Head of Project Development

Posted 22 January 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameSchewas Wallaschi

Job description

Job title: Head of Project Development

Location: Berlin, Germany (Hybrid)

TGRC is partnered with a company with a clear focus on the energy transition and is actively developing solar and wind projects. They are looking for a Head of Project Development to take the initiative and to contribute to society as a whole. Committed participants are cordially invited to join this project.

The cornerstones for a successful energy transition include suitable space, committed people and risk-taking capital.

The company brings these three key components together and relies on a flat hierarchy and fast decision-making processes to actively contribute to the realization of a sustainable energy transition.

Your tasks:

  • Building a high-performance development team for wind and solar projects

  • Management of the team from securing the area to construction readiness

  • Systematic review, evaluation and prioritization of projects

  • Moreover, responsibility for approval, progress and profitability

  • Supporting the project developers in presentations to political committees, authorities and citizens

  • Overall responsibility for project schedules and budgets

  • In addition, monitoring the profitability and risks of the project pipeline

  • Member of the 5-person management team

  • Additionally, contribution of expertise and experience for well-founded decisions

  • Designing the interfaces of project development with the area acquisition team and the planning & technology team


  • At least 8 years of professional experience in solar and/or wind project development with proven success in obtaining approvals.

  • Successful team leadership for at least 3 years.

  • Completed studies in engineering, renewable energies, geography, urban/spatial/environmental/landscape planning or similar.

  • Deep understanding of the legal and technical context of solar and wind projects.

  • Open and constructive discussions, especially in the management team, always for the good of the company.

  • Additionally, independent and results-oriented way of working.

  • Furthermore, willingness to travel extensively.

  • Team-oriented working style.

  • Additionally, good knowledge of German required


  • Attractive total salary consisting of monthly salary and annual bonus.

  • Financial participation in the company's success.

  • In addition, provision of a company car with private use option.

  • Generous holiday package with 30 + 2 days holiday.

In conclusion, be part of an organisation to drive the renewable energy revolution and contribute to a sustainable future.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Schewas Wallaschi (s.wallaschi@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)