Innovation Project Manager

Innovation Project Manager

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    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

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    Tatiana Dupont

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  • Published:

    about 2 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Tatiana Dupont

Innovation Project Manager

Location: Colchester, UK

Salary: Competitive

The Green Recruitment Company are working with a leading renewables business who are looking for a talented and ambitious candidate to help them deliver collaborative R&D projects. The role will focus on the project management of solar PV and utility scale solar plants. Reporting to the CEO, the successful candidate will work closely with the operations and software teams, the customers as well as the international academic and industrial partners.

Key responsibilities:

  • Project management of our multiple collaborative R&D projects – includes all aspects of project governance and reporting to external funding bodies.
  • Secure project funding by building relationships with key academic and research organisations
  • Seek ideas to evaluate and take forward as future innovation projects, potentially in conjunction with clients
  • Proactively use our data to engage with clients to secure consultancy engagements which produce measurable benefit for the client from using our solutions

Required skills and experience:

  • Relevant management experience in a similar field.
  • Proven experience in Solar project management
  • Ability to produce persuasive and fully costed project or consulting proposals.
  • Excellent communicator in front of customers or partner organisations
  • Engineering or computer science degree or equivalent.
  • Strong ability to work and thrive in a live, high-pressure environment.
  • Exceptional ability to resolve issues quickly and effectively.
  • Positive, can-do attitude.