Team Lead of Project Development

Team Lead of Project Development.

Team Lead of Project Development


€60000 - €90000 per year





I'm partnered with the leading player in the renewable energy industry, committed to driving innovation and sustainability. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to work on impactful projects that contribute to a greener future while enjoying a collaborative and supportive work environment.

Are you a seasoned professional in project development with a passion for renewable energy? My customer is seeking a dynamic individual to join the team as a Lead Project Developer. In this role, you will have the opportunity to spearhead innovative renewable energy projects while contributing to the sustainable future of our planet.


  • Lead the development of renewable energy projects from inception to completion, ensuring adherence to timelines and budget constraints.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams including engineers, environmental experts, and finance professionals to drive project success.
  • Conduct site assessments, feasibility studies, and risk analyses to identify optimal project locations and strategies.
  • Oversee permitting and regulatory compliance processes, maintaining strong relationships with local authorities and stakeholders.
  • Manage project contracts, negotiations, and vendor relationships to maximize project efficiency and profitability.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging technologies, and regulatory developments to inform project strategies and decision-making.


  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in project development within the renewable energy sector, with a focus on wind or solar energy.
  • Proven track record of successfully leading large-scale renewable energy projects from development through construction and operation.
  • Strong understanding of project finance, including investment analysis, funding sources, and financial modeling
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build consensus among diverse stakeholders.
  • Proficiency in project management tools and software.

If you meet the above requirements, please get in contact ASAP to discuss this further.


Darwin Recruitment AG is a Zurich based, SECO licensed, privately owned subsidiary of Darwin Professional Staffing Group Ltd (a Global IT Recruitment Consultancy).

Darwin Recruitment AG manages client relationships whilst also utilising Darwin Professional Staffing Group databases and networks to source Candidates and fulfil client requests.

We do not ask for a placement fee from Candidates/Employees.

If you wish to contact a specialist regarding this role, or your job search in general, please contact +41 (0)43 456 29 09

Phoebe Sheldrake

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