Grid Connection Manager

Posted 25 March 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameHarry Moncur

Job description

Job Title: Grid Connection Manager

Location: Poland (Remote)

The Grid Connection Manager will be responsible for managing all aspects of grid connection for onshore wind, solar PV and BESS, projects in Poland. You will play a crucial role in ensuring the timely and cost-effective connection of projects to the grid, while also managing relationships with grid operators, regulatory authorities, and other stakeholders. The ideal candidate will have a deep understanding of grid connection processes, excellent project management skills, and a proven track record of successfully delivering grid connection solutions for renewable energy projects.


  • Lead the grid connection process for renewable energy projects from initial planning through to energisation and grid synchronisation.

  • Collaborate with internal teams, external consultants, and grid operators to assess grid connection feasibility, identify connection points, and develop connection strategies that optimize project economics and minimize risks.

  • Manage the preparation and submission of grid connection applications, permits, studies, and other regulatory requirements in compliance with local regulations and grid codes.

  • Coordinate technical assessments, impact studies, grid modelling, and interconnection agreements with grid operators to ensure project compliance and grid stability.

  • Negotiate grid connection agreements, terms, and conditions with grid operators, transmission system operators (TSOs), distribution system operators (DSOs), and other relevant authorities.

  • Monitor project progress and timelines related to grid connection activities,

  • Identify potential bottlenecks or delays, and implement mitigation measures to keep projects on schedule.

  • Liaise with internal project teams, contractors, suppliers, and stakeholders to coordinate grid connection works, equipment procurement, and construction activities.

  • Provide regular updates and reports to senior management on grid connection status, milestones, risks, and opportunities.

  • Stay informed about regulatory changes, grid infrastructure developments, and emerging technologies in the renewable energy sector to identify opportunities for process improvement and innovation.

  • Represent the company in meetings, negotiations, and discussions with grid operators, regulatory authorities, industry associations, and other stakeholders to advocate for the interests of our projects.


  • Bachelor's degree in electrical engineering, renewable energy, or a related field. Advanced degree preferred.

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in grid connection management, project management, or electrical engineering, with a focus on renewable energy projects.

  • Deep understanding of grid connection processes, regulations, standards, and grid codes in Poland.

  • Proven track record of successfully delivering grid connection solutions for renewable energy projects

  • Strong project management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver results on time and within budget.

  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills

  • The ability to build and maintain effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

  • Strategic thinker with the ability to identify opportunities, assess risks, and develop creative solutions to complex challenges.

  • Highly organized and detail-oriented with a strong analytical mindset.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and project management software.

  • Fluency in Polish and English is required, additional languages would be an advantage.

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 Harry Moncur (harry.moncur@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)