Controller, Contracting & Settlement

Location Dublin City Centre, Dublin
Job Type Contract
Salary Negotiable
Published about 1 year ago
Contact Ciara Connolly
Job Ref CC95

Job Description

Grafton Recruitment is currently seeking a Controller, Contracting & Settlement for a 3 year contact with our client based in Dublin 4.

Our client is a leading Irish energy business, dedicated to the provision of transmission and market services for the benefit of electricity consumers. Our client is looking to recruit a Controller, Contracting & Settlement for their Contracting and Settlement team on a 3 year Fixed Term Contract.

The controller will:

  • Operate the business processes in an auditable manner in consultation with the Contracting and Settlement Team Lead
  • Ensure compliance with procedures and raise any deviations
  • Provides first level support to customer queries

Main Responsibilities of the role are to:

  • Support the day to day operation of a range of administration and processing activities e.g.
    • Daily data collection from TSOs and Meter Data Providers (MDP)
    • Settlement data validation and amendment
    • Scheduling and quality control of monthly settlement runs in accordance with the settlement timetable
  • Provide first level support to queries from customers or other departments
  • Operates the business processes in the settlement area in consultation with the senior controller
  • Works within defined guidelines and supervision and escalates complex issues in line with working guidelines and processes
  • Actively develops skills and knowledge and gains experience over time of a number of our clients internal systems and work practices
  • Ensures compliance with procedures and raises deviations to more senior team members

Essential Criteria

  • A third level qualification or equivalent in a Technical/Business/Finance discipline, and/or previous experience in a relevant role.
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a similar type role in the energy, finance, telecoms or business sectors
  • Intermediate/advanced standard in Excel and Word along with a strong knowledge of file management
  • Good numerical ability gained within current or previous role
  • Good analytical and problem solving ability
  • Demonstrates a quality orientation and attention to detail
  • Flexible approach to work along with the ability to work well in a team environment
  • Good communications and interpersonal skills.

Desirable Criteria

  • Working knowledge of database languages and basic programming languages and/or IS Systems knowledge of processes
  • Understanding of auditable processes and previous experience in documenting business processes