Head of project development

  • Posted: 04/03/2024
  • Salary: -
  • Location: frankurt, , Germany
  • Job Type: Permanent/Fixed Term
Head of Project Development

A dynamic, innovative company in the renewable energy sector with a team consisting of a mix of start-up enthusiasts, former bankers as well as electrical engineers and technicians, united by a passion to sustainably change the renewable energy market, advance decentralized energy production and ensure the success of the energy transition.
With over 40 partners, we have already brought over 30 MW of solar power online - and that is just the beginning. We go further than traditional photovoltaic system providers by specializing in the development of market-independent, sustainability-oriented and economical solutions for the B2B sector.

Your tasks:
  • Building a high-performance development team for wind and solar projects
  • Management of the team from securing the area to construction readiness
  • You coordinate and keep track of all project-relevant milestones – from technical planning to commissioning to any necessary rework   
  • You support our teams in day-to-day operational business
  • Systematic review, evaluation and prioritization of projects
  • Moreover, responsibility for approval, progress and profitability
  • Supporting the project developers in presentations to political committees, authorities and citizens
  • Overall responsibility for project schedules and budgets
  • In addition, monitoring the profitability and risks of the project pipeline
  • Additionally, contribution of expertise and experience for well-founded decisions
  • Designing the interfaces of project development with the area acquisition team and the planning & technology team

  • At least 5 years of professional experience in solar and/or wind project development with proven success in obtaining approvals.
  • Successful team leadership for at least 2 years.
  • Completed studies in engineering, renewable energies, geography, urban/spatial/environmental/landscape planning or similar.
  • Deep understanding of the legal and technical context of solar and wind projects.
  • Open and constructive discussions, especially in the management team, always for the good of the company.
  • Fluent German language
Milly Hurren Senior Consultant

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