Solar Yield Consultant

Job Title: Solar Yield Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South West England, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: Permanent
REF: BBBH26013
Contact Name: Sally Woods
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 3 years ago

We urgently require a PV Yield Expert with solution-focussed attitude and an appreciation of the economics of solar energy development. You'll need to have a willingness to travel to meetings, work around the UK and at our other offices when needed.

In return we can be flexible on hours and workign from home.


  • Solar irradiance assessment and yield analysis
  • Energy yield calculations, Performance Ratio calculation and analysis of production data
  • Power inverter, photovoltaic module and PV equipment technical review and PV array sizing
  • Research and development of new tools and client solutions
  • Site inspections in the UK, and abroad on occasion
  • Proposal and Report Writing
  • Managing Yield / Irradiation analysis deliverables
  • Quality assurance for PV yields and associated deliverables

Qualifications & experience

  • 3-4+ years of experience in the PV industry in a similar or related role
  • Substantial experience using PVsyst and Meteonorm software, familiarity with other PV modelling software
  • Familiarity with different meteorological databases
  • Experience of PV design - Commercial and Utility-Scale
  • Experience of PV system performance analysis and detailed operational assessment
  • Familiarity with PV industry and PV systems including modules, inverters, transformers, mounting structures, cabling
  • Experience working within a consultancy environment would be highly desirable
  • Cross disciplinary knowledge, e.g. wind, biomass, energy storage would be advantageous
  • Language skills, e.g. Spanish, French, etc would be very useful
  • Eligibility to live and work in the UK

The person

  • highly professional and aspirational analyst with a strong interest in the renewable energy sector,
  • effective technical thinker with strong analytical problem-solving skills and a collaborative approach. an exceptional communicator,