Operations Director - Coventry

upto £75k per annum - Perm - Renewable Energy
Ref: 136 Date Posted: Monday 07 Jun 2021
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A fast-growing company that was founded in 2016 by three partners who want to help the planet and save clients’ money is looking for a home-based Operations Director in Coventry. Reporting to the board, your initial focus will be on their commercial solar PV services with progression to also own the LED and Battery Storage services within the company.

The role will suit someone who is never satisfied with the status-quo. You need to be results orientated who can challenge conventional thinking and find smarter ways to do things. You must put people first, build deep customer relationships and want to improve futures!

As an Operations Director, your responsibilities will include:

  • Leading the Solar Operations Department reporting directly to the Board.
  • Taking responsibility for the development and installation of all solar PV projects across the UK to highest operational and health & safety standards.
  • Owning Health & Safety across the company.
  • Developing the companies Installation and Operations & Maintenance capacity in line with current contracts and future growth plans.
  • Helping to develop new policies and processes to continually improve employee satisfaction and companies’ performance.
  • Building on existing supplier relationships and establish new relationships.
  • Helping to develop the company’s knowledge, skills and offering in new products and technologies.

We are looking for an Operations Director who has the following skills and experiences:

  • Previous experience in a similar Operational Director/Head of Operations Command role.
  • Team management, people development, skills analysis and team building.
  • Commercial Electrician with significant LV/HV experience.
  • Financial/Budget management.
  • Sub-contractor management/contracts management. 
  • Knowledge of solar PV and wider renewables industry.  
  • Working knowledge of CDM and other appropriate Health and Safety regulations.  
  • Good working knowledge of MS Office suite of products.
  • A full UK driving license with no disqualifications and no more than 6 penalty points.

DBS Clearance – You must be able to work in sensitive environments; schools and care homes and have a 5-year checkable history.

To apply for this role as Operations Director, please click apply online and upload an updated copy of your CV.