Senior Technical Consultant - Offshore Wind

Posted 30 May 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameCharlie Wilkes-Green

Job description

The Role:

My client, a leading international engineering consultancy is looking for a (Permanent) Senior Wind Energy Consultant, experienced in delivery to Offshore Wind Energy projects. This position spans all stages of the project lifecycle including the management of projects (at all stages) technical due diligence and supporting with the business development of new offshore wind projects. This is a unique opportunity for an individual to join a reputable leading multinational corporation with a start-up feel, to build a Wind Energy consultancy team in the UK.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Supporting clients as the main interface for my client. Attending meetings with developers and financiers as required.

  • The preparation of proposals outlining a span of work, team, budget, and schedule to fulfil client prospects

  • Handle and schedule stakeholders internally to ensure that the project is delivered on time and within budget

  • The management of large-scale offshore wind projects for all stages of the project lifecycle from financing/sales, engineering design, liaising with the OEM (turbine manufacturer), review of contracts/document control through to construction management and site supervision

  • Manage sub-consultants and subcontractors using reports to ensure that analysis and service are consistent across projects and throughout the process.

  • Ensure that risks are assessed across all disciplines and stages of Offshore wind projects. You must then propose strategies to mitigate such risks.

  • Complete visits to the site where required during construction and O&M – ensuring progress against technical specifications including time, quality and cost.

Job Requirements:

  • Relevant engineering degree: Master’s degree in addition will be preferable

  • 5+ years of professional experience in engineering consultancy in offshore wind due diligence, project development or construction.

  • Experience in on-site and in the construction monitoring of offshore wind