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Employment Type:  Full Time
Employment Period:  Permanent
Salary:  Competitive plus Benefits

London, GB Edinburgh, GB Sunderland, GB

Career Area:  Finance, Trading & Risk

Asset Manager- Onshore

The Opportunity

A career that will deliver change. Together, we’ll help Britain achieve net zero

Location - Edinburgh, Durham, London or remotely with travel 
Competitive Salary & Benefits
Permanent , Full Time
Closing Date: 23rd of January 2022

EDF Renewables. Building a sustainable future through wind power and other renewable technologies, in partnership with local communities.

As Asset Manager/Portfolio Lead you’ll have responsibility of managing a range of Onshore assets, ensuring that the day to day performance of the asset is in line with the business plan. Through close working relationships with the O&M teams, you will pursue optimising the performance and returns, whilst also looking to identify continual improvements. You will also oversee a variety of operational, commercial and financial matters associated to the running of their operational portfolio and a diverse mix of technologies.

Our ambition is to be a distinctive and recognised leader in the UK and Ireland, developing our assets under operation to c.5GW by 2030.

Day to day you will

•    Ensure the contractual compliance with all commercial agreements as well as stakeholder relationships to include; equity investors, OEMs, Independent Engineers and landowners
•    As applicable, in coordination with the O&M team as well as the OEM team, monitor and challenge the operational performance and optimisation metrics to achieve the portfolio’s highest possible availability of generation
•    Prepare and manage internal and external forecasts, internal and external budgets, financial and operational variance reports, and other ad hoc reports as needed, relevant to their allocated sites
•    Develop & Manage processes and procedures that outline the expected standards for managing the assets. 
•    Work with project teams during site development stages to ensure projects owner’s considerations are addressed. Assure that the projects’ transition from Implementation Phase to Commercial Operation is successful and monitor that the Implementation’s Punch List items are completed on time, and all pre-COD obligations are fulfilled.
•    Facilitate collaboration amongst organisational cross-functional teams as conditions necessitate finding resolutions for any operational, financial, commercial or technical issues
•    Interface with EDF Renewables internal teams such as Performance, Engineering, Procurement, Finance, Development, Operations and Maintenance teams to optimise major repairs, contingency plans, necessary capital investments, payback periods, project returns and life extension options
•    Profit & Loss Responsibility of assigned renewable energy assets
•    Ensuring accurate and timely management reporting across the portfolio

The Person

The successful candidate will be an experienced Asset Manager/Portfolio Lead with the ability to demonstrate excellent problem solving, a high degree of organisational ability and experience in managing a portfolio of Renewables assets.

Whilst navigating easily between a wide range tasks will be integral to this role, so will strong stakeholder management and an ability to work in and manage activities across a rapidly evolving and growing business.

We are seeking an individual who is university Degree qualified in either Engineering or Business discipline, with strong experience in wind (onshore) asset management.  

Ideally, you will have experience in an Energy company, Advisory or Investment group looking after a group or portfolio of assets or sites.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

At EDF we’re dedicated to offering flexible benefits that support our people across all aspects of their lives. We’re delighted to offer a range of benefits to support our employees’ physical, emotional and financial wellbeing. 

In addition to a competitive salary, we offer a market-leading company pension scheme, paid holidays and a range of flexible benefits, such as: a company incentive bonus plan, health cover, cycle to work scheme, gym membership, discounts and employee pricing.

Please let us know if you’d like to discuss flexible working arrangements by highlighting this on your application. 

Why EDF Renewables?

EDF Renewables purpose is to accelerate a net zero future where clean energy powers our lives. We want to make the net zero future happen as fast as we can. We want to set the pace and, where necessary, disrupt the status quo and transform perceptions. We are here to combat climate change, this is a clear and tangible goal for us. Climate change is what galvanises us to bring the right solutions to the UK and Ireland.

Our mission is critical in the pursuit of our purpose, we will lead the way in the delivery and operation of renewable technologies. We are proud to utilise fully our EDF heritage and place ourselves at the core of the industry.

We are constantly challenging ourselves to improve the way things are being done. We bring leadership to our interactions and collaborations with one another, how we influence our partners and external bodies, how we use technology. 

The success of our mission and purpose is underpinned by our core values – our DNA:

Together: Working together.
Open: We are open and authentic in our behaviours.    
Passion: We have a strong belief in what we are doing.
Growth: Growth as a company and as individuals.
Resolve: We remain determined even in challenging environments.

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