We are looking for a permanent Scheme Manager, Field Based Role Covering Southern UK - Reporting to Head Office in Coventry

Scheme Manager

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Scheme Manager
Salary: £42,287 - £53,990
Location: Field Based Role Covering Southern UK – Reporting to Head Office in Coventry


At E.ON Energy Installation Services Ltd (EEISL), our team helps customers affordably invest in new energy efficiency measures to help improve people’s lives. Making life more comfortable for customers is what makes us tick, Currently we provide our customers with a mixture of Boiler Replacements, Full Gas Central Heating Systems, Air Source Heat Pumps, Ground Source Heat Pumps, Solar Photovoltaic, External Wall insulation, Cavity Wall Insulation and Loft Insulation. We listen to what customers really want, we advise them on what's right for them and then we make it happen. As our business continues to grow we want to do even more.

As a Scheme Manager you will have responsibility for the delivery of several Energy Efficiency Schemes for our Social Housing Provider Clients. Initially you will be responsibility for projects in the southern portion of the UK but this may be subject to adjustment based on successful bids.

Reporting to the Project Programme Manager you will lead a team Site Supervisors in delivering the Schemes in a safe, timely, compliant and profitable manner whilst ensuring that the Medium Term Plan (MTP) is achieved to the EEISL targets.


This is a fantastic opportunity not just to work flexibly, but also to build a reputation with one of the world’s leading energy suppliers in the process.

What we need from you

  • Experience of working in a regulated industry, specifically the Energy Companies Obligation, is desirable.
  • Experience in a Contract or Project Manager position, delivering a variety of residential projects to occupied properties for Social Housing Provider Clients. You will have experience in taking projects from tender stage through to handover. This experience is preferably complemented by a higher construction-based qualification.
  • Experience in the implementation of CDM Regulations 2015 as well as strong and varied SHE experience combined with a willingness to be significantly involved in the continued development of a evolving and robust Safety Management system.
  • Experience in the installation of Energy Efficiency Measures with particular emphasis on Full Gas Central Heating Systems, Air Source Heat Pumps, Ground Source Heat Pumps and Solar Photovoltaic.
  • Extensive experience in leading and managing a project team, often remotely, so that they achieve their full potential and deliver a successful residential project.
  • Demonstrable experience in constructing, tracking and maintaining project programmes, using a recognised package such as Microsoft Project, ensuring at all times that risks to the critical path are identified, understood and mitigated against.
  • Skilled in the identification and mitigation against contractual risk through collaboration with a commercial team.
  • Skilled in the managing the expectations of several internal and external stakeholders concurrently.
  • Excellent inter-personal, communication and influencing skills.
  • CSCS card – Managers Level preferred.
  • SMSTS qualification
  • IOSH, NEBOSH or similar SHE qualification.
  • ACS Certification  (CCN1 CENWAT HTR1 CKR1) is desirable.
  • Knowledge of Gas Industry Unsafe Situations Procedure and corrective action process is desirable.
  • Knowledge of the Gas Industry (Installation & Use) Regulations – 2018 Amendment is desirable.
  • Full and clean Driving License.


Additional Information

This is a demanding role with a lot of responsibility.  But the rewards are great as well.  You won’t just have the renown of working for a world-leading energy supplier; you’ll have the chance for real career progression too.  We have a market leading benefits package – 26 days’ holiday plus 8 bank holidays, a generous pension scheme and the chance to choose from some 20 flexible benefits.

  • This is a field based role responsible for covering projects in Southern UK. You will be required to work effectively from a combination of Site, Head Office in Coventry and home.
  • Due to the nature of this role a DBS (Disclosure Barring Service) check maybe required.


E.ON is committed to equal opportunities and actively promotes diversity, equality and flexibility.

At a glance

Reference no.: 132141 Closing date: 27/10/2020 Salary: £42,287 - £53,990

Get in touch

If you have any questions about this role please contact vikki.reeves@eon-uk.com

About us

E.ON is a privately owned international energy company. Our 42,000 colleagues in 13 countries work daily towards the improvement of technical innovations and user-friendly customer solutions for the new energy world. We are the first large energy company to focus more heavily upon the energy of the future through our three business areas of energy networks, renewable energies and customer solutions.

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