Energy Portfolio Director

Taylor Hopkinson is leading a retained search for an Energy Portfolio Director to join a multinational renewable developer with a pipeline of over 10GW worldwide.

The role

  • Implementing processes for energy portfolio management, risk management measures, policies on position management and hedging strategies.
  • Negotiation of commercial corporate PPA’s with large players in the industry
  • Manage power offtake and balance agreements and sales contracts for guarantees of origin through tendering processes.
  • Actively managing short- and long-term positions with the associated hedges to minimize risk associated with the portfolio.
  • Working with the trading floor on executing market orders and coordinating with the broader business on strategy
  • Actively managing the relationship with the existing and potential power offtakers, balancing partners, regulatory bodies, ESOs and TSOs.
  • Monitoring local and EU energy regulations.
  • Supporting the business development and project teams in identifying and determining energy-related revenues
  • Supporting investment due diligence activities related to business or project offtake and trading agreements.

The requirements

  • Extensive experience in the energy industry in project / portfolio management / energy trading at a regional and/or global level.
  • Proven track record in managing structured products within an established utility.
  • Experience in a power trading capacity and in tendering/negotiating offtake contracts and developing/implementing related strategies.
  • Relevant degree in Engineering and/or Economics