Commercial Manager, Offshore Wind Development

at Invenergy LLC
Location Ithaca
Date Posted May 13, 2021
Category Mining / Oil / Gas
Job Type Not Specified

Description

Invenergy drives innovation in energy. Powered by decades of entrepreneurial experience and unparalleled execution, we solve the energy challenges facing our customers and communities. We provide power generation and storage solutions at scale around the world to create a cleaner energy future. We develop. We build. We own. We operate. We are Invenergy.Job DescriptionInvenergy believes inclusion drives innovationDiverse teams are better teams. The perspectives and experiences that people from different backgrounds bring to an organization drive better decisions and improved business results. Invenergy employees are inclusive and welcoming of all colleagues of all backgrounds, genders, races, sexual orientations, religions and abilities.Position OverviewAs a Commercial Manager, Offshore Wind Development, you will work on market characterization, evaluation and opportunity development of utility-scale renewable energy projects, with specific focus on offshore wind. The successful candidate will have demonstrated track record in opportunity identification, strategic planning, bid development and execution in a competitive marketplace. In addition, domain expertise and international market experience is preferred.ResponsibilitiesResponsible for leading competitive bid development for offshore development opportunities including seabed leasing, offtake agreements and interconnection capacity (where applicable).Responsible for liaising with development, engineering, finance and procurement team members to develop the project business case and identification of commercial risks in areas such as: budget, revenue forecasting, structuring, business case analysis, land & property, DEVEX, CAPEX and OPEX for project activities both in the opportunity development phase up to NTP/Financial Close.Responsible for organizing and working with team analysts to maintain relevant market assumptions and structures for offshore development projects including areas such as: leasing costs, bonding, tax, revenue mechanisms, power settlement and decommissioning liabilities.Responsible for interfacing with internal stakeholders (e.g. finance and development) in the management of project financial models, and key financial metrics/indicators for the preparation of competitive bids for project opportunities, including leasing, offtake contracts, recommending pricing strategies, and local content opportunities.Responsible for monitoring ongoing market conditions and structures and feeding-in risk mitigation opportunities to the development process.Insights gained from the above work will position the commercial manager to contribute to the overall project and development strategy.Synthesize key findings and perform bespoke analyses as needed and communicate findings to Invenergy's senior management.Role provides broad exposure to all aspects of offshore wind project development and strategy.Required SkillsBachelor's Degree required in Business, Economics, Engineering, Accounting, or related field. A master's degree or other advanced degree in a relevant topic area is preferred.5-8 years of experience from commercial or financial roles in industries such as energy, infrastructure, oil and gas, or real estate development, renewable energy projects preferred.Experience leading opportunity identification, competitive bid management and execution.Ability to assist/add value to the strategic and financial process for energy project development.Ability to communicate and interface effectively across multiple de-centralized teams, with strong prioritization, organizational, networking, leadership, time management, and interpersonal skills.Ability and confidence to identify questions which affect material market/ project assumptions and raise these to the offshore development team members.Ability to problem-solve and have strong analytical insights, including the ability to identify and communicate possible trade-offs and the balance of risk and reward.Ability to create effective communication materials to synthesize key insights for senior management and external partners, as required.Position will require interfacing with senior managers within the organization.Superior adaptability and willingness to perform new and unique analyses and other ad-hoc tasks for a number of projects, at different stages of development.Knowledge of budget preparation, implementation, and oversight.Excellent analytical, reporting presentation and communication skills.Advanced Excel skills (e.g. VBA, Pivot Tables, Vlookup, Conditional Formatting, and Charts) and strong Word/PowerPoint skills.#LI-INVENERGYBenefitsEligible for medical, dental, vision, 401(k), bonus, paid time off, etc.Invenergy believes inclusion drives innovationDiverse teams are better teams. The perspectives and experiences that people from different backgrounds bring to an organization drive better decisions and improved business results. Invenergy employees are inclusive and welcoming of all colleagues of all backgrounds, genders, races, sexual orientations, religions and abilities.