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Development Lead

Job description

Are you looking for your next role as a Development Lead?  You will proactively develop this clients wind and solar business in Italy, focusing on the company targets. You will be directly responsible for impacting the company’s growth, profitability and strategic direction.  We wish you to have a substantial experience in the development of Wind and PV projects in Italy.

You will typically be responsible for:
  • Development and permitting process supervision of the Italian Wind and Solar pipeline
  • Negotiation of sub-contractor roles responsibilities and deliverable
  • Communication with relevant stakeholders (public authorities, municipalities, politics, landowners and services providers)
  • Development of an in-depth knowledge of the local market legislation, regulations, subsidiary schemes etc
  • Presentation and reporting on projects towards the internal investment committee, as well as control on costs and cash flow within the development budget

Experience required includes:
  • Development – Deep, proven understanding of ‘greenfield’ development process for wind farm projects in Italy (including site control, securing interconnection, permitting process, etc.). Good knowledge of associated business development costs.
  • Management – Brilliant Project Management skills on large scale utility size projects.
  • Energy Markets - Knowledge of the electricity market in Italy, including but not limited to interaction with grid operators (TSO and distribution companies), knowledge of the Italian regulatory framework and development road maps.
  • Wind Technology - Demonstrated knowledge of Wind technology and costs. Basic knowledge of ancillary technologies (e.g. batteries, T&D networks, hybrids, etc.)
  • Ultimately, having good experience in project development and a virtuous track record when it comes to delivery, contractual negotiation and closing are vital for this role.
If this role is of interest then please apply;