Development Manager (Solar + Wind)

Denver, Colorado Permanent USD130,000 - USD160,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Join a thriving Renewable Energy Firm, 100% Remote
  • Lead the charge in Solar and Wind

About Our Client

Join a leading Energy Company at the forefront of sustainable energy development as a Development Manager (Solar + Wind) working on large GW scale integrated onshore wind, solar, and BESS projects. Spearhead the advancement of large-scale renewable energy projects from inception to completion, including onshore wind, solar, and hydrogen initiatives, with a focus on driving impactful, sustainable change in the energy sector.

Job Description

The Development Manager (Solar + Wind) will be responsible for:

  • Oversee projects from land acquisition and environmental diligence to engineering design, permitting/entitlements, and interconnection/transmission service requests.
  • Cultivate connections with public officials and local stakeholder groups to foster project support.
  • Collaborate with internal departments, consultants, and external stakeholders to reach development milestones effectively.
  • Expect frequent travel across the United States, with a primary focus on projects in the West and Midwest regions.

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 Development Manager (Solar + Wind) will have:

  • A minimum of 2 years of professional experience in renewable energy project development, real estate development, or the utility/energy sector.
  • Proven track record in acquiring land and overseeing land acquisition processes for renewable energy initiatives.
  • Demonstrated proficiency in organizational and interpersonal abilities.
  • Familiarity with zoning regulations and permitting requirements.
  • Understanding of interconnection procedures, transmission systems, and utility markets.
  • Strong capacity to establish and nurture relationships with landowners, public officials, and various project stakeholders.
  • Team player with the capability to autonomously manage project priorities, tasks, and objectives.

What's on Offer

The Development Manager (Solar + Wind) will be eligible for

$130,000 - $160,000 base salary

Annual bonus + project milestone bonuses

Comprehensive benefits packages

Ability to work remote from Denver

Melody Wilbanks
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Job summary

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