Senior PV Project Developer

Senior PV Project Developer.

Senior PV Project Developer





Solar PV (Photovoltaic)

My client is a prominent player in the global renewable energy sector, recognized for its commitment to sustainable and environmentally friendly power generation. As a subsidiary of their Group, one of the world's largest electricity companies, they focus exclusively on developing, constructing, and operating renewable energy projects.The company has a diverse portfolio that encompasses a range of renewable energy sources, including wind, solar, and storage solutions. With a strong emphasis on innovation and cutting-edge technology, they strive to contribute to the global transition towards cleaner energy alternatives. Their projects span across various regions, both onshore and offshore, and they play a crucial role in helping nations meet their renewable energy targets.

They are seeking a PV project developer whose main tasks permitting phase negotiating with municipalities and various stakeholders + achieving the construction permit; Identification and development of PV projects until they are ready for construction and obtaining, checking, and negotiating offers from suppliers/service providers - in close coordination with the Groups procurement teams.

Your tasks

  • Identification and development of PV projects until they are ready for construction
  • Identifying and securing suitable areas as well as instructing and supporting colleagues in identifying/securing areas and assessing them - also during on-site appointments
  • Negotiation and conclusion of usage/lease agreements
  • Initiation, coordination and review of relevant studies and reports
  • Creation of planning law, including coordination and support of land-use planning procedures
  • Preparation of approval documents and support of approval procedures
  • Participation in EEG tenders or negotiation and conclusion of PPAs
  • Technical planning and project planning - in close coordination with the technical teams of the EDFR Group
  • Obtaining, checking and negotiating offers from suppliers/service providers - in close coordination with the EDFR Group procurement teams
  • Close collaboration/communication with relevant stakeholders such as municipalities, authorities, land owners, project partners, etc.
  • Support in the technical assessment and implementation of acquisition opportunities

your profile

  • Above-average successfully completed technical/engineering studies or comparable courses
  • At least 3-5 years of relevant professional experience in comparable tasks/areas of activity with very good knowledge of the German PV market and an extensive industry network
  • Strong analytical and technical skills
  • Structured and independent way of working as well as a self-confident and assertive demeanor.
  • Strong communication skills and a group and team-oriented way of working
  • Very good IT skills (especially MS Excel and Power Point and specialist software, e.g. Windpro (PV module), ArcGis, PV Sys)
  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both spoken and written

We offer you

  • A modern workplace in a future-oriented, fair company with flat hierarchies and an appreciative working atmosphere
  • A demanding and varied field of responsibility in a growing company with an international background in a dynamically growing future industry
  • A corporate culture in which you can contribute professionally with your own ideas and initiatives and develop personally
  • Actively promote your professional and personal development through individual training programs
  • The opportunity to develop into a team leader in the medium term .
  • Flexible working time arrangements (through core and trust working hours) and the possibility of mobile working

If you would be interested in applying for this position, please send your CV to

Darwin Recruitment is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Jake Kelly

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