Vice President, Asset Operations & Project Execution

  • Full Time
  • Houston

ConnectGen is seeking an experienced professional to join our dynamic growing team and drive the execution and operations of wind, solar and storage projects in the US. The compensation package for this full-time position includes a competitive salary and health benefits.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Leads all aspects of renewable energy and energy storage project execution, from late-stage development through engineering, procurement, construction, and handover to operations
  • Protects project profitability throughout execution phase, proactively identifying and resolving risks to value and schedule
  • Leads development of major equipment specifications and contracts, and procurement of major equipment and contractors
  • Oversees provision of technical deliverables to support project development and commercialization, including preliminary site design/optimization, resource assessment/production estimates, construction cost estimates, and early engineering to support permitting and interconnection
  • Manages P&L of operating assets, ensures all contractual obligations are met including PPAs, settlements, warranties/O&M, land leases, interconnection, and financing agreements
  • Drives asset performance by interacting with OEMs and suppliers to resolve technical issues and maximize profitability of assets
  • Evaluates technologies and manufacturers for capital and operational efficiencies, develops and maintains long term capex and opex curves
  • Manages and maintains positive working relationships with equipment OEMs, EPCs, and other key suppliers
  • Supports finance team as required on project financing, asset sales, investor relations and reporting, budgeting, accounting and tax issues
  • Provides technical due diligence for M&A opportunities as required
  • Provides input into the strategy of a quickly growing renewable energy platform

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

  • Bachelor’s in related field or MBA
  • 10+ years’ experience in renewable energy, or related field
  • Demonstrated renewable energy project execution and/or asset operations experience
  • Proven leadership abilities to get the best out of a small, talented team
  • Strong business and commercial acumen

If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume and any additional documents in one PDF file to jobs@connectgenllc.com.

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@connectgenllc.com