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Operations Delivery Manager - South

Evolve Energy

Evolve Energy

England, UK
Posted on Tuesday, June 4, 2024
Help us make a big green dent in the universe. We're on a mission to drive the global renewable energy revolution, and we need loads more people to help us make our vision a reality.
Octopus Energy Services is spearheading the transition to greener, cheaper energy through the installation of in-home technologies; from smart meters and EV chargers; to low carbon heating, home batteries, solar, and beyond. We deliver smart energy, low carbon solutions for our customers.
We’ve fallen head-over-heels with heat pumps - which provide an ultra-efficient, reliable alternative to gas boilers.
We're looking for an Operations Delivery Manager in the South of England. As the Operations Delivery Manager, you will support the Regional Operations Director in overseeing the operational delivery across multiple regions. Your primary responsibility is to assist in ensuring that customers receive the highest level of service when transitioning to low-carbon heating.

What you'll do

  • Support Strategic Leadership: You will assist the Regional Operations Director in providing strategic direction and leadership to the Regional Operations Managers, ensuring alignment with the company’s overall strategy.
  • Resource Optimization: You will support the optimal utilisation of multi-skilled teams across all regions, empowering Regional Operations Managers to flex resources as needed to deliver the best customer outcomes.
  • Assist in Performance Management: You will help monitor the performance of all regions, including key metrics such as utilisation, weekly install throughput, team satisfaction, and retention.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: You will work closely with other regional managers and departments, including Sales, Install Support, Compliance, Supply Chain, Recruitment, and Training to support the development and implementation of a cohesive regional strategy.
  • Customer Experience Support: You will assist in overseeing the customer experience across all regions, ensuring that agreed targets for wait times, install success and overall customer satisfaction are met.
  • Team Support: You will help foster a high-performance, data-driven culture, supporting a team of Regional Operations Managers to deliver performance, share best practices, and drive innovation across all regions. Working with data/business analysts to ensure the highest value opportunities are prioritised and pursued
  • Quality & Compliance: You will work with the Compliance Team to ensure that all work is delivered to a safe, high standard with a mindset of continuous improvement.

What you'll need

  • Learning Mindset: A willingness to learn and grow, with the goal/ability of stepping into a Regional Operations Manager role in the future.
  • Data-Driven Decision Making: Comfort with using data to drive insights and support decision-making.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Demonstrated experience working collaboratively across a wide range of business functions to deliver cohesive regional performance.
  • Commercial Awareness: An understanding of how to deliver strong performance within defined commercial parameters.
  • Customer Focus: A commitment to delivering exceptional customer service.
  • Entrepreneurial Spirit: Ability to identify opportunities and work autonomously to scope and deliver initiatives to continuously improve performance across all regions.
  • Leadership Potential: Demonstrated potential to manage large, multi-skilled teams to deliver outstanding results in a high-growth environment.
  • Teamwork: Enjoys working with others and thrives in team settings.

Why else you'll love it here

  • Wondering what the salary for this role is? Just ask us! On a call with one of our recruiters it's something we always cover as we genuinely want to match your experience with the correct salary. The reason why we don't advertise is because we honestly have a degree of flexibility and would never want salary to be a reason why someone doesn't apply to Octopus - what's more important to us is finding the right octofit!
  • Octopus Energy is a unique culture. An organisation where people learn, decide, and build quicker. Where people work with autonomy, alongside a wide range of amazing co-owners, on projects that break new ground. We want your hard work to be rewarded with perks you actually care about! We won best company to work for in 2022, on Glassdoor we we're voted 50 best places to work in 2022 and our Group CEO, Greg has recorded a podcast about our culture and how we empower our people
  • Visit our perks hub - Octopus Employee Benefits
If this sounds like you then we'd love to hear from you.
Are you ready for a career with us? We want to ensure you have all the tools and environment you need to unleash your potential. Need any specific accommodations? Whether you require specific accommodations or have a unique preference, let us know, and we'll do what we can to customise your interview process for comfort and maximum magic!
Studies have shown that some groups of people, like women, are less likely to apply to a role unless they meet 100% of the job requirements. Whoever you are, if you like one of our jobs, we encourage you to apply as you might just be the candidate we hire. Across Octopus, we're looking for genuinely decent people who are honest and empathetic. Our people are our strongest asset and the unique skills and perspectives people bring to the team are the driving force of our success. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of any protected attribute. Our commitment is to provide equal opportunities, an inclusive work environment, and fairness for everyone.