Head of Project Delivery - Renewable Energy IPP

Location London
Contact name: Hayley Burke

Contact email: h.burke@mintselection.com
Job ref: 32373
Published: 3 days ago
Startdate: 18/10/2022

Head of Project Delivery – Renewable Energy IPP


Do you have experience delivering renewable energy projects? Are you interested in stepping into a more senior position and having autonomy over your work? Do you want to be an integral cog of an IPP with an impressive pipeline of projects? Then keep on reading …


Head of Project Delivery sought to join a Renewable Energy Independent Power Producer pioneering a portfolio of Solar PV, Battery Energy Storage, Vertical Farms, On-site Energy Generation, Energy-from-waste, Anaerobic Digestion, Bioenergy gas injection amongst others. The successful Head of Project Delivery will be joining to deliver a sizeable portfolio of projects including utility scale solar PV and battery energy storage assets.


You will work closely with the development team and will lead on the delivery of ready-to-build projects.


The ideal Head of Project Delivery will have an engineering/technical background and will have a demonstrable track record in the delivery of power / renewable energy assets, in the UK. You will take project responsibility from the Development team, leading the delivery of the portfolio and aid in the transition towards renewable energy generation in the UK.


Head of Project Delivery Key Responsibilities:

- Manage an effective handover from the project development team, and working closely with them throughout the development and delivery processes

- Manage project costs

- Ensure requirements are incorporated into the design

- Determine contract resource requirements, service specifications and manage contractor performance (challenging where necessary)

- Manage inspection related activities

- Monitor and evaluate subcontractors

- Develop, review and evaluate contacts and agreements affecting projects

- Problem resolution through collaboration with the team and field construction managers

- Identify and mitigate construction risks

- Site visits when necessary

- Handover effectively to O&M / Asset Management teams

- Assist in the creation of technical documentation, specifications, procedures and troubleshooting support relating to optimal and safe operation of the assets

- Feedback and collaborate with development and operation teams to learn and adapt from previous projects


The successful Head of Project Delivery will join an ambitious and agile organisation that is expanding and promotes autonomy in a rewarding environment. Our client operates with a flexible working policy and offers competitive remuneration.


Click to apply if you have an up-to-date CV that you’re able to share. If not, email me at h.burke@mintselection.com to arrange a confidential, exploratory chat.


Head of Project Delivery – Renewable Energy IPP


Mint selection are a trusted Clean Energy Recruitment Specialist with an extensive network and deep sector knowledge. We are an independent who support our clients and candidates through the full life cycle of Energy project; development, build, finance and operations. We’re known for building high performance teams that cover analyst to senior leadership, executive and Director level appointments.

Our recruitment strengths lie within the clean energy market, providing the latest energy jobs in; Renewable Energy (Wind Power, Solar PV, Wave & Tidal, Hydro, Biomass, Waste-to-energy, Geothermal, CHP), Battery Energy Storage, Fast Response, Hydrogen Production & Storage, Cleantech, Demand Response / Flexibility, Transmission & Distribution, Electric Vehicles and Vehicle Infrastructure.

Core areas we support include; Renewable Energy Investment Management, Energy Project Finance, Structured Finance, M&A, Renewable Energy Project Development, Construction, Operations, Engineering, Commercial Management, Procurement, Asset Management, Portfolio Performance, Risk Management, Trading & Optimisation, Quantitative Analytics and Data Science.

We enjoy a diverse client-base including; Private Equity Investors, Project Developers, Independent Power Producers, Institutional Investors, Banks/Lenders, Utilities, Energy Conglomerates, Equipment Manufacturers, EPC Contractors and advisory businesses that work throughout the United Kingdom and European Union, in particular, England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland, Spain, France, Poland and the Netherlands.