Overview

Job description

  • Job responsibilities:
  • ● Identify and supervise the completion of of the 5MWp German solar PVPP rooftop portfolio construction, its connection to the grid, re-financing and launching its operations:
  • ○ Effective coordination and leadership of the entire in-house project team and external EPC/suppliers/advisors to ensure the successful execution of the project. In-house project team consists of technical, legal, tax & structure, financial control specialists.
  • ○ Ensure the completion of the procurement & delivery of the necessary equipment and technical, and other advisory services needed for the successful project execution .
  • ○ Ensure the highest quality of the equipment installation
  • ○ Ensure the execution of the project within the budget and on time.
  • ○ Assist in obtaining the refinancing.
  • ○ Negotiate and employ the needed service providers for effective and quality operations of the portfolio (e.g. operation and maintenance service provider, security service providers, insurance companies, etc.).
  • ● Together with the NED Director, identify new businesses within the New Energy Division strategy in CEE region + select countries:
  • ○ Scout the legislation changes/technology developments/markets for identification of new opportunities in renewable generation, energy storage, microgrids, energy efficiency and other technologies across the following countries: Germany, Poland, Czech Republic, France, Spain, Italy. Other countries may be considered as well.
  • ○ Development of a pool of advisors/brokers/investment bankers/developers to source new projects that fit the strategy.
  • ○ Evaluation of business opportunities and preparation of preliminary feasibility studies.
  • ● Lead the execution (acquisition or development) of the identified business opportunities within the budget and on time, including but not limited to:
  • ○ Assist in a detailed evaluation of opportunities in order for the management to decide whether or not to acquire/develop the business opportunities.
  • ○ Conduct negotiations with the sellers/developers/relevant stakeholders.
  • ○ Coordinate external advisors and in-house team to develop appropriate structures for the specific business opportunities.
  • ○ Coordinate the execution and review of the technical, legal and tax due diligence.
  • ○ Negotiate with the financing banks.
  • ○ Coordinate the acquisition/development of the business opportunity.
  • ● Assistance in management of acquired, developed and existing assets:
  • ○ Set-up and consequently manage an operational management team.
  • ○ Assist in preparation of, optimize and execute the operational budgets.
  • ○ Participate in handling all administrative matters with respect to the local and federal authorities.
  • ○ Ensure a timely preparation of technical and operational managerial reports

Requirements

  • Past employment experience:
  • ● Minimum 5-7 years of full cycle of project execution & business development experience
  • ● Past experience in the renewable energy and/or energy industry is a plus
  • Technical skills:
  • ● Excellent familiarity with project management techniques and softwares
  • ● Experience in using and understanding financial models
  • ● Good understanding of financial statements and managerial reporting
  • ● Ability to read, handle, understand and navigate in the legal and transactional documents (e.g. SPA, LoI, etc.)
  • Key knowledge and skills required for this position:
  • ● Strong team leadership and management skills
  • ● Ability to work with limited human resources
  • ● Strong organisation skills and ability to work on parallel project
  • ● Good business development skills
  • ● Obligatory language skills: Czech (fluent), English (proficient) and preferred language skills: German (intermediary) 

We offer

  • Working schedule: 09:00 – 18:00 – flexibility in the working schedule will be required.
  • Place of work: Prague; business trips within CEE will be required
  • Contract length: minimum two years with further extension
  • Duration of trial period: 3 months
  • We offer wide range of company benefits
  • Career development