Kappa Search | Chicago Recruiters | Renewable Energy Project Manager

Kappa Search Inc is a Chicago recruiter that specializes in the recruitment and placement of engineering, technology, manufacturing and renewable energy professionals. We are currently recruiting for a renewable energy project manager for a top client in the green energy industry. Responsibilities and requirements as follows:

  • Work with sales and project management teams through all components of project delivery and implementation; interfacing with our project engineering, construction and installation groups.
  • Responsible for securing all environmental permitting and regulatory approvals required.
  • Lead the development of implementation and delivery plans and budgets working closely and effectively with development team members of multiple projects at one time.
  • Develop and maintain internal processes that ensure projects progress on time and within established budget.
  • Coordinate technical and commercial project interfaces including  electric interconnections.
  • Responsible for development of project operating and monitoring plans.
  • Assist in negotiating project agreements including interconnection, power purchase, energy sales, major vendor and contractor services, and other agreements, as required.

Requirements:

  • Bachelors (BS) degree in engineering, business or related
  • MBA is desirable
  • Several years of successful project management experience.
  • Strong and proven track record in successful generation of business and seeing renewable energy projects through to operation.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of financial, technical, environmental and regulatory requirements for renewable energy project development.
  • Proven ability to successfully identify and work with key project decision makers and influencers, to bring projects to completion.
  • Understanding of energy marketing and sale functions.
  • Ability to work with financial project investment models.