Asset Manager

Portland, ME
Posted 3 months ago

Job Purpose

The Asset Manager has overall responsibility and accountability for the financial performance and compliance of a portfolio of operating wind and solar projects.

This is an opportunity for a motivated and team-minded individual to work in a collaborative and fast-paced environment with experienced colleagues. With strong growth projections, this is an opportunity to join a growing team that develops, owns and operates wind, utility solar, distributed solar and battery storage assets.

Location: Portland, ME however may also be based in Boston, MA.

Responsibilities

  • Work cross-functionally with operations, engineering, finance and accounting to achieve the financial objectives of the portfolio
  • Manage the day-to-day operations of a diverse set of assets, identifying critical performance improvements and ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and contractual obligations
  • Manage and ensure compliance with all operating project regulatory requirements, including with state-specific regulatory agencies, balancing authorities/ISOs and local taxing authorities
  • Serve as the commercial lead on key project negotiations
  • Present and own financial results to asset owner and other key project stakeholders
  • Identify, analyze and implement operational, financing and contractual enhancements to improve financial performance
  • Develop annual budget and lead monthly review process to ensure adherence to plan
  • Partner with Development and Finance to advance development projects
  • Deliver monthly reports of project performance to key project stakeholders
  • Identify new business opportunities to help grow the asset management and operations portfolio under management
  • Maintain relationships with counterparties and resolve all contractual disputes for assigned portfolios, communicating such disputes to internal and external parties where appropriate

Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in finance, economics, engineering, business or related field, master’s degree preferred
  • 5 years industry relevant experience, including knowledge and experience working with accounting, finance, and operations of energy projects
  • Excellent qualitative and quantitative analytical skills to identify and solve a wide range of business problems
  • Strong knowledge of accounting concepts, financial reporting and metrics
  • Strong demonstrated ability working cross functionally
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to communicate effectively with internal groups and external parties
  • Must be able to travel and work irregular work hours, including overtime as required
  • Strong time management skills with ability to manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Expected to be equally comfortable managing the commercial, financial, compliance and operational needs of the project

Characteristics Necessary for Success

  • Integrity and accountability
  • Collaborative style and a can-do attitude
  • Comfortable with fast paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to make informed decisions quickly
  • Passionate and enthusiastic about renewable energy
  • Highly organized, able to multitask and manage multiple projects concurrently

Job Features

Job CategoryAsset Management

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