My client - a private equity firm have an immediate and urgent requirement for a Senior Asset Engineer in London. The firm specialises in managing funds which invest in renewable power generation projects and assets internationally.
The role will involve the operational oversight of the day to day asset management of the wind farm assets in the portfolio with various outsourced asset management companies, agreement and oversight of budgets and CAPEX plans, site condition inspections, performance trend analysis and reporting internally.
Key responsibilities will be:
Manage the wind portfolio of projects internationally
Provide support to existing portfolio of projects in France, UK, Ireland and Italy.
Provide support and guidance in the acquisition and construction of new wind power assets
Construction experience gained with either a construction , development financial or utility company
Experience within then renewable sector preferred
Experience of the management of full-scope O&M contracts including P&L responsibility
Wind monitoring analysis experience
Project finance transaction experience
Wind due diligence experience would be helpful
Experience in the offshore wind sector
Fluent in English with additional language preferred – Italian, Spanish, German or French.
Strong academic background with a degree in electrical or mechanical engineering.