Asset Manager Network Authority – Solar and Battery

London Central
Industry Sector:
Solar Jobs
Job Category:
Electrical Engineering
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Masters degree
£44,000 to £66,000 per annum
Salary Description:
car/allowance + bonus + benefits
Start Date:
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Asset Manager Network Authority – Solar and Battery, London, UK. Salary to �66,000 + car allowance + bonus and nice benefits

This is an exciting opportunity with a leading distributed energy and private networks business who finance, own, operate and maintain energy infrastructure for commercial, industrial, public sector, and residential customers.

Their Solar and Battery Storage team is one of the fastest growing parts of the company with an exciting multi-GW pipeline of projects in train.

The role

The Asset Operations team has a pipeline to build, operate and maintain a significant pipeline of Solar and Battery Storage sites across the next 10 years.

The Network Authority role is critical for the operational decisions. They will work closely with their colleagues in Asset Management and O&M to ensure whole life operational activities are based on site specific conditions, manufacturer recommendations, sound operational experience and industry best practice.

They should have a good understanding of all equipment types associated to a Solar and Battery site including HV Electrical, LV Electrical, Monitoring and Communications, Grounds Maintenance, Security, Safety Systems and will be the senior point of operational escalation leading on the resolution of significant operational issues impacting the sites.

The role will also be responsible for the analysis and evaluation of fault and reliability trends across the Asset base to support optimisation of maintenance strategy. They will lead on initiatives to overcome the issues identified in the analysis.

Key Accountabilities

* Foster a culture of safety across your team and the wider business unit by demonstrating the right SHE behaviours and by following and supporting company's safety processes and procedures.
* Work extensively with the O&M team to ensure that any poorly performing sites are identified and have a robust remedial action plan in place to return the site to the performance levels expected of it.
* Own the Solar and Battery maintenance standards across various asset types by ensuring they encompass sound operational experience and industry best practice.
* Accountability for the underlying long term asset refurbishment and replacement operational assumptions within the Lifecycle cost models (Capital Replacement Fund Models).
* Point of authority and approval for any changes to the agreed operation of the live sites.
* Operational accountability for the acceptance of new sites into operation.
* Work to develop a technology strategy and understand the operational impact of future technologies on current and future schemes.
* Support the development and refinement of O&M and Asset Management strategies and processes.

Essential requirements

* Extensive experience in managing Operational Sites in the Solar or Battery Sector.
* Degree educated (Or equivalent demonstrable experience) in engineering or related field.
* Strong knowledge of typical Solar and Battery equipment. Including HV Electrical, LV Electrical, Monitoring and Communications, Grounds Maintenance, Security, Safety Systems.
* Commercial understanding around Asset Operational risks, mitigations and guarantees.
* Track record in identifying reliability issues and implementing improvement plans.
* In depth understanding of Asset management and O&M working practices.


Salary range �44,000 - �66,000 + car allowance + bonus and nice benefits


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