Chief Asset Management Officer, Melbourne

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Linum Consult’s client is an international energy company currently in the process of expanding and are seeking a Chief Asset Management Officer to be based at their office in Melbourne, Australia.


  • Supporting the CEO of the Australian division through business operations performance analysis associated with the overall management of the company’s activities
  • Structuring and managing the company’s wind assets; given the portfolio plan assumptions for energy yield, availability, reliability, degradation, and setting goals taking into consideration the changing economic conditions and regulatory requirements of the Australian renewables market
  • Supporting techno/commercial activities as required
  • Providing best practice asset management inputs
  • Supporting, coordinating, and facilitating decisions on asset acquisitions, repositioning, and optimisation. Recommending asset divestment within the risk criteria and applicable guidelines
  • Assisting in monitoring other international assets when required
  • Supporting and preparing budgets for the techno/commercial activities
  • Monitoring the portfolio performance and investment activities versus budgets; mapping areas of performance shortfall against overall portfolio risks.
  • Developing and coordinating the application of business assurance arrangements to provide compliance and early warning of issues
  • Analysing, identifying, and quantifying the level of risk associated with investments and recommending measures to mitigate risk and increase the level of return
  • Communicating and coordinating with other stakeholders or shareholders as required


  • Degree qualification in Applied Engineering, Mathematics, Economics or Business, with a specialisation in Asset Management or other professional qualifications
  • At least 10-15 years’ experience, with 7 years spent in the power and infrastructure sector
  • Strong technical understanding of power and water plants of various technologies, with an emphasis in managing Wind Power assets
  • In-depth knowledge of large-scale corporate processes and business model analyses
  • Strong business acumen, with excellent commercial and analytical skills
  • Excellent technical knowledge of the structure and pricing of PPAs of various Power and Wind technologies
  • Experience of regulatory tracking, monitoring, and reporting
  • Previous history of working successfully in a multicultural environment
  • Fluent in English


If you feel that you have the right background of experience to take up this challenging position, then please formally submit your CV along with your current financial package details for the attention of Fatima Rodriguez to

If your application has been successful, then we will contact you within 72hrs.

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