Asset Manager

Ireland

Job Ref: #189

Energy & Renewables


Our client Neoen is looking for an Asset Manager to join their Irish office in Dublin. As an Asset Manager, you will be responsible for overseeing renewable energy plants in Ireland. In this position you will be part of Neoen’s international team and work closely with other Asset Managers in Europe.

In this role, you will be responsible for all O&M dimensions and your aim is to maintain the highest value of the assets by maximising the generated revenue and maintaining the operation capability. In addition, you will be overseeing the performance of the assets from technical, financial, corporate, and social responsibility perspective.

Responsibilities

  • Monitor the activity and performance of renewable energy assets as well as operations and maintenance performance targets are achieved.
  • Maximise the production and efficiency, minimise downtime and implement any corrective action plans when needed.
  • Analyse the data from the assets.
  • Coordinate maintenance and inspections.
  • Perform daily, monthly, and annual O&M reports.
  • Prepare budget forecasts for O&M and update them monthly based on actuals provided by finance department.
  • Monitor the administrative as well as contractual aspects of the parks (invoicing, contracts such as O&M, PPA, Facilities agreements).
  • Ensure QHSE rules and compliance with local regulations.
  • Manage stakeholder relationships during operations and maintenance.
  • Coordinate and liaise with local communities to ensure a good relationship throughout the asset’s development and construction phase.
  • Initiate any possible claims against contractors and declare claims to insurers in case of an incident.
  • Assisting the Development team with e.g., negotiating and setting-up O&M agreements, discussing with potential Contractors/other parties before Financial close of future projects.

Background & Requirements

  • A degree in engineering e.g., in process / civil / mechanical / electrical / environment
  • Work experience from a similar role, preferably from the solar power or wind industry
  • Knowledge and understanding of renewable energy plants and equipment (e.g., plant associated electrical equipment, auxiliary plant, and high voltage infrastructure)
  • Previous experience in Contract Management
  • Autonomous working style
  • Ability to travel to the sites in Ireland and occasionally internationally
  • Fluency in English, French is a plus
  • Irish driving license

Skills

  • Good problem-solving skills
  • Great communication and relationship management skills
  • Good skills in MS Office and ideally skills in Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS)

Neoen is a leading French independent renewable energy provider as well as a major player in the renewable energy sector in the world. The company operates in fourteen countries and is aiming for 10 GW in operation and under construction by 2025.

 

Neoen has been operating in Ireland since 2019 when it acquired a portfolio of 8 operating wind farms. Since then, Neoen has opened its offices in Dublin, and driven by ambitious Irish government targets (70% renewable energy expected by 2030) it wants to strengthen its presence in Ireland by developing new solar and wind projects. Neoen is currently building 3 new solar power plants, which will be operational in 2022.

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