a brand new position within Southern Water you'll be in a great position to really shape and influence how we do things.

Please note your home office will be Durrington in West Sussex, but this role will involve considerable travel.

Why work for Southern Water?

Our engineers, scientists, technicians, customer and corporate service teams work together to provide water and wastewater services to more than 4.6 million people across the South East.

Working for us, you will:

  • Receive a competitive package including pension, company car and 25 days annual leave
  • Play a vital role in your community
  • Help to safeguard our natural resources for future generations