Head of Projects

Posted 27 November 2023
Salary £90,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameCordelia Barker

Job description

​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