Director of Development

Posted 01 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
LocationUnited States of America
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameJessica Lamble

Job description

Job title: Director of Development

Location: United States (Remote)

The Green Recruitment Company is excited to be partnering with a growing developer of utility-scale battery storage projects across the US, to appoint a Director of Development, in California. Our client acquires and/or partners with owners of retiring brownfield industrial and power generation facilities, remediates and deconstructs them, and in parallel redevelops them into renewable power generation and/or energy storage systems to decarbonize these legacy assets. This role is fully remote, but candidates should ideally be located on the West Coast.


  • Support the redevelopment and finance teams in the screening, modeling, financial analysis and securing of power facilities.

  • Develop processes, procedures, programs, Project Management Plans (PMP) and Project Execution Plans (PEP).

  • Liaise with technical and commercial consultants, contractors and Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM).

  • Execution resource planning, schedules, budgets, studies, value planning and presentations.

  • Off-take/power sales; interconnection (IX), transmission and wheeling; project commercial structuring, modeling and finance; government affairs and community relations; property leasing, acquisition and Right of Way (ROW); Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) execution; permitting, commercial structuring and contract formulation and negotiations; business and risk management; environmental and sustainable development; and QA/QC and safety.

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business, finance and/or engineering; Master’s degree preferred.

  • At least 7 - 10 years of success in the development of renewable energy and energy storage projects.

  • Experience leading full project lifecycle completion of multiple power generation or transmission projects from site origination through NTP and eventual COD.

  • Demonstrated success and experience developing utility-scale energy storage and/or renewable energy projects, within CAISO.

  • Basic understanding of financial modeling, providing input and analysis of project economics.

In conclusion, Don't miss this exciting opportunity to be part of the renewable energy revolution. Apply now and be a key player in shaping a sustainable future!

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Jessica Lamble (j.lamble@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)