​Solar Energy Analyst

Posted 12 November 2023
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureEnergy Supply & Trading
Contact NameElanza Loedolff

Job description

Solar Energy Analyst

Location: London

Salary: DOE

TGRC is working with a leading IPP who are looking for a solar energy analyst to join the company’s growing Technical Team.

This will be a varied role in which the candidate will be working towards the internalization of capabilities related to energy yield analysis for in-house development activities and potential acquisition targets.


  • Site feasibility assessments (resource and production).

  • Measurement campaign design/specification.

  • Site constraints definition

  • Site design optimisation (technology selection, layout design, etc.).

  • Pre-construction energy yield assessment for solar projects in line with industry best practice.

  • Review and challenge third party energy yield assessment reports for solar projects. Including identification of critical issues or further analysis requirements.

  • Site visits (infrequent).

  • Support the tendering process for third party energy yield analyses, including scope definition.

  • Support the continued development of the company’s energy analysis methodology, processes, and tools, including feeding in lessons learnt from the company’s operational portfolio.

  • Provide ad-hoc technical support to the company’s regional Development teams.

  • Support the acquisition of both pre-construction and operational solar projects and portfolios.


  • 2+ years’ experience in solar energy yield analysis,

  • Proficiency with industry software tools, e.g., Pvsyst, Meteonorm, PvDesign, PVcase, Rstudio, Python etc.

  • Degree qualification in engineering, physics, maths, meteorology or similar.

  • High level of proficiency with Excel, visual basic and macro writing experience an advantage.

  • Track record in renewable energy project development company or technical advisory/consulting industry is desirable.

  • Eligible to work in the UK.

  • Excellent communication skills - fluent English. Spanish, Italian, or Portuguese languages an advantage.

  • Willingness to travel internationally.

If this looks like the role for you, feel free to contact Elanza Loedolff below.