The Green Recruitment Company are delighted to have partnered with a mission-led, leading global operator specialised in the provision of renewable energy solutions, to identifying a new Grid Specialist, to join their dynamic London team.
The business to date has delivered over 5GW of renewable energy and secured over $3,50bn in project financing.
Reporting to the Managing Director, this position will be accountable for: Identifying potential capacity opportunities, assess sites for connection viability, able to evaluate viability of a grid connection. Utilise network flow and power system analysis techniques to investigate new project opportunities.
Managing grid connection from origination to completion.
Liaising with DNO/National Grid pre-connection application and post connection offer acceptance.
Building relationships with DNOs, National Grid, ICPs and IDNOs
Managing complete process of grid applications, ensuring they are submitted in time. Liaising with the engineering team for required details for connection applications.
Techno-commercial appraisal of the grid connection offers. Evaluating potential for cost reduction of contestable works, network constraints, and grid risk mitigation.
Technical due diligence of grid connections for potential projects identified for acquisition.
Degree in Electrical/Energy Engineering or related discipline.
Deep understanding of the grid network in UK both for distribution and transmission.
Knowledge of UK energy landscape.
Minimum 5 years’ experience. DNO experience preferable.