Asset Manager, Canadian Solar Asset Management K.K.

Asset Management Tokyo, Japan






Job Title:      Asset Manager

(Depending on work experience, title may change)


Reports to:   Head of Asset Management


Date:October 2023


Position Summary:

         To manage PV assets held by the listed infrastructure fund including the management of financials of each asset in order to maximize its return on investment on a medium-term basis with the Head of Asset Management, while dealing with issues relevant with PV facilities with Canadian Solar O&M (CSO&M), third party O&M companies (OM) the sponsor (CSP), third party property managers (PM) and vendors



        To manage the PV facilities held by the listed infrastructure fund

         To produce the annual budget at each PV facility with PM and to monitor the actual P/L of each asset including expenditures of O&M against the budget;

         To monitor the actual energy output and performance ratio against the forecasted ones with CSO&M and third party O&M companies;

         To deal with unexpected events at PV facilities by co-working with CSO&M, third party O&M companies and CSP;

         To handle the insurance claims with CSO&M, third party O&M companies and CSP when necessary;

        To enter into relevant agreements among Infrastructure Fund, CSAM and lessees and to monitor the actual energy output relative to its forecasted generation;

         To help the Acquisition Dept. by conducting the technical and legal due diligence and to support the closing in acquiring the incoming PV facilities; and

         To help Financial Planning Dept. with its timely disclosure of the damage triggered by such events and handle Q&A sessions with underwriters, lenders and credit rating agencies during the financing process;


Qualifications and Experiences:

         A work experience of at least 3 years in EPC, development or O&M of renewable energy facilities;

         A technical knowledge of or work experience in PV facilities;

         A work experience in civil engineering is a preferable;

         A work experience in dealing with real estate or other operational assets is a plus;

         Basic knowledge of C/F model and financial accounting is a plus;

         Business level skill in using Excel and Word

         Basic level in English reading and writing. English speaking proficiency is not a mandatory requirement

         A good ability to work with fun and humor; and

         A good team player



The company reserves the right to change the duties and responsibilities of this position at any time at its own discretion