Project Development Manager - Renewables

Posted 19 November 2023
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameHarry Moncur

Job description

The Role:

  • Manage the development of solar projects from start to end

  • Identify and verify land for solar project, having initial contact with landowners, negotiating and signing land leases or acquisition

  • Monitor and report on greenfield or brownfield opportunities generated for PV project development;

  • Coordinate with consultants, specialists, and subcontractors

  • Support the engineering department in the entire permitting process up to the obtainment of construction permit, ensuring the proper follow-up of the permitting phase

  • Support the engineering department and external partners in the grid access request process

  • Prepare project budgets and timeline

  • Manage and maintain good relationships with external stakeholders, including public entities (state, regional and local), legal and technical advisors and landowners

  • Creation of good local network through participation in in events related to business sectors

  • Stay up-to-date on industry developments and best practices


  • Graduate in Engineering, Economics or Law

  • 3 years’ experience, preferably in PV or wind development projects in Italy

  • Good understanding of Italian PV & Electricity markets

  • Deep understanding of ‘greenfield’ development process for solar PV projects in Italy

  • Fluency in Italian and good knowledge of English (B2)

  • Driving license.