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Head of Project Development

Job title: Head of Project Development
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Manila
Reference: 32258
Contact name: Darren Loh
Contact email: darren@formativesearch.com
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Head of Project Development

Project Development:

  • Lead and supervise project development activities from pre-development to Financial Close

  • Secure land and grid connection rights, permits, authorizations, and stakeholder support

  • Design and implement efficient development processes and methodologies

  • Manage relationships with stakeholders and appoint and manage consultants for studies and surveys

  • Develop risk mitigation strategies and proactively address issues

  • Secure project sites for renewable energy projects through acquisition, lease, or partnerships

  • Negotiate and manage land agreements and all associated documents

  • Manage relationships with landowners, registry of deeds / land registration authority, Department of Agrarian Reform, local government, and consultants

  • Secure transmission line right-of-way and easements up to the grid connection point

  • Conduct site identification and selection research for new large-scale renewable energy projects

  • Develop risk mitigation strategies for land acquisition

Required skills and experience:

  • 8-15 years of experience in wind and solar PV project development management and land acquisition

  • Ability to create and maintain project budgets and timelines in project management software

  • Sound understanding of permitting requirements and land considerations in the Philippines

  • Proven ability to successfully close land acquisition and project development transactions

  • Excellent network among government institutions, renewable energy companies, and landowners

  • Strong communication, stakeholder management, and contract negotiation skills

  • Financial modelling skills are a plus

  • Able to travel nationally as required


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