Solar PV Project Developer

Posted 22 January 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameKerryn Bland

Job description

​Our client is a dynamic and innovative renewable energy company committed to advancing sustainable solutions for a cleaner future. As a leader in the solar energy industry, they specialize in developing, financing, and operating solar photovoltaic (PV) projects globally.

We are seeking a talented and motivated Solar PV Project Developer to join their team in Milan, Italy. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in the development and execution of solar PV projects, contributing to our mission of expanding renewable energy infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct market analysis and identify potential solar PV project opportunities in the Milan region.

  • Evaluate the feasibility of projects based on technical, economic, and regulatory factors.

  • Collaborate with stakeholders to secure suitable land for solar PV installations.

  • Manage the permitting process, ensuring compliance with local regulations and obtaining necessary approvals

  • Develop comprehensive financial models for solar PV projects, including cost estimation, revenue projections, and return on investment analysis.

  • Work closely with finance and investment teams to secure project financing.

  • Negotiate and finalize contracts with landowners, suppliers, and other project stakeholders.

  • Collaborate with legal and procurement teams to ensure contracts are aligned with company objectives.

  • Coordinate with engineering teams to design efficient and cost-effective solar PV systems.

  • Ensure adherence to industry standards and best practices.

  • Oversee the execution of solar PV projects from development through construction to commissioning.

  • Monitor project timelines, budgets, and key performance indicators.


  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Environmental Science, Business, or a related field. Master's degree is a plus.

  • Proven experience in solar PV project development, including successful project implementations.

  • Furthermore, strong knowledge of the Italian renewable energy market and regulatory environment.

  • In addition, familiar with financial modeling and project finance.

  • Excellent negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills.

  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a fast-paced environment.

In conclusion, be part of an organisation to drive the renewable energy revolution and contribute to a sustainable future.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Kerryn Bland (k.bland@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)