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Senior Project Development Manager

Senior Project Development Manager

  • Location

    Bogotá

  • Sector:

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Contact:

    Jess Brisley

  • Contact email:

    jessica@greenrecruitmentcompany.com

  • Job ref:

    SPDM04

  • Published:

    18 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2022-08-21

  • Consultant:

    Jessica Brisley

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