Renewables Project Development Manager

Posted 05 June 2023
Salary $DOE
LocationUnited States of America
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameChristina Rodriguez-Cintron

Job description

​We are looking for a seasonedRenewables Project Developerto work closely with our clients' internal power marketing/origination, project finance, legal, engineering, procurement, and construction teams in successfully getting projects into construction and operation.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Identify new development prospects and opportunities (greenfield sites and/or acquisition targets), including conducting market assessments, fatal flaw analyses, and in-person site reconnaissance

  • Lead development of self-generated and assigned projects from early-, mid-, and/or late-stages to construction-ready status

  • Secure site control for development prospects (e.g. negotiating leases, easements, and conducting initial site reconnaissance) and coordinate landowner interface

  • Lead local, state, regional, and/or federal permitting processes

  • Lead interconnection and transmission activities

  • Oversee project design, working closely with the internal engineering teams

  • Support financial analysis, modeling, power pricing, and offtake structuring

  • Manage tasks according to, and with accountability for, budget and schedule

  • Create and maintain project maps, databases, reporting tools, and tracking tools for assigned projects

  • Represent the organization with corporate partners, customers, landowners, government officials, community leaders, utilities, and other stakeholders

Key Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree

  • 3+ years of experience in solar and/or wind project development

  • Experience working with project engineering and EPC teams

  • Track record of successful US solar or wind project development

  • Experience identifying prospects and opportunities (e.g. greenfield sites and acquisitions)

  • Experience managing key development workstreams simultaneously

  • Experience interfacing directly with external parties

  • Based in the Midwest or the Western US