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Project Development Manager

Project Development Manager

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  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

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  • Contact:

    Harry Moncur

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  • Published:

    about 3 years ago

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  • Consultant:

    Harry Moncur

Great Opportunity for a Project Development Manager to join a leading  renewable IPP and spearhead the realisation of solar PV projects throughout France to expand their multi-gigawatt portfolio.


Project Site Identification

  • Identify lands available for solar & wind power development using suitable databases & in collaboration with the company HQ.
  • Create and maintain relationship with public, institutional, private landowners or other parties who may be potential sources for sites.
  • Lead in public participation meetings with the appropriate local PPC and other relevant authorities.
  • Lead in land rights negotiations as per the company standards.
  • Secure access rights and right of way for the projects.

Project Design

  • Assist the team in creating and maintaining detailed design documents over various file types.
  • Design and adapt Wind and Solar PV Farm technical design as per the international standards or standards as defined by the potential investors.
  • Deep knowledge of Solar PV technologies. Knowledge of Wind & Storage technologies is an added advantage.

Project Permitting

  • Lead the application submission process of various government entities.
  • Work closely with engineering, finance and commercial teams during permitting phase.
  • Establish and maintain professional relations with appropriate government entities.
  • Ability to multitask under pressure situations.
  • Communicate effectively across the organization.
  • Manage the work autonomously, ensuring accurate reporting at required intervals

The Candidate:

  • Bachelor or Master degree in Electrical/Civil/Environmental Engineering
  • 0-5 years of functional experience in energy project development
  • Good Computer skills.
  • Strong communication skills and cultural awareness.
  • Highly adaptive, proactive and able to work under pressure with multiple tasks.
  • Fluency in French and English