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Senior Project Development Manager

Senior Project Development Manager

  • Location

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure, Digital & Technology

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  • Salary:

    Competitive Salary (DOE)

  • Contact:

    Cordelia Barker

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  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:

    Cordelia Barker

​The Green Recruitment Company are delighted to have partnered with a new, Battery Storage Developer, to identify a new, Senior Project Development Manager to oversee the engineering, procurement and construction of its large-scale energy storage assets currently in development.

The business to date, have secured 2.5GW of Grid Connections, of a targeted 3GW within the United Kingdom for BESS Projects & have secured investment from two exceptional & well-known clean-energy funders.


  • Land analysis for project development locations

  • Landowner negotiation and relationship management for land acquisition

  • Managing all stakeholders in the planning process, from community to landowners, consultants and case officers

  • Be confident in taking projects from zero through to planning approval

  • Interface with development teams such as engineers, consultants, and colleagues across all relevant disciplines

  • Project management and reporting.


  • Have 5+ years relevant industry experience including development phase

  • Be highly self-motivated, organised and capable of working pro-actively alone

  • Be focused on achieving net zero

Knowledge & understanding of;

  • large-scale renewables and/or infrastructure project development, preferably HV

  • Landowner negotiation and land acquisition

  • Planning policy and process, at local and national level, across UK (Scotland and England)

  • Stakeholder (landowners, community, case officers, politicians) and consultant (planning, studies, engineering) management