Community/DG Solar - Development Manager - Maryland

Maryland, Maryland Permanent USD150,000 - USD175,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Leading community solar development efforts across Maryland.
  • Growing team and company, offering a good base, commission & equity.

About Our Client

My client are a renewable energy IPP focused on developing DG & Utility-scale solar projects across the US. An experienced team from diverse backgrounds within Renewables and other areas of clean energy.

Job Description

The Community/DG Solar - Development Manager - Maryland will focus on leading development through forging relationships with landowners, community leaders, utilities and stakeholder organizations.

Essential responsibilities include:

  • Identify new greenfield Community/Distributed Generation (DG) project opportunities.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with landowners, off-takers, and community members.
  • Advance the development of assigned projects to construction ready status.
  • Manage internal and external resources to achieve site control, permitting, interconnection, and financing, with accountability for budget and schedule.
  • Collaborate with Technical and Finance leads to design solar solutions that maximize returns given commercial strategy/use cases, performance requirements, and site constraints.
  • Create and maintain project maps, databases and tracking tools for assigned projects.
  • Perform regional market and competitive analysis as requested.
  • Support commercial and power marketing efforts for assigned projects.
  • Support due diligence on project acquisition opportunities as requested.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

The right candidate will possess:

  • Keen, and demonstrated interest in the renewable energy.
  • Ability to work in a project-driven environment with tight deadlines and concurrent deliverables
  • Ability to effectively manage contractors and consultants to achieve deadlines on budget.
  • Strong network and understanding of how to develop in their state.

What's on Offer

For the right Community/DG Solar - Development Manager - Maryland, there will be:

Strong base salary.

Commission structure.Equity stake within company.

Above market benefits package.

100% remote role - ideally based in MD but open to surrounding locations.

Russell Sparkes
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Job summary

Renewable Energy
Sub Sector
Development Manager
Energy & Natural Resources
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Russell Sparkes
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Hybrid working