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Director of Renewable Energy

Job title: Director of Renewable Energy
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Philippines
Reference: 32250
Contact name: Darren Loh
Contact email: darren@formativesearch.com
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Head of Projects

Job Responsibilities:

  • Take complete responsibility for the successful completion of projects.
  • Manage a team of project management, development, and construction professionals in the country, offering guidance, solving issues, and maintaining strong relationships with stakeholders. 
  • Interact with internal stakeholders and teams, escalating problems to management when needed to implement effective solutions.
  • Constantly work to improve team capabilities in relation to project management, official processes, and procedures.
  • Implement and establish processes in projects to ensure optimal outcomes.
  • Validate the internal process for onboarding projects into development and bringing them to a ready-to-build state, then handing them off to the Asset Management team.
  • Manage projects to ensure excellence in project delivery - reviews, forecasting, and resource management.
  • Evaluate the project portfolio in the country and present status and KPI’s to the Leadership team.
  • Prepare project-specific elements of internal approval papers for presentation to Board/Investment committee during development and construction stages of projects.
  • Assist in the preparation of energy tenders, bids, and pre-qualification questionnaires, providing
  • Seek out new RE investments from local developers using network/relationship.
  • Communicate with financial institutions for disbursement of funds.
  • Analyze and provide feedback on term sheets and contracts, such as for development services, equipment supply, PPAs, leases, EPC contracts, and O&M agreements.


  • 15+ years of hands-on professional experience managing multiple energy projects, ideally in solar, onshore wind, or other renewables.
  • Degree in Engineering, Commerce, Science, Project Management, Business Administration, or similar technical/commercial training.
  • Demonstrated success heading large teams in a professional project management setting.
  • Established network with local developers and EPC providers 
  • Project management skills, including planning, WHSE compliance, risk/issue management, and driving outcomes under tight timeframes and external pressures.
  • Manage technical/regulatory discussions and inputs from internal support functions.
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