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Technical Director Renewable Energy - Madrid, Spain

Technical Director Renewable Energy
Leap29 have a fantastic opportunity which is available, on behalf of a company who specialise in Solar, Wind and Battery storage projects across Europe.
My client are well financed and are keen to secure a candidate with a broad spectrum of skills and an entrepreneurial approach, to work alongside the Senior Management.
This role will be responsible for all engineering, storage and contractual aspects of Development and EPC activities.

Key activities and responsibilities:


  • Leading technical and engineering for all activities for the development of solar PV and BESS sites across Europe.
  • Supporting in deploying the battery storage strategy for solar co-located from technical perspectives.
  • Leading technical due diligence, in project acquisition opportunities and coordination of technical advisors and co-development partners.
  • Supporting business development activities by site visits, preliminary plant design, yield study and site identification for greenfield projects.
  • Defining and negotiating scope of work with contractors or co-development partners.
  • Coordinating and monitoring progression of work and cost planning / development budget estimates.
Qualifications and experience:
  • 10 years of experience within the renewable energy sector
  • Engineering degree
  • Candidate with experience working in the Development and EPC stages of renewables projects
  • Experience in Technical project development, plant design, yield study analysis, solar identification, grid integration.
  • Experience in Battery storage design and asset monetization would be an advantage
  • EPC contract management, contract technical/commercial negotiation skills
  • Experience working in multi-disciplinary teams
  • Spanish and English language capability
If you are interested in this opportunity, please send your cv through to Rob Byrom.

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