Project Development Manager - Wind

City of London, London

Project Development Manager
Developer specialising in Solar PV / Wind Projects across UK & Europe

We're pleased to be representing a rapidly growing Developer with a strong pipeline of projects across multiple technologies and geographies looking for a Project Development Experience ideally with UK Wind experience to help them continue their growth here in the UK.
Solar / alternative renewable development experience also strongly considered.
The company has a global presence and have been established within the UK market for a number of years already.

Location: candidate can be based anywhere in the UK.
Package: likely £75k - £90k base. (negotiable DOE) plus excellent bonus structure and market leading LTIP scheme for employees.
The Role:

  • You will be responsible for origination and early-stage development of onshore wind projects across the UK and European markets, including identifying potential projects and project sites.
  • Responsible for project development from origination to ready to build stage.
  • Establishing and growing relationships with landowners, investors, local authorities, utilities and various other stakeholders to ensure projects progress through the development stage.
  • Approaching and developing relationships with industrial and commercial customers.

Experience required:

  • Experience in developing projects from greenfield to ready to build, ideally onshore wind but other renewable development experience also strongly considered.
  • Skilled in negotiation with industrial and commercial customers.
  • Experience with business development and project development in the renewable energy sector.
  • Excellent communication skills and good technical knowledge of renewable energy projects.
  • Based in the UK (ideally London based, but remote UK also fine)

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