Data Processing Manager


At Sustainable Energy First we are driven to inspire and empower our people to make an environmental and economic difference for themselves, our clients, and the planet.

As a leading energy and utility management consultancy, Sustainable Energy First delivers its core services which include procurement, revenue recovery, compliance support and net zero consultancy alongside its pledge to place economic and environmental sustainability at the heart of its purpose.

Previously named BiU, this is an exciting opportunity to join an established and successful company and become part of the team to drive Sustainable Energy First's development into the next phase of growth.

We are looking for a talented and motivated Data Processing Co-Ordinator to join our growing company and be a key driver of Sustainable Energy First's success. This is an exciting opportunity to join an established and successful company and become part of the team to help businesses on their sustainability journey

This would suit someone with previous data entry experience and who is willing to learn about the energy industry. We’d expect you to have great attention to detail, be numerate, have strong excel skills, initiative, and be quick and enthusiastic to learn new skills, Sustainable Energy First's processes and all about the dynamic industry of energy.

The role

  • To process EDI files, Ebills and manual energy invoices.
  • Provide supporting information to the head of data processing, in ensuring accurate and timely data across the business.
  • Provide a data processing service in line with Sustainable Energy First and customer contract and Sustainable Energy First’s quality policy and objectives
  • Accurately import Ebills and EDI files into the system on first attempt
  • Accurately enter manual invoices into the system
  • To accurately maintain an accurate suite of translators for all EDI and Ebills

Our ideal candidate

Data at Sustainable Energy First is crucial to our business and our data team is the powerhouse to our excellent service delivery to our customers; without quality data, our engine stops. We're looking for someone who enjoys working with data and systems, has an excellent eye for detail and is passionate about process efficiencies, with great people liaison skills as we'll expect you to build good relationships with energy suppliers. You need to be technically minded, good at Excel and be able to work independently. Energy industry knowledge would be huge advantage although not essential as full training will be provided, however previous experience working with data is essential in applying for this role.

Looking after our team

In return for your talent, we will provide you with a great team environment, and responsibilities which are challenging and rewarding. Our managers hold monthly 1-2-1 meetings with their teams to help them to succeed and support them in learning and developing.

We offer a flexible working scheme, company pension, subsidised gym membership, physiotherapy treatment, private healthcare, cycle to work scheme and if you’re office based, breakfast on Mondays and Fridays.

We are certified Investors in People Silver business, as well as one of the UK’s Best Top 100 Companies to Work For, 2020 and 2021.

Inclusive employer

We’re an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, religion, or belief.

Employment Type


Job Location

349 Clifton Drive North, Lytham St Annes, FY8 2NA

Working Hours


Base Salary

£21,000-£25,000 Per year

To apply

To apply for the position, send your CV and cover letter to susan.zolotarczuk@sefirst.com

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