Portfolio Executive - Gas Peaking & Reserve Power - London - Fund

Posted 18 May 2021
Salary Up to £60,000
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameNathan Quinn

Job description

The Opportunity

A rare opportunity to join a leading renewable energy investmend fund's 

The Role

  • Optimizing output and returns across the Reserve Power and Storage portfolio.
  • Oversight and support of health & safety management process
  • 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.
  • Oversight of Technical Asset Manager, including regular meetings and ensuring compliance with contract.
  • Stakeholder reporting & presenting regarding operational performance, both from a technical and financial perspective, demonstrating an understanding of the portfolios and key drivers of performance.
  • 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 generally supporting team objectives.

The Person 

  • A proactive and driven individual balanced with an enthusiastic and positive energy is a must.
  • Experience of operating reserve power assets, including energy markets and trading.
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills and ability to present technical solutions clearly.
  • Goal orientated, with strong negotiation skills necessary to achieve results. Outstanding project management and organisational characteristics.
  • Immaculate attention to detail; ability to switch fluidly between the big picture and detail.
  • Excellent English language skills.