Job details

Location
Scotland
Salary
Market related
Job Type
Permanent
Ref
223118
Posted
about 1 month ago

My client is looking to grow out their onshore wind development team across the UK. Office locations include Edinburgh and London, however due to the scale and of projects across the UK, remote working is on offer.

With total generation of c. 2.8GW installed capacity across 6 countries, my client has a solid pipeline with scope for more, this is an exciting opportunity for someone to take the next step in their career in an exciting time for the renewable industry as a whole.

The day to day will follow the Onshore Wind Project Development sphere, with a focus towards Repowering and Life Extension of existing onshore projects.

Key responsibilities:

  • Lead negotiations with landlords and agents to secure Option Agreements to repower wind farms.
  • Lead the extension of planning consents and coordinate EIA processes and consultancy teams to allow for operational lifetime extensions for our UK wind farms.
  • Work with the team in exploring and delivering new growth opportunities which may include new technologies.
  • Manage the assessment of technical feasibility for repowering.

The Candidate:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Technical knowledge of UK Planning and EIA systems
  • Ability to deliver land agreements, including option and lease agreements
  • Background in Wind preferable but not a requirement.