Executive Vice President, Solar & Storage

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Job ID 11850
Solar,Storage
Permanent
USA

Taylor Hopkinson have been exclusively retained by one of the world's leading renewable energy utilities, in its search for an Executive Vice President (EVP), Solar & Storage, North America.

The EVP, Solar & Storage, will take on holistic responsibility for the North American SaS business unit, leading origination & development through construction and operation activities, reporting directly to a member of the Global Management Board.

This role can be worked from one of the company's US offices.

Responsibilities

  • Lead all North American Solar & Storage activities for a multi-GW portfolio, from origination and development through construction and into operation
  • Translate strategic growth targets for project origination and development into reality, steering the North American Solar & Storage pipeline and team behind it
  • Safely guide the delivery of a large, utility-scale construction portfolio, to cost, time, and quality standards
  • Define strategy and pipeline targets to reach ambitious growth aspirations for project development, managing pipeline to development cost, attrition, progression, and competitiveness of projects
  • Work with various North American stakeholders and functions to achieve growth targets (legal, finance, PPA/commercial, M&A, procurement, etc.)
  • Drive a culture of continuous improvement across the North American business
  • Foster a strong performance culture and passionate team of hardworking professionals
  • Optimise operational portfolio performance and optimisation activities, ensuring the effective implementation of agreed AM strategies and plans
  • Manage the delivery of quality investment proposals for approval at final investment decision to the Board of the company and Group
  • Drive the development and growth of team personnel, motivating, coaching, mentoring and training members across the business
  • Represent the business at Solar & Storage Industry Trade Organisations and events
  • Engage with and establish lasting relationships with an array of external stakeholders and partners

Requirements

  • Proven leadership capabilities and ability to foster culture of high performance
  • Strong track record in solar project/pipeline growth and delivery at US and/or North American level
  • Track record of executing large-scale portfolios of solar & storage construction projects
  • Demonstrable expertise and solid networks across the North American Solar & Storage markets
  • Strong operations know-how and continuous improvement mindset
  • Clear success in leading diverse, multinational teams at a senior/executive management level
  • Strong interpersonal skills and excellent leader of people
  • Excellent commercial business acumen
  • Highly innovative and entrepreneurial in thought, with a high energy and positive, 'can-do' attitude


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