Kappa Search | Chicago Recruiters | Wind Energy Project Manager

Kappa Search Inc. is a Chicago recruiting agency that specializes in renewable energy recruitment and placement. Our areas of strength are in engineering, manufacturing, technical sales and project management. We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager with Wind Energy expertise for a top international client.

The company needs an experienced project manager to run their wind energy operations. The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 5 years project development experience with an established track record in the wind energy industry. As the project  manager the incumbent will be required to identify and evaluate potential projects to grow the business. The successful candidate will have strong communication skills and interpersonal skills.


  • Assume control to ensure that wind farm projects comply with contractual and customer requirements.
  • Identify, assess and create new project development opportunities
  • Develop and set up local strategic partnerships with utilities, project developers, PPPs
  • Oversee the prioritization of assignments, budgets and to organize and direct the flow of work to meet both internal and external expectations
  • Coordinating and managing on a regional basis
  • Development of new projects
  • Developing strategies, plans and goals on a global scale with industry leaders


  • Must have strong academic background in business or engineering. Bachelors degree is required.
  • MBA or other Master’s degree is preferred.


  • At least 3-5 years experience with a proven track record in the development and management of wind projects
  • A strong background working in the wind energy market
  • Excellent management skills
  • Be able to understand the total project development operation including material procurement and forecasting
  • Ability to communicate across all levels of an organization