Senior Asset Manager

Posted 15 November 2022
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameJessica Brisley

Job description

​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.

The Role:

  • 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.

The Individual:

  • 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.