Experienced performance and contracts manager joins TEAM’s growing Energy Bureau

Matthew CooperFormer contracts manager for Opus Energy, Matthew Cooper, has joined our Energy Bureau department to support its continued growth and deliver customer service excellence.

Strengthening the company’s Service Delivery team, Matthew will manage a number of customer relationships, and help drive performance improvements across our portfolio management and bill validation service.

Matthew has over 10-years’ experience working in the energy utilities industry, and brings with him a wealth of knowledge across supplier performance and improvement, extensive supplier relationship management, compliance and cost reduction expertise.

Prior to joining TEAM, Matthew worked for utilities supplier Opus Energy as Contracts Manager, where he also previously held a position as a Metering Team Champion driving quality assurance, and implementing regulatory and legislative changes.

On joining TEAM, Matthew said:

I am delighted to be joining TEAM at such a key time; to be part of the company’s journey to push the boundaries of traditional energy management and offer an inclusive and combined approach to helping customers fulfil their energy and sustainability needs.

After many years in the industry, cultivating relationships, and learning the unique challenges of supplier management, I am looking forward to working on the other side, utilising my data driven approach to provide customers with proactive energy management support and expertise.

As a principle contact for our Bureau service customers, Matthew will be responsible for coordinating the management of their energy portfolios, including bill validation, and providing energy consumption analysis insights on costs, trends and savings.

As part of the departments enhanced service offering, Matthew will also oversee additional customer support through our Energy Consultancy, working with organisations to fulfil their wider energy management needs, from Net Zero and Carbon Reduction to advice on Ofgem’s Targeted Charging Review.

Commenting on Matthew’s appointment, Rob Webb, Bureau Operations Manager at TEAM said:

Matthew’s appointment comes at a very exciting time for the company. The expansion of our Consultancy offering and ongoing performance improvements are enabling us to support Bureau customers in new ways, providing truly end-to-end energy management support.

Matthew has joined us with many years of industry experience and an expansive skillset gained from key project and performance management tied to regulations, and quality assurance.

With his third-party contract management experience, strong supplier relationships, and extensive knowledge of Metering, Matthew’s appointment demonstrates our ability to recruit top talent to support our development pathway. Matthew will be a great asset to our busy Service Delivery team.

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Posted by TEAM on 27 July 2021