Associate/Director of Energy Planning

£40000 - £60000 Per Annum Depending on experience
16 Jul 2013
13 Aug 2013
Tom Wood
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Associate/Director of Energy Planning
Job Type: Full time, permanent
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 based on experience
Location: Oxford
Consultant: Tom Wood
Reference: DIR27

The Organisation:

The Green Recruitment Company is delighted to be representing an integrated property consultancy in their search for an Associate/Director of Energy Planning to be based in Oxford. They offer a broad range of services including sustainable development, regeneration and infrastructure projects. The people are our client’s most important asset. Creating a friendly and supportive environment for their employees where they can attain their personal career goals is a key aim of the Partners.

The Role:

The Associate/Director of Energy Planning will work on a range of multi-disciplinary energy project focusing on all aspects of the renewable energy development market. The role will involve but not be limited to;
• Identify prospects that match the profile of our clients in the carbon, energy, energy efficiency, environmental, sustainability, or clean energy marketplace
• Communicate and interact with business decision makers at all levels to identify needs and requirements as well as market opportunities
• Provide technical guidance on the Energy Services product portfolio in relation to portfolio expansion and market penetration
• Evaluate existing product performance and identify improvements
• Maintain awareness of relevant technology and disseminate knowledge and understanding via a formal communication process
• To take ownership of all elements of the tender response for new business opportunities
• To manage bids within budget, timescale and anticipated success rate; produce management reports including approval documentation bids

Capabilities and Qualifications

The Associate/Director of Energy will need to have;

• Quality experience selling professional services in the sustainability industry, energy industry, environmental industry, commercial clients;
• Experience and knowledge from working within the energy, sustainability or environmental industry is a must.
• Technical understanding of energy efficiency – with an engineering degree
• Senior management experience, preferably at Director level.
• Working with key internal and external stakeholders
• Provide technical advice and support for Supply Chain
• Proven track record of being successful in all elements of a consultative sales role
• Interfacing and presenting to all management levels at Blue Chip companies

Key skills and qualifications include;

• A positive and enthusiastic team player who is qualified to at least Degree level or equivalent and will relish the challenge of working across a number of projects for a wide range of clients.
• A Full UK Driving License
• Literate in all Microsoft Applications
• Numerate, with a good understanding of the energy market
• An understanding of energy generation technology
• An understanding of energy distribution
• A working knowledge of the regulatory framework in the
energy sector
• Have excellent written and oral communication skills;
• Work well within a team
• Flexible, both in the type of work undertaken and the location from which it is delivered.
• Experience of renewable energy technology and carbon accounting are desirable skills, however not essential
• Experience of working in a consultancy environment and/or experience of managing the interface with the customer are also desirable personal skills but not essential

To apply for this role please send your CV to:

Tom Wood

Please get in touch with any queries on:
+44(0) 203 002 2877

The Green Recruitment Company is an Employment Business for interim, contract and temporary recruitment and acts as an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies

Commutable locations include; Oxford, Banbury, Bicester, Carterton, Henley-on-Thames, Thame, Witney, Reading, High Wycombe, Swindon, Aylesbury, Buckingham, London.