Vice President, Ontario

Operations · Toronto, Ontario
Department Operations
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Senior Manager/Supervisor

Aypa Power, a Blackstone portfolio company, is a pioneer and leading developer, owner and operator of energy storage and hybrid renewable projects, with a leadership team that is deeply experienced in developing, contracting, financing, owning, and operating C&I and utility-scale battery storage and renewable energy projects. We design customized energy storage and generation projects for a range of applications that benefit both commercial and industrial customers, as well as utilities that power our communities and cities. Working closely with our diverse range of partners, we’re creating a world powered by affordable, sustainable, and reliable energy.

    Aypa is seeking an experienced energy executive to lead its business in Ontario. The role will be responsible for all aspects of customer acquisition, relationship management, project development and operating success across Ontario.

    Key Responsibilities:


    • Responsible for overall Ontario P&L;
    • Develop, own and execute corporate customer origination strategy in Ontario;
    • Assess commercial opportunities and structure and negotiate appropriate energy storage service agreements and/or ancillary service agreements to meet customer needs;
    • Monitor applicable regulatory, legislative and policy developments and procurements and identify potential risks and opportunities for Aypa;
    • Explore strategic growth opportunities across new customer bases and market segments;
    • Seek additional revenue streams and structure new products and solutions to enhance portfolio value;
    • Oversee customer success and liaise with current and prospective customers;
    • Coordinate matters related to Ontario projects execution, oversee timeline and budget compliance, and facilitate matters requiring interface with host customer and suppliers;
    • Oversee operations and asset management;
    • Liaise with the finance and accounting team on billing and collections matters;
    • Ensure continued compliance with all applicable financial, operational and other requirements and covenants; and
    • Provide rigorous financial and operational reporting to the executive management team.

    Key Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree in related field; graduate degree in related field desirable;
    • 10+ years of progressive experience within the clean energy, power, or related industry, including 2+ years in a leadership role;
    • Preference for candidates with at least 5 years experience in origination in the Ontario energy market;
    • Strong experience marketing renewable energy and/or energy use solutions to corporate offtake and/or C&I customers, preference for candidates with energy storage experience;
    • Established relationships with corporate and C&I customers;
    • Strong leadership skills and ability to thrive in an entrepreneurial environment, including a creative and proactive work ethic;
    • Able to plan, oversee and personally execute numerous projects simultaneously, work well under pressure, and adapt to changing priorities;
    • Outstanding problem solving and strategic thinking skills;
    • Exceptional time management and ability to perform under tight deadlines; and
    • Able to work independently and as a collaborative member of a lean and dynamic team.

    Compensation and Location:

    • Job Type: Permanent, Full-time
    • Location: Toronto, ON
    • Salary:  A base salary commensurate with experience
    • Bonus:  An annual bonus will be awarded based on both individual performance as well as the overall success of the business.
    • Benefits:  Aypa offers an attractive benefit package

    Aypa is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. 

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    • Location
      Toronto, Ontario
    • Department
    • Employment Type
    • Minimum Experience
      Senior Manager/Supervisor