Project Director
Joint Venture, Hydrogen
Posted on 1/21/2023
London, UK
Experience Level
  • Knowledge and experience working with/for renewable energy developers and investors
  • Experience in hydrogen is desirable but not essential
  • Familiarity and experience with investment committee governance and processes strongly preferred
  • Knowledge and experience of key development risks that should be considered by any investor, with the ability to communicate these risks clearly and recommend mitigations
  • Experience with the origination, development, and structuring of offtake contracts (such as power or gas)
  • Ability to originate and develop customer relationships
  • Project management capability and track record in managing/delivering complex projects
  • Experience working with regulators and/or government departments focused on energy (desirable but not essential)
  • Lead the origination of new customer (offtaker) relationships
  • Develop and maintaining existing and new relationships throughout the project delivery stages
  • Lead development of an origination strategy with understanding of sectors and organisations which are suitable for hydrogen applications
  • Identification, screening, and development pipelining of new sites for green hydrogen projects originated either through customer-led or site-led methods (interfacing with the RES team to deliver this)
  • Provide technical oversight on behalf of Octopus with core delivery led by RES (with external parties for appropriate roles)
  • Negotiate and conclude hydrogen offtake agreements
  • Manage the JV budget and other commercial aspects of project development
  • Lead the investor/HYRO interface
  • Oversee project modelling, valuation, impact of commercials
Octopus Energy

501-1,000 employees

Cloud-based renewable energy service
Company Overview
Octopus Energy is on a mission to transform energy globally, faster and cheaper than anyone imagined. They are are relentless in driving the smart grid technologies that'll deliver cheaper green electricity to fuel our homes, businesses, cars and heating.