Assistant Assurance Manager - Government Regulator

London (Greater)
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Good numerical and analytical skills, with an excellent attention to detail are essential

Job Summary
A government regulator for electricity and downstream natural gas markets is seeking to make improvements to the standard operating procedures (SOPs) in their E-Service business, by aligning all SOPs into a standard format. My client is looking to recruit two Assistant Assurance Managers to review the SOPs in each area of E-Serve, communicating with various stakeholders to ensure the SOPs are current and then transposing the information in all the SOPs into a new format.

Your new role
Key responsibilities

  • Working with the Senior Assurance Manager to identify and ensure the existence of the SOPs that are held by the different schemes across E-Serve.
  • Understand the referencing system developed for document control.
  • Transpose the information from the current versions of SOPs across E-Serve into a new SOP format.
  • Ensuring the links within each SOP are active and logging any that are inactive.
  • Placing a copy of all the current SOPs into a new archive SOP area within SharePoint and placing all changed SOPs into the appropriate new folder in SharePoint.
  • Keeping an Excel log of all changes to SOPs made with appropriate commentary.

Specifically the role will undertake the following:-

  • Accessing all current SOPs in E-Serve to ensure they are exist
  • Maintaining excel logs of all changes made to SOPs
  • Creating SharePoint files to store current SOPs and newly changed SOPs
  • Transposing information from one procedure format into a newer format
  • Ensuring the new referencing and numbering system is followed for all newly created SOPs
  • Take on additional tasks outside of core responsibilities from time to time

What you'll need to succeed

  • Good numerical and analytical skills, with an excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to review processes and documents such as operating procedures and guidance documents created by other teams
  • Good written and oral communication skills, the ability to communicate professionally and effectively with colleagues
  • IT knowledge, including experience of MS Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and the ability to manage logs, etc. using these applications
  • Interpersonal skills; a flexible approach and the ability to work well within and across teams and proven ability to build and maintain effective relationships
  • Organisational skills; the ability to proactively prioritise, plan and schedule complex tasks and demonstrate problem solving skills


  • Experience of working within a controlled document management system
  • Understanding of business operations and Standard Operating Procedures
  • Good co-ordination skills

What you'll get in return
This is a full-time six week assignment. The role falls in-scope of IR35 and is paying £17.01ph Premium PAYE / £18.66ph Umbrella LTD (~£28,150pa).

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