PPA Originator

Posted 29 July 2020
Salary Flexible Depending on Experience
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy, ESG & Green Tech Finance
Contact NameAndrew Green

Job description

The Client

The Green Recruitment Company are working with one of the largest energy companies in their search for a renewable PPA originator to be based out of their office in London. This would suit an individual with end-to-end experience of the PPA lifecycle.

Job Purpose

This role will focus on Europe with an emphasis on growing the renewable portfolio.

In this role you’ll be expected to:

  • Execute Short/Mid term deals (up to 5 years) with existing assets for financial hedging and imbalance
  • Develop new CVPs with the Finance team
  • Develop Physical and financial long term PPAs with green field developers
  • Working closely with other originators, traders and Local Offices to structure renewable offtake deals

Accountability/Key Responsibilities

  • Deep understanding of market fundamentals and pricing levers to be able to differentiate the businesses value proposition
  • Excellent communication/presentation skills and proven ability to collaborate across teams
  • Commercial acumen including solid negotiating skills, with demonstrated ability to identify and close opportunities
  • Experience in renewable PPA origination or asset development, and proven track record of a generating sustainable P&L
  • Good understanding of risk identification and management i.e. the end to end process from origination to trading around the positions
  • Solid understanding of regulatory landscape and ability to relate this to impacts for the business and its clients