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Technical Due Diligence Manager

SSE plc

Location: Aberdeen City, Belfast, County Dublin, Perth and Kinross, Reading, Renfrewshire

Job Type: Full time


SSE has big ambitions to be a leading energy company in a low carbon world. Following our commitment to invest £20.5 billion in low carbon projects to 2027, we have significant growth plans and are well on our way to achieving our ambition to build a world that's more sustainable and inclusive for you, your family, the community you live in and for generations to come.

We are proud to be playing a critical role in the net zero transition, as we aim to more than treble the net capacity in operation to 13GW and grow renewable energy output five-fold to over 50TWh over the next 10 years.

About the Role

Base Location: Glasgow, Perth, Aberdeen, Reading, Belfast or Dublin.

Salary: £53,100 - £79,700 + performance-related bonus + a range of benefits to support your finances, wellbeing and family.

Working Pattern: Permanent | Full time | Hybrid working and Flexible First options available

As Technical Due Diligence Manager, you’ll assess opportunities for bids, mergers and acquisitions which will bolster our onshore portfolio across Europe. Join us on our journey to net zero and help us power change.

You’ll be responsible for:

- Conducting due diligence assessments related to wind, solar, battery and hydro opportunities.

- Leading project teams of technical experts during non-binding offer and binding-offer stages.

- Delivering comprehensive due diligence reports capturing key findings, issues, risks, and recommendations.

- Creating investment decision recommendations and providing project development and technical inputs for the financial modelling.

- Contributing to framework processes and the continuous improvement of templates, tools and documents.

What do I need?

We would love you to have:

- Large capital project experience in a senior business development, bid, or project management role.

- Experience leading due diligence for energy investment projects in a developer or consultancy environment.

- Understanding of the factors influencing investments such as development decisions, technology selection, energy yield, grid, costs, timing, consenting, engineering, supply chain, financial measures, and investment case economics.

- Experience managing teams in a matrix environment.

- An analytical and commercially astute approach to work, with the ability to distil complex data into concise information and recommendations.

What's in it for you?

We offer an excellent package with 34 days annual leave entitlement. Enhanced maternity/paternity leave, discounted healthcare, salary sacrifice car leasing and much more, view our full benefits package on our careers site.

As an equal opportunity employer we encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. We encourage applicants from all protected characteristics and commit to providing any reasonable adjustments you need during the application, assessment and upon joining SSE. Search for 'Inclusion & Diversity at SSE' to find out more.

What happens now?

All applications should be made online, and I'll be back in touch after the vacancy closing date to let you know the outcome.

If you would like to discuss any working flexibly requirements or adjustments you may require throughout the recruitment and selection process, please contact / 01738 275053.

Before commencing your role with SSE, you'll need to complete our pre-employment screening process. This will consist of a criminality and credit check.




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