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SSE Reviews

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SSE CEO Alistair Phillips-Davies
Alistair Phillips-Davies
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    I worked at SSE full-time (more than 5 years)

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    Pros

    Job stability, staff discounts, share save opportunities,

    Cons

    In my department the management structure could have been better

    Advice to Management

    Create a more regular open door one-on-one interaction with management

SSE Interviews

Updated 7 Apr, 2015

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    Communication Manager Interview

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    Accepted Offer
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at SSE.

    Interview

    Standard interview procedure. Job advertisement added to company website inviting applications. Manager called me for an informal chat then invited me to interview. I was asked to create a piece of work to demonstrate key skills required fir the job. I then had another meeting with my manager and the head of the department to ensure I fitted the culture of the new team, then I was orifice to the team before being offered the job.

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Additional Info

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Website www.sse.com
Headquarters Perth, United Kingdom
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1998
Type Company - Public (SSE.L)
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $10+ billion (CAD) per year
Competitors E.ON UK, Centrica, RWE npower

SSE (formerly Scottish and Southern) can see a powerful future. One of the UK's top energy firms, the integrated company distributes power and gas and other services to more than 10 million customers, via subsidiaries Southern Electric, Scottish Hydro Electric, SWALEC, and Atlantic Electric and Gas, and others. Regulated assets include 79,300 miles of power transmission and distribution lines that serve 3.5 million end-users. SSE has more than 11,300 MW of generating capacity. It also distributes gas to 5.7 million customers. Other operations include gas exploration... More

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