Group Manager - Metering Operations


About Us

Vector Advanced Metering Services (AMS) is the leading metering provider in Australasia.  AMS has a fleet of more than 1.4 million advanced electricity meters in New Zealand and Australia.  AMS is 100% owned by Vector Limited, New Zealand’s leading energy infrastructure provider. Vector’s vision is to “Create a new energy future” and the rollout of smart meters and smart metering services is a key part of this.  Smart meters underpin the new energy future, by providing granular and real-time information about customer behaviour and energy usage, empowering new and innovative retail products, and enabling consumer participation in energy markets.

About the role

This role will govern a significant portion of AMS’ day to day metering operations.  You will be responsible for instilling a culture of continuous improvement and process efficiency to ensure AMS exceeds our customer SLAs and is the most efficient provider in Australasia.  You’ll drive service data delivery, remote fleet management and business intelligence across both markets. You’ll lead deployment in Australia.  You will manage the AMS IT programme & prioritisation to deliver service innovation.  You’ll act as the AMS business owner for the metering IT platforms (run by Vector Digital), with responsibility to monitor and optimising the costs to maintain and scale the platform.

Who we are looking for?

You’ll have significant experience at C-suite level in the international high-tech industry with a proven track-record of successful management of profit centres & business units in large international organisations. You’ll have demonstrated capability in transformation, continuous improvement & process optimisation and bring with you your experience in managing large teams spanning multiple jurisdictions. Put into play your best practice project management & lean six sigma disciplines for large digital projects, ideally brought from your exposure to manufacturing & production within competitive environments.

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.

Applications Close 15th November 2018.

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 assistance or accessibility support from us during the application and selection process, please email recruitment@vector.co.nz.

 

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