Internal Planning Senior Executive

Recruiter
EDF Energy
Location
Hove
Salary
Competitive
Posted
21 Nov 2016
Closes
19 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
EDF Energy are seeking a strong strategic thinker to join our Customers planning team. Responsible for leading high level planning and ensuring an integrated plan exists across the business unit, including financial and commercial targets, work plan and resources, that is aligned with the overall business targets.Reporting to the Manager of Planning and Forecasting you will have responsibility for interfacing with Finance, Operations IT and Business Change to ensure a cohesive plan to deliver on the Customers strategy is in place. This will include agreeing KPIs and milestones with sales teams and then tracking their performance and delivery. In addition you will be coordinating inputs into the Medium Term Plan, ensuring that commercial objectives are realistic and challenging back when they are not. You will have strong stakeholder management and communication skills as you will need to be able to understand strategies and articulate them to a variety of audiences effectively.We are seeking people who come from a project management or planning and performance background that have a good understanding of financial planning. You'll need to be confident in presenting and conducting workshop sessions with a variety of stakeholders along with constructively challenging and collaborating with others. In your current role you may be called 'Strategic Planner' or 'Marketing Planner'.As you will have seen in the energy industry is always a hot topic, this means our Planning team is an exciting place to be, you will play a vital part in ensuring that we retain a sustainable, profitable business whilst remaining competitive to our customers. You'll do this from either our brand new office in Croydon, with all the latest tech and dynamic work spaces and minutes from West Croydon station, or from our modern, open-plan office in Hove which has parking on site and is easily accessible by public transport.