Chief Development Officer

The Company

Our client is a fast growing developer, owner & operator of large-scale energy storage systems with strong financial backing. They develop & acquire energy storage projects throughout the North American continent. Our client is focused on accelerating the clean energy transition through the deployment of a high volume of battery energy storage systems.

Role Overview

Our client seeks a Chief Development Officer to spearhead the growth of the company’s project pipeline. The successful candidate will lead, develop, & add new members to, his or her team to accomplish company goals. The Chief Development Officer will help enable the company to provide value to financiers & partners through the completion of complicated projects at scale.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Manage the development of energy storage projects from beginning to end
  • Form & develop an efficient, cohesive & highly productive team
  • Collaborate with a range of professionals across the company – from market research to finance & origination
  • Handle due diligence matters related to permitting & other relevant aspects of each project
  • Support with strategy development & implementation
  • Form & maintain strong relationships with a variety of stakeholders, from grid operators to landowners
  • Manage & adhere to schedules & budgets


  • Prior experience in energy project development, ideally focused on energy storage
  • Proven track record of successfully creating, managing & leading teams
  • Ability to resolve unexpected issues efficiently
  • Exceptional communication & relationship management skills
  • Strong understanding of project P&L & related financial analyses
  • Ability to synthesize information & present to third party stakeholders
  • Proven experience advancing grid-scale projects through to operations
  • Adaptable, self-driven & highly motivated
  • Ability to manage project budgets & schedules
Job Category: Business Development
Job Location: Remote

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