To spearhead initiatives for us to meet our global ambition to offer our customers sustainable, non fossil energy by 2040, we have set up a Sustainable Core Team in SHV Energy HQ in Hoofddorp. Our SuFu strategy includes 4 pillars :
1. Secure new supply - business development / negotiation with potential bioLPG/bioLNG/other product suppliers
2. Explore new routes & products – defining new technology routes for different target feedstocks resulting in propane, butane and other products including rDME and green hydrogen
3. Commercialize sustainable fuels – global support for the activities in current in 7 BU’s and initial preparation in additional target countries
4. Engage stakeholders – establishing key relationships required for SHV Energy group (including daughter companies) to expand sustainable fuel developments in the short and long term
The Global SuFu Core Team was set up in January 2018 and has grown to 9 people by April 2021. The team has been successful in identifying a long list of SuFu prospects including projects, technology providers and suppliers. There is a strong portfolio of R&D projects and activities established within the 2021 budget and a pipeline of investment proposals.
We are now looking to strengthen the SuFu team with a Head of Investment & Supply. This position will report to the Director SuFu. This is a key strategic role for someone with background in renewables/biofuels finance, technology and policy looking to make a strong contribution to the success of this key strategic topic for SHV Energy.
Key responsibilities will include:
End responsible for investment and supply strategy generation in order for SHVE to meet ambitious objectives by 2040.
Overall end responsible for deal management for target deals including strong risk review, project management involving internal and external stakeholder management
Proactively scout for new / potential investment proposals relevant for sustainable fuels and supply opportunities.
Manage a team (FTE = 5) tasked with managing a portfolio of investments and supply contracts, a pipeline of potential investments and a pipeline of new supply contracts. Provide team members with direction and support throughout the steps and activities of the strategic investment/supply procurement process, applying appropriate and defined methodology and tools.
Set up and manage process for professional management of deals/contracts : properly authorized contracts and commitments to be registered in the standard systems by the contract manager to ensure transparency, trace-ability and audit-ability
Spearhead effective modelling and valuation of investment opportunities including managing external input from specialists where required and assisting in all aspects of deal execution including market and financial due diligence, structuring and contract negotiation
Represent SHV Energy on relevant energy think tanks / at events. Strong external networking and stakeholder engagement to fill the pipeline with new and relevant potential investment/supply targets
Active member of the SuFu core team defining and refining strategic pillars to achieve our strategic objectives.
As such we would like you to:
10+ years’ experience in investment & financing roles in the oil & gas, sustainability and/or renewable energy industry, consultancy or public affairs agency
Relevant financial academic qualifications
Good understanding of and interest in the energy policy & incentive landscape (EU including RED and RED II, ETS and other relevant schemes)
Strong project and people management skills
Experience & interest in negotiation tactics
Analytical skills to assess and identify appropriate courses of action for resolution of problems that are unique, diverse and time sensitive
Excellent communication skills
Available for travel up to 40%
What we offer:
A competitive salary with a good bonus structure.
A company car.
An opportunity to join a growing team where you truly get the opportunity to work in a broad range and make an impact on the projects you will be involved in.
An office located right next to the Hoofddorp station with great facilities and an open work plan.
For more information please contact Rebecca Groen, Director Sustainable Fuels via email@example.com or if this sounds like you, apply directly by clicking the link below.
We look forward to hearing from you!
To be considered for the above opportunity you must be eligible to live and work in the EU.
A pre-employment screening and an online assessment will be part of the recruitment procedure.
SHV Energy adhere to ethical recruiting methods ensuring that we do not discriminate against any candidate because of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex, or sexual orientation.
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