Green Structurer

Posted 02 May 2023
Salary Up to €130,000 + bonus
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Supply & Trading
Contact NameTom Brookes

Job description

​The Green Recruitment Company are working exclusively alongside a world leading utility in their search for a Green Structurer. This client, with its 96,000 employees, is committed to accelerating the transition towards a carbon-neutral world, through reduced energy consumption and more environmentally friendly solutions.

The Green Power Origination & Structuring desk is part of the new Business Platform Structuring & Origination Power and the Expertise Centre Commercial. The main missions of the Green Power Origination & Structuring desk are:

  • Developing new renewable power solutions that will address the needs of upstream and

  • Pricing PPAs for our upstream and downstream clients, coordinating set-up of new contracts, deal implementation and management of the renewable asset portfolio in close collaboration with sales, origination, legal, trading, risk and operations teams and IT.


The Role:

  • Analyse, design and implement new renewable power solutions for upstream and downstream clients.

  • Identify, quantify and structure risks (credit, market, legal,... ), and price product in collaboration with trading.

  • Assist the legal team in the preparation and negotiation of the contractual documentation, in particular, focus on levers for risk mitigation.

  • Coordinate deal implementation in risk systems in collaboration with internal stakeholders (trading, risk teams (credit risk, market risk and risk methodologies), operations, back office, etc.).

  • Coordinate and prepare internal approval processes in accordance with internal governance: (i) ensure product approval and (ii) prepare, present and ensure management approval for specific deals through various committees.

  • Contribute to the development/improvement of the asset and risk representation of renewable assets under management.

  • Support sales and origination in preparing support documents required for tenders and/or client RFPs (in particular review of the analytical narratives, product and pricing proposition(s)) and participate in upstream and downstream client visits on an ad-hoc basis, keeping track of market trends and promoting/explaining products.


The Individual:

  • Solid knowledge of the CWE power system and markets;

  • Solid knowledge of the RES industry;

  • Proficiency with Python

  • Result-oriented hands-on approach and ability to manage multiple workflows;

  • Reliable, rigorous and detail-oriented;

  • Team player, communicate easily and ability to interact/cooperate with a variety of different profiles (traders, analysts, quants, sales, support functions, etc.)).

  • 5-10 years of experience in business development in the renewable energy sector and/or energy markets. Experience in renewable PPAs is a strong plus;

  • Fluent in English, French and/or Dutch. German is a plus.