Asset Manager: Rooftop Solar

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BayWa r.e. is the home for change makers. We r.e.think energy – how it is produced, stored and can be best used to enable the global renewable energy transition that is essential to the future of our planet.  At BayWa r.e. we effect change globally. With locations in 29 countries, we have over 3,500 people already working across the world, collaborating with local businesses to proactively shape the future of the energy sector.

BayWa r.e. Operation Services Limited offers comprehensive operations and maintenance services to solar energy plants and wind plants across the UK and Ireland. We utilise our international experience as well as the expert knowledge of our local teams to deliver centralised, state-of-the-art data management and monitoring. Our commitment is to deliver our services by setting industry standards and constantly innovating to improve the value we add for our customers.

About the role
To support our team at BayWa r.e. Operation Services Ltd. – a subsidiary of BayWa r.e. AG – which is responsible for project planning for photovoltaic power plants, we are looking with immediate effect for an Asset Manager:  Rooftop Solar.

What You Will Do

  • Take overall ownership for a portfolio of rooftop solar assets, ensuring successful delivery of the BayWa r.e. contracted scope of services
  • Customer Relations – Primary contact for site owners, managing all customer queries, ensuring they are dealt with promptly and to the highest standards
  • Contract Management – management of all contracts and agreements associated with the sites, ensuring that all requirements and obligations are met and managing all breaches on behalf of the owners.
  • Operations Management – Managing internal and external resources to plan works with production maximisation as the goal, helping to define and manage the annual OPEX budgets
  • Technical Analysis – performing detailed technical analysis to determine factors and trends that impact production and asset life
  • Contractor Management – measuring contractor performance, ensuring all obligations are met, defining and measuring KPI’s to ensure value to the customer
  • Information Management – Ensuring all historical data and documentation is complete and available to the customer
  • Reporting – create detailed customer reports on site performance and contractual compliance and giving recommendations to customers

What You Bring

  • Education – Degree qualified in Engineering, Project Management or other relevant discipline; consideration will be given to those without but with significant experience in a similar role
  • Experience – previous experience with managing the technical operations of rooftop solar assets or similar technologies
  • Industry Knowledge – understanding of solar technology, solar farm operations, SCADA systems and UK HSE legislation
  • Contract Management – Proven track record with managing contracts; able to read, understand and enforce contracts effectively
  • Analysis – attention to detail, able to manipulate and assess data to see patterns and trends
  • Communication – customer orientated with the ability to effectively communicate and negotiate at all levels, both written and verbally
  • Personality – Naturally well prepared and organised able to deal with competing priorities, manage a diverse workload and meet targets and deadlines
  • IT Skills – highly proficient in the use of all Microsoft Office packages with excellent excel skills
  • Drivers Licence – due to the natural of the role there is a requirement for a valid licence

What We Are Ready To Offer You

  • Private Health Insurance
  • Life Assurance Cover
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Yearly Team Away Days
  • Flexible Working Environment
  • Yearly Discretionary Performance Bonus Scheme
  • Excellent Company Culture
  • Mental Health First Aid support
  • Employee Assistance Programme which provides all employees with 24/7 access to telephone and online counselling
  • Access to an online benefits portal which includes travel and shopping discounts, healthy living advice & a financial well-being resource bank
  • Cycle 2 Work Scheme
  • Hybrid Working 

Is This Role The Right Fit For You?

Diversity and Equal Opportunity
At BayWa r.e. we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates.
All employment is decided based on qualifications, potential, merit, and business need.
We do not discriminate on the basis of origin, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.


We look forward to your application! 

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