Project Manager, Solar

Posted 23 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
LocationKuala Lumpur
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameZulhairil Zaki

Job description

TGRC is excited to have partnered with a a private equity platform and one of the leading renewable energy developers, headquartered in Asia, in search of a Project Engineer/Manager, Solar for their Malaysia team.


  • Manage and oversee solar energy projects from conception to completion, ensuring adherence to timelines, budget constraints, and quality standards.

  • Coordinate with internal teams, subcontractors, vendors, and clients to ensure smooth project execution.

  • Conduct risk assessments and develop mitigation strategies to address project challenges and uncertainties.

  • Monitor project progress, track milestones, and report regularly to stakeholders on project status, budget utilization, and potential risks.

  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, environmental standards, and safety protocols throughout the project lifecycle.

  • Provide technical expertise and guidance to project teams, including engineers, technicians, and contractors.

  • Collaborate with business development teams to identify new project opportunities and contribute to proposal development and client presentations.

  • Foster a collaborative and positive work environment, promoting teamwork, knowledge sharing, and continuous improvement


  • 7-11 years of relevant experience

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering or related field; master’s degree is a plus.

  • Proven experience in project management, preferably in the solar energy industry with exposure to EPCs and IPPs.

  • Strong understanding of project management principles, tools, and methodologies.

  • Excellent communication, leadership, and stakeholder management skills.

  • Ability to multitask, prioritize tasks, and work effectively under pressure.

  • PMP certification or equivalent is desirable.

  • Knowledge of renewable energy regulations, permitting processes, and industry best practices.