Project Developer - Community Solar

Illinois, Illinois Permanent USD120,000 - USD150,000 per year Hybrid working
  • Work on Community Solar Projects in IL
  • Join an exciting and high performing IPP

About Our Client

Work with an IPP who focus on solar and solar + storage projects across the US.

Job Description

The Project Developer - Community Solar will be responsible for

  • Facilitate negotiations with landowners interested in our leasing or purchasing offers, ensuring the acquisition of site control agreements.
  • Manage the interconnection process with utility companies, meticulously tracking milestones, deadlines, and associated costs.
  • Obtain necessary land use permits and pre-construction approvals
  • Foster and sustain positive relationships with landowners
  • Provide support and coordination across various functional teams, including Site Selection, Origination, Legal, Finance, Construction, and Asset Management.

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 Project Developer - Community Solar will have

  • Demonstrated experience in solar development.
  • Capacity to conduct research and quickly grasp new processes for permitting or learning the interconnection application procedures
  • Proficiency in building relationships and fostering consensus among key stakeholders.
  • Consistent organizational skills to maintain efficiency.
  • A passionate commitment to the renewable energy sector.

What's on Offer

The Project Developer - Community Solar will be eligible for

$120,000 - $150,000 base salary

Comprehensive benefits packages

Ability to work in a hybrid capacity in Illinois

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