Project Development Manager

The Project Development Manager will be responsible for the development of wind, solar and storage generation projects from initial stages through the start of construction. They will need to engage cross-functionally and with special stakeholders in the project.

Key Responsibilities

  • Identify and communicate project risks and key information to management
  • Create, manage, control and evaluate project budgets and schedules
  • Synthesize and communicate information continuously and effectively
  • Provide updates on pipeline projects to management
  • Negotiate and establish local agreements for tax abatement, road use and decommissioning in conjunction with the Development Director
  • Identify and assess development prospects
  • Support the financial analysis and modeling of the project
  • Conduct development review of project contracts
  • Obtain permits for the design, construction, operation, and maintenance of wind/solar projects
  • Coordinate landowner communication
  • Establish and manage relationships with stakeholders
  • Participate in policy outreach efforts to government officials regarding wind/solar industry issues
  • Monitor Generation Interconnection studies performed by transmission providers and third parties
  • Manage the environmental study and permitting process
  • Manage project level expenditures and invoice processing
  • Coordinate with internal partners across functions, including legal, engineering and financing teams
  • Manage land acquisition process
  • Manage external consultants providing studies and reports
  • Timely and on-budget progression of pipeline projects


  • A BA or BS from an accredited college program
  • 5+ years project management experience, preferably in the energy industry
  • Strong organizational, networking, leadership and time management skills
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to influence


  • Graduate degree in a related field
  • Familiarity with solar and/or wind project development
  • Business Development skills
Job Category: Business Development
Job Location: Remote

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