Head of department Project Development

Head of department Project Development.

Head of department Project Development





Solar Project Managers

My customer is the leading provider of sustainable energy with a 28-year history and, with around 40,000 members, makes them the largest energy cooperative in Germany. They empower communities to participate directly in the clean energy transition and provide investment opportunities that generate both financial returns and environmental impact. With a proven track record of successful wind and solar projects, they combine expertise, integrity and a passion for a greener future.

MY client is looking for a Head of department Manager for their project developement diviison in Germany overseeing a team of 15 project developers/team leaders. Please see the requirements below:

Your future work routine:

  • You ensure compliance with our processes and their continuous development
  • You significantly determine the strategic direction of project development in the assigned federal states/planning regions
  • Thanks to your market knowledge and our tools, you will define the economic key points in your employees' projects
  • Leading the team leader and team members, as well as conducting employee appraisals to further develop, promote and motivate employees
  • You keep an eye on the agreed goals as well as the project and work results
  • You create meaningful key figures and status reports for the department management so that they are always up to date

We can put this ability to good use:

  • You have at least 4 years of professional experience in the renewable energy industry, particularly in wind energy, and ideally you are very familiar with the planning procedures in this area
  • You have already led teams and demonstrated your social and professional skills
  • You are a real communications expert and know how to negotiate and assert yourself
  • Your leadership style is characterized by enabling and collaboration - respectful and collegial interaction is just as important to you as it is to us
  • Must Be German Fluent speaker
  • You work independently, goal-oriented and have an overview at all times, even with many simultaneous projects
  • MS Office is child's play for you and you already have some experience with AutoCAD
  • You have a class B driving license

If you would be interested in applying for this position, please send your CV to Jake.Kelly@darwinrecruitment.com or for any questions on the positions please call +49 89 262059501


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