Rutherford Cross Retained by Bute Energy to Appoint an Investment Financial Controller

Bute Energy Limited has built up a market-leading pipeline of Energy Park projects in Wales, constituting the largest onshore renewables development portfolio in the UK. The business’s Energy Parks will combine the latest technology for onshore wind and solar generation to provide projects with some of the lowest Levelised Cost of Energy in the UK.

They have partnered with Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP), whose investment will allow them to accelerate the development of their portfolio and bring significant supply chain and economic benefits to Wales. With an ambitious programme of deliverables for the year ahead, Bute is growing its existing team to drive the business through the next stages of consenting and delivery.

Reporting to the Finance Director, the Financial Controller (Investments) will work alongside the Financial Controller (Operations) and be responsible for a team focusing on all aspects of the financial management and reporting of Bute Energy’s investment portfolio of renewable energy parks, supporting its continued growth.

This role will be heavily involved in business / investor partnering, budgeting and control, production of management information packs and statutory accounts, as well as managing a small finance team.

The position is best suited to a professionally qualified accountant who has demonstrable technical experience and is comfortable working within a highly productive, supportive, entrepreneurial environment and dealing with multiple stakeholders.

This is a pivotal position in the finance structure and will be highly visible across the business. With a great deal of autonomy and responsibility, this position will provide an excellent career platform with good personal development opportunities for a committed, collaborative and commercially minded candidate, whilst looking to develop those around you.


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Bute Energy – Position Profile – Financial Controller (Investments) Final