Senior Project Developer - Solar and Battery

South East
Industry Sector:
Solar Jobs
Job Category:
Renewable Energy Engineering
Job Type:
Full Time
Education Level:
Masters degree
£52,000 to £77,500 per annum
Salary Description:
car/allowance + bonus + benefits
Start Date:
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Senior Project Developer - Solar and Battery, Berkshire, UK. Salary to �77,500 + car allowance + bonus + benefits

This is a great opportunity with a leading distributed energy and private networks business who finance, own, operate and maintain energy infrastructure for commercial, industrial, public sector, and residential customers - providing them with a market leading project development service and certainty of operational performance and asset management.

The role and responsibilities

Senior Project Developer is a pivotal role in company’s rapidly growing Distributed Energy team. They develop market leading solar and battery storage assets on the UK’s power grid, at scale.

You will be responsible for developing projects you have been assigned, in the solar PV and battery market.

The Project Developer reports to the Head of Development, and you’re likely to work on a range of projects over time, some earlier stage (acquisitions or originated projects) and some later stage.

You will be responsible for managing a team of Project Developers, you will be required to shape this team, support the team and you will be a key decision maker for the projects you are responsible for.

Essential requirements

* Experience comfortably leading a multi-disciplined project team in order to successfully develop a project from concept to obtaining Board approval to be built.
* Previous experience in a business development or project development role dealing with technical projects in the energy sector: power / gas / carbon markets, planning and permitting, grid connections, land agreements.
* Be an excellent communicator capable of preparing authorisation papers/ presentations / development strategies and delivering them to committees.
* Experience in originating, qualifying and developing distributed power and energy projects in the UK, and a track record in managing partnerships and supply relationships.
* Previous experience in key aspects of renewable project development (grid, land and planning) as well as a good understanding of related commercials, legals, power project economics and corporate finance. Experience of taking energy projects through funder due diligence is also very desirable for this role.
* Experience in managing key project stakeholders very effectively.


Salary range �52,00 - �77,500 + car allowance + bonus and benefits


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