Project Development Manager (Wind, Solar, BESS)


Project Development Manager (Wind, Solar, BESS) - Fully Remote role
Competitive Salary plus 25% bonus, shares, car allowance, health insurance

Petroplan are partnered with an International Developer who are looking to appoint a Project Development Manager to oversee all Renewables Project Development activities for them across the UK.

Our client have built up an impressive Project Pipeline both across Europe and in the UK, and are looking to add an experienced Project Development Manager to the team to oversee both greenfield and project acquisition activities.

With established operations already within Europe and the USA and the business looking to add substantial headcount to their three geographical locations throughout 2023, this is a brilliant opportunity to add serious value to the UK operation and benefit from excellent share schemes and in the future, LTI benefits as the company continues its growth.

Our client have an office set up in London but are happy for this position to be based fully remotely, with the expectation of travel as required.

Interested candidates must have demonstrable experience within Wind / Solar / BESS Project Development within the UK market.


  • Managing all stakeholders within project planning processes - community engagement, landowners, government/local authorities, utilities etc
  • Managing Landowner Negotiations & Relationships
  • Taking the Project from cradle to grave - Development phase through to planning approvals and beyond
  • Work closely with Development and Design / Engineering teams to provide important information and meet project milestones


  • 4 years experience working at Project Development phase.
  • Demonstrable experience within the UK market within utility-scale renewables projects
  • International experience also highly regarded

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.