Cost Assurance Manager
Revenue and Margin Assurance saves money for TalkTalk by identifying issues that arecausing revenue or cost leakage. We work with the business to ensure risks are effectivelymanaged, and when we find issues we drive the business to resolve them.As a Cost Assurance Manager, your role will be to implement the strategy for Revenue and Margin Assurance across the business area, acting as a trusted business partner for senior stakeholders at TalkTalk. You will build strong relationships and be a "go to" person for Revenue and Margin Assurance interfacing between the business and the Controls Development team, to drive a stepped change in risk management and process and control improvement at TalkTalk.The key responsibilities for this role are:Implement and maintain RMA policies, processes and controls that safeguard the organisation's financial position.Develop a full understanding of processes, controls and contracts that drive revenue and cost at TalkTalkEngage and influence business stakeholders to educate, identify & interpret risks / needs and drive the RMA agenda with clear accountabilities and balancing business support with challengeReview and implement controls with dashboard representation of control performanceSupport cross functional risk assessment activities and process & control design within the businessInterpret data / information from controls and KPIs to identify areas of risk, issue and saving opportunities, working with the business to develop corrective processes and actions in placeRecognising supplier data errors / discrepancies, through the manipulation of large volume of complex data, and pursuing and implementing correctionsEnsure risks from business change (i.e. pricing, product & system projects) are effectively managed, to reduce issues by "designing out" failureUndertake activities that detect, investigate, manage and monitor risks that contribute to the achievement of financial targetsSubmit and maintain records that support the recovery of revenues and costs with third partiesProvide information to respond to, defend and drive regulatory reviewsKnowledge, Skills, Experience· Risk management· Clear communication and presentation skills· Advanced Excel, PowerPoint & Word · Process improvement / understanding· Assurance within the telecoms sector· Financial / Commercial experience· Project management skills / experience· Analytical, critical thinker and problem solvingHow will I be rewarded?We understand the importance of recognising and rewarding our colleagues. In addition to your base salary, you will be provided with a company bonus/commission, pension scheme, private healthcare cover, income protection and life assurance. We also:Embrace flexible workingEncourage you to participate in a development programme that will be led by you, supported by your line manager and backed by the business.Offer free TalkTalk broadband and TVProvide an opportunity to participate in share schemesWellbeing and recognition schemesOffer a range of discounts on shoppingOn top of all this, you get to choose your benefits flexibly around what works best for you!Don't hesitate, click apply button now!