Senior Project Manager (Solar, BESS) - Remote

Posted 20 November 2023
Salary $160,000 - $180,000 (DOE) + bonus
LocationUnited States of America
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameOllie Suart

Job description

Senior Project Manager (Solar, BESS)

Company Overview: A leading US Solar and BESS company is at the forefront of the renewable energy revolution. With a commitment to sustainability and a strong track record of successful projects, they are dedicated to providing clean, reliable, and affordable energy solutions. As a Senior Project Manager, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing the planning, execution, and successful delivery of their solar and BESS projects across the United States.

Job Summary: We are seeking a highly experienced and motivated Senior Project Manager to join our dynamic team. In this role, you will be responsible for managing large-scale solar and BESS projects from inception to completion. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams, including engineering, procurement, construction, and operations, to ensure projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards. The ideal candidate has a proven track record of successfully managing complex energy projects, possesses excellent leadership and communication skills, and thrives in a fast-paced, innovative environment.


  1. Lead and manage the full lifecycle of solar and BESS projects, including planning, scheduling, budgeting, and resource allocation.

  2. Develop and execute comprehensive project plans, defining project objectives, deliverables, and timelines.

  3. Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to ensure project requirements are clearly understood and aligned with business objectives.

  4. Effectively manage project risks, issues, and changes, implementing mitigation strategies to minimize impact on project delivery.

  5. Lead project teams, providing clear direction, guidance, and support to ensure project milestones are achieved.

  6. Monitor project progress, track key performance indicators (KPIs), and provide regular status updates to stakeholders.

  7. Implement best practices and industry standards for project management, ensuring adherence to quality, safety, and regulatory requirements.

  8. Foster strong relationships with customers, contractors, and vendors, ensuring effective communication and collaboration throughout the project lifecycle.

  9. Identify opportunities for process improvements and operational efficiencies, driving continuous improvement initiatives within the project management function.

  10. Stay abreast of industry trends, technologies, and emerging practices related to solar and BESS projects, integrating innovative solutions into project execution strategies.


  1. Bachelor's degree in engineering, construction management, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.

  2. 5+ years experience as a Project Manager, successfully delivering complex solar and BESS projects.

  3. Strong knowledge of project management methodologies, tools, and techniques.

  4. Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, prioritizing tasks and resources effectively.

  5. Excellent leadership and team management skills, with the ability to motivate and inspire cross-functional teams.

  6. Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills, enabling effective collaboration with diverse stakeholders.

  7. Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen attention to detail.

  8. Familiarity with relevant regulations, codes, and standards governing solar and BESS projects.

  9. Proficiency in project management software and tools.

  10. Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is a plus.

Join our team and be part of a company that is driving the clean energy revolution. We offer competitive compensation packages, opportunities for career growth, and the chance to make a positive impact on the environment. Apply now to become a Senior Project Manager with our leading US Solar and BESS company.