Senior PPA Originator

Posted 22 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Supply & Trading
Contact NameThomas Brookes

Job description

​Title: Senior PPA Originator

Location: Berlin, Germany (Hybrid)

The Green Recruitment Company are working with one of the leading full-scope project developers for renewable energy in Germany with a project pipeline of over 8 GW on secured land. We are assisting their search for a (Senior) PPA Originator


  • Participate in the electricity marketing strategy for PV open spaces and wind projects, also in combination with storage solutions and hydrogen production.

  • Develop and implement power purchase agreements (PPAs) in the area of ​​renewable energies (e.g. pay-as-produced, pay-as-nominated, structuring fluctuating generation as baseload delivery).

  • Lead the management of PPA tenders, negotiate with potential off-takers and work towards concluding a PPA deal.

  • Embed the electricity marketing approach into the overall concept of a project/portfolio and coordinated the coordination of all internal and external stakeholders.

  • Coordinate risk management in connection with PPAs, especially at interfaces of direct marketing, O&M and financing.

  • Prepare for participation in EEG tender rounds in collaboration with the project teams and, in particular, be in the lead when it comes to bidding.

Your Profile:

  • Professional experience in the area of ​​electricity marketing and PPAs for renewable energy projects with 3 – 5 years of practical experience

  • In-depth knowledge of the German and European energy markets and a very good understanding of renewable energy projects

  • Knowledge of approval and planning law

  • Strong B2B negotiation and communication skills in German and English

  • A structured and goal-oriented way of working as well as the ability to organize the management briefings and approval processes necessary for your area of ​​responsibility in a timely manner.