Development Manager - Virginia - Solar

Richmond, Virginia Permanent USD130,000 - USD150,000 per year
  • Lead renewable energy projects across MISO and PJM
  • Work closely with the VP of Development

About Our Client

Our client boasts a successful track record built on win-win solutions. With over thirty years of experience in developing power, natural gas, oil, renewables, and infrastructure projects, they craft solutions coveted by regulators, customers, financial institutions, and suppliers. Their portfolio of successes spans from combined cycle natural gas power plants to cogeneration facilities, biofuels and biomass projects, and terminal development.

Job Description

The Development Manager - Virginia - Solar will be responsible for:

  • Managing and executing the development of utility scale renewable energy projects from greenfield to COD
  • Landowner outreach and contract negotiation
  • Coordinating with 3rd party consultants to prepare and submit permits including land use and zoning
  • Working closely with our project engineer to create preliminary layouts, production forecasts, and manage third-party consultants as needed
  • Maintaining a strong understanding of the regulatory and policy environments for assigned market(s)



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 - Virginia - Solar will have

  • Minimum of three (3) years' experience in renewable energy industry with full life-cycle utility scale development
  • Direct experience with interconnection applications
  • Experience with land development: landowner engagement, and negotiation/contracting, title resolution, agricultural land use/water restrictions
  • Bachelor's degree is required, Masters degree preferred
  • Located in or willing to relocate to Richmond, Virginia (relocation assistance offered)
  • Please still apply if you have smaller scale projects but could still see yourself contributing
  • Open to relocation to Virginia

What's on Offer

The Development Manager - Virginia - Solar will be eligible for

$130,000 - $150,000 base salary

Annual bonuses

Comprehensive benefits packages

Located in or willing to relocate to Richmond, Virginia (relocation assistance offered)

Contact
Melody Wilbanks
Quote job ref
JN-032024-6379404

Job summary

Sector
Renewable Energy
Sub Sector
Development Manager
Industry
Energy & Natural Resources
Location
Richmond
Contract Type
Permanent
Consultant name
Melody Wilbanks
Job Reference
JN-032024-6379404