At Nordic Solar A/S, we are looking for an experienced, technically well-founded and commercial EPC Director to take full responsibility of the company’s extensive construction programme. This includes close cooperation with the investment team on new projects as Nordic Solar embarks on more, high potential markets. Referring directly to the COO, the position holds a rare opportunity to become part of a successful investment company focusing on solar energy.
Successful investment company within solar energy
Taking on the position as Nordic Solar’s new EPC Director, you play an important part in securing the solutions and quality of the solar parks on a large scale. In doing so, you work closely with external stakeholders encompassing, among others, EPC and development partners, technical advisors, and suppliers. Moreover, you engage in a close cross-organizational cooperation with the project teams of NS encompassing the business units, investment, legal and asset management, respectively.
Thus, your main responsibilities are:
- To ensure the design and quality of the developing solar parks, to become ready for construction, or under construction
- To ensure the commercial interests of NS, working strategically with partners and stakeholders
- Over time, potentially build up and manage a strong EPC-team
Working with these areas of responsibility, you manage the ongoing construction activities with EPC contractors and local partners. This includes site inspections during construction as well as monitoring the construction progress with the aim of evaluating milestone completion. In addition, you manage the procurement process for the entire scope of solar PV plant construction, and you likewise structure and manage coming EPC tender processes, e.g., BoP, hardware suppliers, Grid, etc. Moreover, you participate in business development activities with EPC scope responsibility, and you cooperate with local stakeholders as well as EPC and sourcing partners. Finally, you ensure a continuous dialogue with these stakeholders, keeping them in your comprehensive network.
Technically well-founded and commercial EPC Director
You hold a master’s degree in electrical engineering, representing a high academic standard. In addition, you represent min. 6-10 years of relevant work experience from a Tier-1 EPC contractor, technical advisor or similar. Therefore, you have proven experience with EPC and construction management, having successfully taken projects from the RTB stage and realized the construction of large scale solar PV projects. Consequently, you have a strong network within the solar industry which you enjoy extending and maintaining.
Having worked with multiple stakeholders, you hold an excellent commercial understanding being a skilled negotiator. You have a good legal/compliance and numeric sense, and you like to spend some time with MS 365 platform, e.g., Excel, sharepoint, etc. Moreover, you hold proficient English skills and preferably master one or more additional European languages on negotiation level. However, most importantly, you would like to stay engaged in the maturing renewable energy industry working for a fund manager with a solid track record and a significant growth rate.
As a person, you are extrovert and accommodating. You are self-motivated and thrive when working in small teams. Moreover, you possess a good sense of humour and the ability to see new opportunities, and you find ease working in a dynamic environment, occasionally characterised by very tight deadlines. However, most importantly, you are ambitious with your work and eager to contribute to the continuous growth of NS.
We offer the following
We offer a job with room for ambitions and development potential in a thriving international industry encompassing a high degree of influence on decision-making. Moreover, our company is characterized by a dynamic environment where you will cooperate with other positive, skilled, and passionate colleagues. Furthermore, we offer competitive remuneration according to qualifications.
About Nordic Solar A/S
Nordic Solar is a solar energy company owned by private investors. Since its establishment in 2010, the company has focused on renewable energy with attractive returns on investments. Our investors are private and professional investors, family offices, trust funds and institutional investors. We have experienced continuous and steady growth resulting in completed transactions for more than DKK 4 billion in 10 different European countries. Today, Nordic Solar is among the 50 largest solar portfolios in Europe, and our ambitions to grow in investments and capital remains prominent.
Recently, we have merged the two Nordic Solar investment companies with the management company into one strong entity. Hence, we have created the platform, which is needed to fulfil the ambition of becoming the Nordic region’s leading solar energy company with a possible IPO on the stock exchange within the coming years.
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