Project Delivery Director - BESS

Project Delivery Director - BESS

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  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure, Energy Storage & DSR

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  • Salary:

    £75,000 - £100,000 (Dependant on suitability of experience)

  • Contact:

    Cory Rogers

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  • Published:

    7 days ago

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  • Consultant:

    Cory Rogers

The Green Recruitment Company are delighted to have partnered with a new, incredibly well financed, Battery Storage Developer, to identify a Project Delivery Director, to oversee delivery of its large-scale energy storage assets from planning submission phase through to commercial operation.

The business to date, have secured 2.5GW of Grid Connections, of a targeted 3GW within the United Kingdom for BESS Projects & have secured investment from two exceptional & well-known clean-energy funders.

The Project Delivery Director will be responsible for:

  • Managing all planning stakeholders from consultants to case officers, community and landowners, from planning submission through to commercial operation
  • Helping projects achieve FID by ensuring planning conditions achieved, securing land rights, and managing contractors/consultants as needed
  • Interface with development (engineers, consultants, colleagues) and delivery teams (EPC, ICP, Civils)
  • Construction phase contractor / EPC management including contract, quality and performance monitoring, liaising with our EPC Director
  • Reporting to board / investors

Knowledge & Understanding;

  • Large-scale HV renewables / infrastructure project development
  • Planning policy and process, at local and national level, across UK (Scotland and England)
  • Consultant (planning, studies, engineering) and Stakeholder (case officers, community, landowners) management
  • Construction phase contractor / EPC management
  • Land acquisition capability


  • Have 10+ years relevant industry experience
  • Come from a development, planning or construction background
  • Be highly self-motivated and organised and capable of working pro-actively alone
  • Focussed on net zero