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Senior Project Developer

Job Description

Are you a dynamic and experienced project developer with a passion for renewable energy? Are you ready to drive forward the transition to a sustainable energy future? Look no further! Our client is a prominent Independent Power Producer (IPP) based in the Western Cape, they are currently recruiting for a Senior Project Developer to play a key role in our mission to harness the power of clean energy. The role reports directly to the Head of Project Development.

Position: Senior Project Developer

Location: Western Cape, Cape Town


Master's degree in engineering, project management or relevant quslification

7 years + experience in renewable energy within similiar role

Skills: Leadership skills to manage junior developers

Strong project management experience

Financial Modelling, REIPPP / Commercial Bidding

Land rights

Strong communication and relationship building towards e xternal project stake holders

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement wind and solar projects from site control stage through to financial close.
  • Lead interactions with local interest groups, land owners, I&AP's during E|A processes.
  • Leading the project interface between various stages (finance, legal, technical, permitting, grid connection).
  • Assist PPA/offtake teams to bid and secure PPA and assist with related matters.
  • Ensure timely acquisition of project rights including permits, consents, land and leases.

Apply now!