Manager, Energy Markets - Grid Connections Specialist

Posted 07 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameLouis Blaser

Job description

Job title: Energy Markets Manager

Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (On-site)

TGRC is looking for a knowledgeable Energy Markets Manager with a particular focus on grid connections.

Company Overview:

Join a globally leading Energy Markets consultancy providing expert guidance and solutions to clients navigating the complexities of the energy industry. We specialize in end-to-end energy transactions and possess in-depth knowledge of the Australian energy markets. With a focus on grid connections, we assist clients in optimizing their energy infrastructure to maximize efficiency, reliability, and sustainability.

Position Overview:

They are seeking a dynamic and knowledgeable Manager with expertise in energy markets and a particular focus on grid connections to join their advisory team. The Manager will play a key role in providing strategic advice and support to clients across a range of energy projects, with a focus on navigating grid connection challenges and opportunities in the Australian market.


  1. Client Engagement: Act as a trusted advisor to clients, providing expert guidance on grid connection strategies, regulatory requirements, and market trends.

  2. Grid Connection Management: Lead grid connection assessments for renewable energy projects, including solar, wind, and battery storage, from feasibility through to commissioning.

  3. Stakeholder Management: Build and maintain strong relationships with network operators, regulators, and other stakeholders to facilitate smooth grid connection processes and resolve issues as they arise.

  4. Project Management: Oversee the development and implementation of grid connection plans, ensuring alignment with project timelines, budgets, and objectives.

  5. Market Analysis: Monitor and analyze developments in the Australian energy market, including policy changes, market dynamics, and technological advancements, to inform grid connection strategies.

  6. Risk Management: Identify and assess risks related to grid connections, such as congestion, voltage issues, and network constraints, and develop mitigation strategies to minimize impact on project outcomes.

  7. Technical Expertise: Provide technical expertise on grid connection requirements, standards, and best practices, and collaborate with engineering teams to optimize design and integration solutions.

  8. Training and Development: Mentor junior staff members and provide training on energy markets, grid connections, and related topics to build internal capacity and expertise.

  9. Thought Leadership: Contribute to thought leadership initiatives, including white papers, webinars, and conference presentations, to showcase the company's expertise and drive innovation in the energy sector.


  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in engineering, energy management, economics, or a STEM-related field.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in energy markets, with a focus on grid connections and renewable energy.

  • Deep understanding of the Australian energy market landscape, including regulatory frameworks, market dynamics, and grid infrastructure.

  • Proven track record of successfully managing grid connection projects, including navigating regulatory approvals and stakeholder engagement.

  • Strong project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver results on time and within budget.

  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build rapport and influence key stakeholders.

  • Analytical mindset with the ability to interpret complex data and market trends to inform decision-making.

In conclusion, Don't miss this exciting opportunity to be part of the renewable energy revolution. Apply now and be a key player in shaping a sustainable future!

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Louis Blaser (louis@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)