Project Development Manager - Onshore Wind IPP

Location Guildford
Contact name: Hayley Burke

Contact email:
Job ref: 32387
Published: 1 day ago
Startdate: 28/10/2022

Project Development Manager – Onshore Wind Developer, Owner and Operator


If the idea of working for a family-owned investment fund, in a broad and autonomous development role sound appealing to you, then keep on reading …


You’d be joining a company within a long-standing investment group who operate the UKs largest fleet of FiT scale wind turbines. You’d be leading the re-powering and optimisation of the existing onshore wind fleet, as well as scaling the development capability through greenfield development and acquisition.


Head of Project Development Key Responsibilities:

- Leading greenfield site origination

- Engaging and managing the relationship with land agents, development partners and technical consultants

- Managing development budgets and project commercial models

- Identifying potential development acquisition opportunities

- Identifying and securing private wire opportunities for individual development sites

- Overseeing the repowering roll out for the operational portfolio, including working with the asset management team when determining technology choice

- Working closely with the energy storage business to determine opportunities for co-location and asset optimisation


You would be joining an established and ambitious company that promotes autonomy in an agile and collaborate environment. Our client operates with a flexible working policy and offers competitive remuneration.


If you have a strong track record of Renewable Energy Project Development in the UK market, click to apply or please drop me an email at if you do not have an up-to-date CV to upload.


Project Development Manager – Onshore Wind Developer, Owner and Operator


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