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Development Manager

Job description

I am working with a renewable energy company, developing, owning and operating wind, hydro and solar power projects across the UK.  This exciting and emerging client has a development portfolio including both small and large wind projects, run of river hydro schemes and solar farms. 

You will be responsible for;
  • Planning. management and delivery of projects at all stages of development from site evaluation through to pre-construction
  • Budget management & reporting, managing and reporting on project risks, managing planning applications;
  • Co-ordinating with in-house colleagues to ensure resources are available and applied to support the efficient development of projects
  • Managing environmental, technical and commercial interactions
  • Liaising and negotiating with landowners alongside a Land and Estates Manager on both development sites and access routes
  • Consulting with planning authorities, statutory consultees, stakeholder groups and the wider public, including presentations at public meetings and effective co-ordination of community and stakeholder relations

To succeed you will;
  • Knowledge of the wind, solar or hydro power sector
  • Experience of the UK planning system and EIA Regulations
  • Experience of managing environmental impact assessments and preparation of Environmental Statements