​PPA Software Product Lead

Posted 23 November 2023
Salary ~£70-80,000 Depending on Experience
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Supply & Trading
Contact NameTom Brookes

Job description

The Green Recruitment Company is working alongside Europe’s largest dedicated power market analytics company, providing data-driven intelligence for strategic decisions in the global energy transformation. They cover the power, hydrogen, carbon and fossil commodities markets providing comprehensive market intelligence, bespoke analytic and advisory services, and cutting-edge software.


The Role:

We are currently looking for an entrepreneurial PPA Software Product Lead to build and execute PPA software product strategy. PPAs play a critical role in enabling the expansion of renewable energy. This client leverages their relationships, market expertise, bankable forecasts and quantitative modelling excellence to support clients in structuring, negotiating, and signing PPA contracts, as well as their broader PPA strategy.

As the PPA Software Lead, you will develop the software part of their PPA services. You will lead a cross-functional team of developers, analysts, and quants to build innovative, cutting-edge cloud-based software for pricing, comparison, and assessment of PPA deals and structures.


  • Lead the development of PPA software products

  • Work closely with the Head of PPAs to drive and define the overall PPA product vision and strategy

  • Lead and coordinate the work of a cross-functional team of product analysts, developers, and quants

  • Contribute to the development of methodologies for PPA pricing and analysis that underpin our software

  • Build and maintain product roadmaps, making key decisions on feature prioritisation

  • Build an effective team of junior product managers ready to assume responsibility for individual products as our offering expands

  • Work closely with the commercial team to drive PPA product adoption and customer success

  • Lead international expansion of our PPA products 


Required Attributes:

  • Min. 3 years of professional experience and a proven track record of successfully managing complex projects that require significant cross-functional coordination

  • Min. 1 year of experience in a PPA-related role, especially with PPA origination and/or power trading and/or risk management; preference for experience at a utility or renewable developer or PPA analytics / marketplace

  • Deep understanding of renewables and PPA market dynamics

  • Ability to build relationships with key decision makers and to manage a complex stakeholder matrix

  • Excellent communication and analytical skills

  • Great attention to detail and ability to switch fluently between high-level strategic considerations and details of implementation