Senior Project Development Manager

Senior Project Development Manager

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  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

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  • Contact:

    Jess Brisley

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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  • Consultant:

    Jessica Brisley

The Opportunity:

Join a global IPP seeking a leading project developer to originate and develop large scale solar pv projects in Colombia. This opportunity is a consultant/freelance role.

The Role:

  • Identify and secure land, grid connection feasibility, lead permitting and all authorizations until Financial Close
  • Manage project development from Greenfield to Operation according to high, international standard
  • Manage all local project stakeholders, from offtaker to grid operator, governmental bodies, service providers and contractors
  • Manage budgets, milestones, schedules and deliverables for assigned development projects
  • Review of project agreements: PPA, Interconnection, lease agreement, JV agreements, EPC and O&M contract
  • Interface with all project functional areas: Engineering, Project, Finance, Accounting, Legal
  • Managing and tracking existing development contracts
  • Management of project due diligence processes
  • Interfacing with internal and external stakeholders during project implementation
  • Management of a local team with different functional areas
  • SPV governance and admin

The Individual:

  • Master or Bachelor‘s Degree in a relevant subject area, preferable finance, legal, business
  • A minimum of 3 years experience within solar development business
  • Proven Project management skills during origination and development stage in large scale solar or comparable projects
  • Understanding of the project and corporate structure of large scale renewable energy projects
  • Attentive to details as well as being able to understand the broader picture
  • Self-driven and able to work flexibly with stakeholders from different cultures
  • Experience with complex, multi-stakeholder projects
  • Fluent in English. Additional languages would be an asset
  • Willingness to travel