Job Title: Customer Service and Billing Manager
Salary - upto £35,000 plus Veolia benefits *listed below
Location - Dunfermline, KY11 8NX
Hours - Full time, 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
We operate with COVID safety procedures in place and the team are currently working
flexibly both at home and remote.
What you’ll do
At Veolia, the Customer Service and Billing Team Leader’s responsibility is to ensure that the Retail and Commercial team delivers excellent customer service, accurate invoices and great value to our customers.
As we are a small team, this role is a unique opportunity to experience working across all elements of the retail water industry whilst working for a large and diverse organisation.
We are looking for someone with credit management and billing experience with strong analytical skills.
What you’ll need,
Checking and approving customer invoices (mostly water but also electricity & gas) for our Retail Water and Airport customers
Ensure that credit management is a top priority across the team and debt is chased in a timely and professional manner
Support the team with billing and credit management where required
Reporting on performance of direct reports (invoices raised, credit management position, complaints, cases logged, operational forms, meters read, etc)
Management of external billing system supplier
Identification of enhancements to the billing system and management of these with the supplier
Responsible for managing relationship with water wholesalers in Scotland and England
First escalation point for all complaints
Responsible for ensuring that customer communications are friendly and clear
Delivery and management of small projects
Responsible for ensuring meter reading is completed to avoid fines and ensure market leading performance
The experience you will need
Credit management & billing experience
Attention to detail (accuracy and analytical skills)
Ability to multitask and work on many different things in one day
People management responsibility (or team leader)
Influencing and negotiating skills
Flexible approach to problem solving
Commitment and drive to improve processes and standard
Previous experience in the water / utilities market
Benefits you will receive within this role are
Eligible for annual performance bonus
The option to join our attractive Veolia pension scheme.
Access to Veolia rewards, benefits and discounts.
Access to financial and mental health support.
25 days annual leave and statutory bank holidays.
Who is Veolia?
We are the UK leader in Environmental Solutions. We offer services and expertise in waste, water and energy management helping to build a more sustainable future. As a global organisation, our work focuses on delivering simple but innovative solutions to preserving natural resources, reducing pollution and protecting our environment.
Veolia is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants meeting the minimum criteria for the role will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, gender or gender expression, disability, race or ethnicity, religion or belief, sexual orientation, or veteran status.
Veolia employees are employed under standard terms and conditions and in order to promote fairness, any changes to roles/grades as part of an employment offer we make to existing staff-graded employees will be subject to the acceptance of the standardised terms and conditions. Therefore, please be advised that any new terms and conditions may differ from your current contract with Veolia if you are staff-graded.