Senior Construction Project Manager - Solar + BESS
- Posted 02 March 2023
- Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
- Job type Permanent
- DisciplineRenewable Energy & Infrastructure
- Contact NameNathan Quinn
My client fund who deliver own and operate renewable projects in the UK. They are looking for a Construction PM to deliver a large pipeline of UK based solar projects.
Purpose of Role
Work with the engineering team to conduct site investigation and assess the technical feasibility of developing a specific solar PV project.
Draft the scope of work and estimate the respective project budget.
Create and distribute RFQs to potential EPC subcontractors
Work with procurement team to coordinate the sourcing process of all components needed
Evaluation of quotations and drafting decision papers for awarding of contracts
Manage contract negotiations, change orders, and other agreements with EPC subcontractors and vendors, and oversee all subcontractors’ work in all phases.
Develop and maintain project timeline, identify critical path, and key milestones for project’s success.
Communicate with utilities and authority having jurisdictions regarding interconnection, permitting, and other regulatory compliance issues.
Identify the sources of likely problems and proactively take preventive measures to avoid any potential project risks, and determine response actions to mitigate any negative impact.
Coordination with internal Project Finance Team
Liaising with Technical Advisors of bank
Qualifications / Skills Sought:
Proven track record of 5+ years of solar project management experience, including ground mounted projects of +10MWp.
Engineering degree or Qualified Technician, preferably in Electrical Engineering.
Very good knowledge of National Electrical Codes, other PV system regulations and national construction codes