PPA Manager

Ansøgningsfrist: 13-12-2023

Nordic Solar A/S is looking for a PPA Manager to be a driving force in the green transition, responsible for securing long term PPAs for the increasing portfolio of solar assets in Europe. With significant growth plans, you’ll thrive in a maturing renewable energy business with ample room to shape your own development.

As the PPA Manager at Nordic Solar, you will be an integral part of the Corporate Finance & Development team. Your primary focus is to leverage your expertise to initiate, negotiate, and structure Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs). This role offers a unique chance to provide valuable advice, leaving your mark on the continuous growth and project development in Nordic Solar.

Taking on the position, your main responsibilities are:

  • Originating and analyzing potential PPA opportunities for solar projects.
  • Take the lead in structuring, negotiating, and execute PPA contracts with counterparts.
  • Main point of contact to PPA advisors and legal advisors during transactions.
  • Build up and maintain relationships with potential off-takers to ensure insights in the PPA markets across Europe.
  • Stay on top of energy market developments that can be used in market analyses.
  • Contribute to the overall PPA strategy of Nordic Solar.
  • Participate in discussions with senior lenders with respect to senior debt financings.
  • Various ad-hoc tasks.

You will report directly to the Head of M&A, Yassine Chahi. The role is based in the office in Hellerup (Copenhagen).  

Numerically well-founded and self-motivated PPA Manager

Taking on the role as PPA Manager, you are expected to possess a relevant master’s  degree representing a high academic standard. In addition, you bring a minimum of two years of experience from the energy sector with great knowledge of energy market fundamentals, the power- and PPA market, where you have been working with corporate and utility PPAs. Additionally, you possess a strong numerical aptitude, including proficiency in Excel, and preferably Excel VBA. You communicate professionally in written and spoken English and have a strong commercial understanding of business operations as well as proven contractual skills.

Pro-active and analytical team player   

We value individuals who exhibit a good sense of humor, are proactive, and adept at identifying new opportunities. You should thrive in a team-oriented environment, collaborating across departments to realize our projects. Adapting to a dynamic work setting and meeting tight deadlines should come naturally to you. Finally, you should be ambitious, committed to your own professional growth, and eager to contribute to the success of Nordic Solar.

About Nordic Solar A/S

Since its establishment in 2010, Nordic Solar has focused on building a green and sustainable solar energy company while ensuring an attractive return for shareholders at the same time. Nordic Solar develops, builds, and operates industrial solar parks in Europe and is committed to creating the largest and most professional solar energy company in the Nordic region.

The company gives priority to creating an engaging and value driven workplace. The culture is collaborative and there is a great management focus of creating a workplace where everyone thrives and is heard. Nordic Solar is also very dedicated to the health of its employees which is why they offer physical training (optional), an attractive canteen scheme, the possibility of psychotherapy sessions, company-subsidized massage, and much more. The team behind Nordic Solar is very versatile both in age, nationality, educational background, and experience. This represents a strength both professionally and socially while implying inclusiveness and adaptability.

In the coming years, Nordic Solar has ambitions to continue its high growth rate and expects a tripling of the capacity of its solar parks in operation by the end of 2025; A plan that requires investments of up to DKK

5 billion in the years to come.

For more information, please visit: https://nordicsolar.eu/

Apply for the position

If the above matches your profile, we would love to hear from you. You apply for the position by following the link “Søg stillingen” and submitting your CV. Applicants will be assessed on an ongoing basis. MINDWEISS is handling the recruitment process on behalf of Nordic Solar. 

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