Technical Manager, Green Investment Group
As a pivotal member of the team, your role is to be one of our Green Investment Group’s onshore renewables technical experts providing technical input on new wind and solar projects and investment proposals, coordinating the technical aspects of the due diligence process to achieve the optimum risk assessed commercial result.
You will be one of the primary interfaces between internal teams, partners and our external consultancies that will provide evaluation reports on prospective investment opportunities. You will manage the due diligence process in order to achieve an appropriate commercial return for the residual technical risk. You’ll also be responsible for the technical sign-off as well as for the validation of any transactions, working closely with the deal teams. You will also provide commercial advice on the deal structure and documentary controls.
As a Technical Manager your primary responsibilities will include:
- reviewing early stage opportunities including teasers and IM’s and assessing project viability
- contract negotiations and running tender processes (EPC, O&M, asset management and construction management)
- optimising project designs through layout optimisation and technology selection
- ongoing technical advice to the Green Investment Group’s Investment Banking and Portfolio & Project Management teams
- managing third party providers for technical reports and due diligence
- conducting site visits pre-construction and in-construction to ensure project feasibility and quality
- liaising with management of construction and asset managers throughout the project execution phases.
To succeed in this role, you will have significant experience of 8 + years of working on solar and wind projects from development through to construction and into operations and sell-down as well as a strong understanding of the development process including constraints analysis, grid connection process and permitting process. You will also possess prior experience in the appraisal / operational management of solar technologies.
You will also have demonstrable understanding of investor technical due diligence requirements, a successful track record leading and managing complex projects, including working alongside JV partners in multiple countries and other stakeholders to achieve successful outcomes. Lastly, you’ll have experience with commercial and technical risk management, excellent networking and communication skills, and strong analytical, report writing and presentation skills.
You will have experience working in southern European markets such as the Italian, Spanish and Greek markets, and language skills in Spanish, Italian or other European languages are highly regarded.
To start this exciting journey, apply now online or visit www.macquarie.com/careers to learn more.
Green Investment Group (GIG), a member of Macquarie Capital, is a specialist in green infrastructure principal investment, project delivery and portfolio management, and related services. Its track record, expertise and capability make it a global leader in green investment, dedicated to supporting the growth of the global green economy.
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