Grid Connections Manager

Posted 16 October 2023
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Management
Contact NameNathan Quinn

Job description

Grid Connections Manager

Location: Gloucester and Glasgow office , Hybrid


TGRC is working with a privately-owned UK investment and asset management company ,A long term investor, developer , owner, and operator of project in the UK, they are committed to making a positive and significant impact on climate change by investing in large-scale renewable energy projects


We are looking for someone to join the Origination team in progressing development opportunities with specific focus on managing grid connection design and project progression. Working with the Head of Grid Origination and the existing analyst in the team, you will support all aspects of the identification and securing of development opportunities. You will be passionate about applying your skills to the development and build out of a portfolio of new utility scale renewable energy projects throughout the UK.


To succeed in this role:


·         Bachelor’s Degree in Renewable Energy, Engineering, or related discipline.

·         Strong knowledge of the distribution and/or transmission networks, ideally with experience in a network, system planning or connection design role with focus on the design of 33kV & 132kV networks and the engineering policies and regulations which govern them

·         Good knowledge of the connection application process and knowledge of the industry policies and legislation which govern how this process works

·         Experienced in up-to-date connection methods, including an awareness of ANM, DERMS and the technical and commercial impacts of these style of connections

·         Experience developing or running quantitative curtailment analysis would be advantageous but is not required

·         Proficient in Microsoft office applications with a good degree of IT literacy

·         Hold a passion for using technology to better processes and strive for improvement

·         Possess strong analytical skills and the ability to translate and present data within evidence-based justifications and reports

·         Full driver’s license

·         Proven ability to work and communicate with remote colleagues