Head of Asset Development

Head of Asset Development


Energia Group is a market leading energy company who have recently aligned their key operations to focus on Renewables, Flexible Generation and Customer Solutions. The Group are currently undertaking a €4bn investment programme to capture commercial opportunity in the new dynamic marketplace and with the recent realignment of the business, are well placed to succeed.  To facilitate the growth strategy Energia Group is looking to add structure to an already established Asset Management capability and have created this new role of Head of Asset Development.

The Head of Asset Development, reporting directly to the Managing Director Renewables, will encompass full responsibility for managing a high performing team of professionals to deliver assets from development through tendering, contracting, construction and handover to operations across renewables and other projects, based in either Dublin or Belfast.

The successful candidate should possess the following characteristics and skills:

  • 5 years senior leadership responsibility managing/ supporting asset delivery including renewables consenting and/or construction in Ireland or the UK and experience of delivering major capital projects.
  • 5 years proven experience in the development of strategies that deliver and support significant business growth.
  • Provide evidence of leading high-performance teams including building productive communication, creating innovative solutions and delivering great performance in the development and/or construction of renewable assets in Ireland or the UK.
  • Demonstrable understanding of the key parameters of investment decisions and value maximisation.
  • High level of business and commercial acumen with experience of managing budgets / cost control and planning, prioritising and organising work to meet targets.
  • Educated to degree level in a related area or equivalent significant relevant experience in the renewable sector

Energia Group are currently supplying over 750,000 homes and businesses across Ireland with competitively priced electricity and gas. They supply approximately 25% of Ireland’s total energy and 21% of Ireland’s total wind power. Energia Group is also developing projects in onshore and offshore wind, solar, storage, biogas and conventional generation. If you would like to become part of the continuous growth of this success in this newly defined Head of Asset Development role contact Emma Kieran for a confidential discussion on +28 9072 5756 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Application is by tailored cv and closing date is 5pm on Monday 27th April 2020.  Our client is an equal opportunities employer.


  • Closing Date:
    5pm on Monday 27th April 2020
  • Salary:
    See job description
  • Location:
    Belfast or Dublin

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Head of Asset Development

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