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Portfolio Director - Energy Storage

Portfolio Director - Energy Storage

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure, Energy Storage & DSR

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £80,000 - £120,000 (Dependant on experience)

  • Contact:

    Cory Rogers

  • Contact email:

    cory@greenrecruitmentcompany.com

  • Contact phone:

    0 203 640 2130

  • Job ref:

    PDES

  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-12-03

  • Consultant:

    Cory Rogers

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.

Responsibilities

  • 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.

Requirements;

  • Operating experience of 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.