Opportunity to join a leading independent infrastructure and investment fund with excess of €8bn in assets worldwide. Join the technical portfolio management team to support the European solar portfolio, based in Madrid.
Work closely with all Technical Portfolio Managers, as well as the management team to take responsibility for the Iberian portfolio.
Oversight of the technical and commercial performance of the Iberian Solar portfolio with a view to optimising cash flows and investment value.
Be able to complete site visits to ensure installations meet the correct quality, technical specifications and built to the agreed design. Be able to review and comment on plant lay-outs, designs and yield calculations. Assist during commissioning and PAC process.
Oversight of response to non-routine operational issues occurring at sites (material equipment failure etc) with the aim of maximising production across the portfolio.
Oversight contract management – ensuring that all services required by the O&M or EPC contracts are actioned accordingly o Responsible of the negotiation of O&M contracts.
Follow up daily performance of the assets.
Negotiation of commercial settlements to contractual disputes. Management of EPC claims, negotiation with EPCs following commissioning. Management of insurance claims processing.
Stakeholder management: Building and managing relationships with external stakeholder and key counterparties responsible for the operation of the projects across the portfolio with a view to achieving the best commercial outcomes for the equity investors.
Accounts & Compliance: Co-ordinating with the Portfolio Management team and Finance team to have financial statements prepared for each Project SPV.
A good balance of commercial, business and technical skills
Experience in PV and wind technology.
Contract literacy, i.e. ability/willingness to read key commercial contracts and understand risk allocation and two way obligations between parties (e.g. EPC contract, O&M contract, Debt Facility Agreement, etc.)
Relevant or transferable degree.