Head of Projects
The Green Recruitment Company is delighted to be partnered with a Asset Management Business that is focused on sustainable investment, with the vision to drive forward renewable energy and energy storage projects.
Our Client, seeks a Head of Projects to manage the construction of utility-scale storage and solar projects and to provide technical due diligence support for new assets.
Management team with any construction, H&S or technical due diligence required on the existing assets.
Leading on any new ground mounted or commercial rooftop solar and storage construction projects, ensuring all assigned projects and tasks are completed safely, and on time and within budget.
Managing ACMs repowering/revamping strategy and supporting the Technical Asset Management team with any construction, H&S or technical due diligence required on the existing assets.
Providing technical assistance and due diligence to the Investment team in the acquisition of new assets and ensuring the timely and accurate onboarding of these assets into ACMs investment groups.
Developing, tendering, and negotiating technical contracts, including EPC and O&M contracts.
Managing the post close obligations on all acquisitions and construction projects, including oversight of punch list items and repair processes.
Undertaking site visits and audits, identifying any technical issues and operational risks related to performance, planning and HSE.
Managing key relationships with the EPC contractor and with other key stakeholders (e.g. DNO, EPC, Landowner, Local Council).
Establishing and/or refining systems and processes to improve commercial and technical oversight of projects and performance monitoring.
Preparing regular technical reports for internal management, external clients, Lenders and the Board of Directors.
An electrical engineering degree or degree in a similar discipline
More than 5 years’ experience in the renewable energy sector and more specifically in construction and/or EPC of large-scale ground mounted solar, BESS and commercial rooftop assets in the UK.
Good knowledge of H&S regulations and technical standards.
Clean Drivers licence