Portfolio Director - Energy Storage

Posted 03 November 2022
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Storage & DSR
Contact NameCory Rogers

Job description

​The Green Recruitment Company are delighted to have exclusively partnered with a leading Investment Advisory & Manager, with over £1.5 Billion assets under management.

As their renewable energy & cleantech portfolio greatens in scale, this business seeks a new, Portfolio Director to oversee the operational & financial performance of their Energy Storage & Reserve Power portfolio – plus, leading strategy behind route-to-market & trading performance.


  • Energy Storage & Reserve power, asset output optimisation.

  • Oversee and support of health & safety management process

  • Oversight of Technical Asset Manager, including regular meetings and ensuring compliance with contract.

  • Reporting & presenting on operational performance to key stakeholders – from both technical & financial viewpoints.

  • A clear understanding of the key performance drivers linked to the energy storage & reserve power portfolio.

  • Ensuring both asset classes are operating within their permits and are adhering to all legislative requirements i.e. environmental permits, gas allowances, planning requirements etc.

  • Working with offtakers and specialists to maximise revenue streams, including investigation into new revenue opportunities offered by National Grid or local DNO’s.

  • Regular site visits, delivering an inspection report and feeding back required actions to the wider team.

  • Identify potential process improvements with a focus on efficiencies.

  • Oversight of reinvestment and capital expenditure plans relating to operational peaker and storage assets

  • Providing support and advice to the wider team and supporting team objectives.


  • Operating experience of energy storage / reserve power assets.

  • A clear, demonstrable understanding of energy markets & trading.

  • University Education within a related field.

  • Strong attention to detail & goal orientation, with great negotiation skills.

  • Excellent English language skills.