Senior Asset Manager – Renewable Energy

  • Engineering
  • Full Time
  • Bristol, UK
  • £60000 - £72000 per annum, Benefits: plus bonus & benefits GBP / Year

Climate17

Role

Climate17 are working with a leading international Independent Power Producer who own and operate one of the UK’s largest renewable energy portfolios; consisting of ground-mounted solar, Energy Storage and Onshore wind assets.

They are actively looking to hire a Senior Asset Manager to oversee the operational and financial performance across their portfolio, maximising the asset’s value through strategic management, performance optimisation, risk mitigation, and stakeholder engagement.

Responsibilities
 

  • Monitor and analyse the operational performance of renewable energy assets.
  • Develop and implement strategies to optimise asset performance and efficiency.
  • Conduct regular site visits and inspections to ensure optimal operation and maintenance.
  • Prepare and manage asset budgets, forecasts, and financial reports.
  • Analyse financial performance – develop strategies to enhance revenue and control costs.
  • Monitor cash flows and ensure financial targets are met or exceeded.
  • Oversee contracts with key stakeholders, including operations and maintenance (O&M) contracts, and service agreements.
  • Negotiate contract terms and manage relationships with stakeholders.
  • Ensure compliance with contractual obligations and resolve any disputes or issues.
  • Develop and implement risk mitigation strategies to safeguard asset value.
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant regulations, standards, and industry best practices.
  • Review and deliver detailed performance reports for internal and external stakeholders.
  • Communicate asset performance, financial status, and key issues to senior management and investors.
  • Lead and mentor a team of asset management professionals.
  • Ensure all assets comply with relevant regulations, permits, and industry standards.
  • Manage relationships with regulatory authorities and ensure timely reporting and compliance.

Requirements
 

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, Business Administration, Finance, Renewable Energy, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3+ years of experience in renewable energy asset management.
  • Experience with financial modelling, budgeting, and financial analysis.
  • Strong understanding of renewable energy technologies and O&M practices.
  • Advanced analytical skills; able to interpret complex performance and financial data sets.
  • Ability to develop and implement performance improvement strategies.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to build and maintain effective relationships.
  • Ability to present complex information clearly and concisely to various audiences.
  • Proven leadership skills with the ability to inspire and motivate a team.
  • Strong project management skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines.

Location:          Bristol – Hybrid working available

About Us
Climate17 is a purpose-led, international Renewable Energy & Sustainability recruitment firm. We provide specialist talent acquisition services to organisations seeking to reduce their environmental footprint, as well as those working towards the decarbonisation of the energy sector.

Inclusive Application Process
Climate17 is committed to creating a diverse, inclusive and equitable workplace. We believe there is no solution to climate change without people. We aim to increase diversity across all areas and as such, we are committed to partnering with clients and candidates to create an inclusive and sustainable regenerative world.

We welcome applications from all qualified candidates, regardless of their ethnicity, race, gender, religious beliefs, sexual orientation, age, or whether or not they have a disability.

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