(Senior) Project Manager - EPC & Development

(Senior) Project Manager - EPC & Development

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    Renewable Energy & Infrastructure

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  • Contact:

    Harry Moncur

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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  • Consultant:

    Harry Moncur

This is a great opportunity for a Project Manager with Development and EPC experience to join a leading global EPC and manage the growth of their Italian utility-scale PV portfolio.


The Role:

  • Managing a project from inception to completion, ensuring that it is delivered ontime, within scope and within budget; 
  • Undertake site surveys to establish local conditions which impact solar plant design, as well as researching local supply costs for inclusion in the project budget; 
  • Work with the Design & Engineering Team to review all project documents and information provided by a Client/developer, and throughout the design process; 
  • Work with the Project Director to prepare a detailed project budget, which needs to be closely monitored throughout the life of the project; 
  • Develop a detailed programme of works (PoW) to track progress; 
  • Preparation of Client, supplier and subcontractor contracts; 
  • Manage and supervise Site Engineers and Subcontractors PoW and scope; 
  • Ensure appropriate availability and allocation of resources; 
  • Preparation of daily, weekly and monthly progress reports both internally and for our Clients; 
  • Manage project implementation activities, ensuring QHS&E standards are met; 
  • Perform risk assessments on the project and proactively solve any matters encountered on site in conjunction with the Site Engineer (escalating to the Project Director if required); 
  • Report to the Project Director any deviations from the PoW, budget or scope; 
  • Manage the relationship with the Client, Suppliers and Subcontractors, as well as internal teams; 
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation; 
  • Handover of the project to the internal O&M team. 

The Individual:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or other related Engineering fields; 
  • Certification in Project Management e.g. PMP / PRINCE II is considered an advantage; 
  • Proven track record in the construction of solar parks, with a minimum of 5-7 years’ experience in large scale solar plants (min. 15MW); 
  • Italian national or bilingual proficiency level of Italian language, both spoken and written; 
  • Proficient level in English, both spoken and written; 
  • Excellent communication, organisation and interpersonal skills; 
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office.