Project Development Manager

Project Development Manager

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  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

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  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    George Lynch

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    George Lynch

Join a globally integrated renewables developer that specialises in the development, financing, EPC, O&M as well as asset management of solar power plants. With European origins my client has a portfolio that surpasses 1GWp worldwide and conducts business with over 50 countries globally. With a focus on project development your role will be responsible for contracts negotiation and transactional support across all new and on-going solar and storage projects in the domestic pipeline.


Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Effectively manage project development from greenfield stages to operational stages.
  • Collaborate with the Head of Market as well as the Regional Director to effectively finish existing projects in the pipeline.
  • Manage projects in accordance with budget, schedules, milestones, and deliverables targets.
  • Review of project contracts such as PPAs, interconnection agreements, leases, EPC as well as O&M contracts.
  • Liaise with all aspects of the project lifecycle i.e., Engineering, legal, finance, project, and accounting.
  • Collaborate closely with the finance department to ensure adequate feasibility analysis and evaluation of project debt and equity finance.
  • Manage contractors, vendors as well as consultants to stay within budget parameters and maintain project timeline targets.
  • Secure the necessary permits and ensure environmental compliance throughout the development, construction, and operation of projects.
  • Provide advisory on project interconnection requests, load-flow, and congestion studies as well as other variables to ensure project transmission.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Bachelor’s or master’s degree in relevant field
  • 3 + years’ experience working within the solar industry.
  • Demonstrated track record of project management of large-scale solar projects.
  • Understanding the structure of large-scale renewables projects
  • Ability to collaborate with multiple stakeholders from different cultures.
  • Strong interpersonal skills with fluency in written and spoken English.


If you feel you would be a great fit for this opportunity, please send your CV over to george@greenrecruitmentcompany.com