Commercial Specialist

Posted 12 September 2023
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
DisciplineRenewable Energy & InfrastructureSustainability
Contact NameCory Rogers

Job description

​The Green Recruitment Company is thrilled to be partnered with a leading project finance consultancy and advisory. Our Client provides market-leading financial modelling capability with experienced project finance expertise. They have worked on more than 1,500 projects across global locations.

They seek a Commercial Specialist to join their dynamic team, with a focus on the district heating & wider decentralised energy sector. This role will provide expert commercial, technical, and industry knowledge, whilst managing project resources.


  • Managing several complex client engagements or components independently - consulting with colleagues where appropriate.

  • Executing projects and maintaining a review process to ensure projects are completed to a level that meets high quality standards.

  • Providing technical knowledge on projects specifics to junior staff and feeding back any perceived knowledge gaps to senior management to deal with.

  • Managing commercial aspects of an individual engagement to achieve desired levels of quality and profitability.

  • Progressing to specialise and contribute to a practice area - developing and maintaining greater industry knowledge and continuing to demonstrate credible knowledge of economic, political and market trends; passing on pertinent market/client knowledge to senior management.

  • Managing scope and deliver timely and quality deliverables, with regular engagement communications with client.

  • Communicating risk and issue early to appropriate colleagues (and client where appropriate).

  • Where relevant, working on CPD to maintain professional status/ accreditation.


  • Experience of working in a commercial consulting role or commercial/development role within a corporate or investment company.

  • Experience of project management, business case development, report writing, due diligence, risk and opportunity analysis.

  • Experience in delivery of large-scale infrastructure projects, preferably the low carbon energy sector, including the commercial development and financing of assets.

  • Client-facing experience in providing technical knowledge and expertise to maximise the value of the project for stakeholders.


  • BSc/BA in business administration or relevant field such as economics, law, finance, sciences, engineering

  • MBA/MSc/MA desirable but not necessary

  • ACA/CIMA/CFA/IACCM/CMI/MEI or equivalent membership (optional)