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Head of Development - Solar - UK

Head of Development - Solar - UK

  • Location

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Up to ~ £100K + Per MW Bonus

  • Contact:

    Nathan Quinn

  • Contact email:

    nathan@greenrecruitmentcompany.com

  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2025-02-09

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Nathan Quinn

The Opportunity 

A rare opportunity to join an established private equity company as their Head of Development. 

The Role

  • Identifying opportunities and finding the right locations and sites for utility scale solar projects.
  • Negotiation, closing and monitoring agreements with local developers
  • Close agreements with landowners for the realisation of solar projects.
  • Contributing to obtaining zoning plan changes and (building) permits
  • Involved in the technical side, PPA, and grid connection
  • Managing advisors
  • Stakeholder management 
  • Support during the sale process of the projects

The Person 

  • Several years of experience in project development of renewable energy projects though the whole project development cycle.
  • Successful track record of projects and a good network within the UK Solar industry.
  • Experience with licencing and permitting procedures