Development Associate - Renewable Energy

Detroit Permanent USD80,000 - USD100,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Join a high performing and rapidly growing renewable energy firm based in the US
  • Opportunity to work on utility-scale solar and storage projects

About Our Client

The Development Associate will join a well established firm that has a clean energy division focusing solely on utility scale projects. The portfolio consists of both solar + storage projects across ERCOT, MISO and SPP.

Job Description

  • Assist with Site Screening, selection and feasibility assessment
  • Assist with managing the project development process from site identification to "ready to build stage"
  • Conduct land, market, regulatory, and other project-related research
  • Assist with managing the projects through land acquisition, environment diligence, engineering design, permitting/entitlements , and interconnection/transmission service requests
  • Manage relationships with external stakeholders supporting environmental assessment campaigns
  • Creation and Management of an overall project strategy plan
  • Prepare project budget and cash flow projection, management, and tracking

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

  • Bachelor's degree is required
  • 1-3 years experience within the renewable industry
  • Exposure to utility-scale solar or wind projects but other project types would be considered
  • Relationship-oriented
  • Self-starter
  • Solar and BESS utility scale project experience preferred
  • Dedicated and passionate about the renewable industry

What's on Offer

  • $80,000-$100,000 base salary
  • Comprehensive benefits package
  • Ability to work on large scale solar projects across the US in a remote role
Connor Ryder
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Job summary

Renewable Energy
Sub Sector
Development Manager
Energy & Natural Resources
Contract Type
Consultant name
Connor Ryder
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Job Nature
Hybrid working