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Senior Development Manager

Job title: Senior Development Manager
Contract type: Permanent
Location: Australia
Industry: Renewable Energy
Start Date: 13/03/2020
Salary: 0.00
Reference: 30482
Contact name: Dominic Tay
Contact email: Dominic@formativesearch.com
Job Published: January 01, 1970

Job description

Formative Search has partnered with an International Renewable Energy Developer, to support the hiring of a Senior Development Manager based in Melbourne. This company has extensive experience in the development of renewable energy projects and is looking to rapidly expand their team in Asia Pacific.

The ideal candidate must have prior experience with an international developer, overseeing the development of wind, solar and battery storage projects from project inception to COD. 


  • Identify and develop renewable energy projects consistent with the company goals and objectives

  • Develop, maintain and promote the business case for each development project

  • Deliver assigned tasks on time, budget and to agreed quality

  • Negotiate and secure property agreements with landowners to provide appropriate rights to develop, construct and operate renewable energy facilities

  • Secure all third-party consents necessary to build and operate renewable energy facilities

  • Manage aspects of the grid connection process

  • Coordinate the technical aspects of the due diligence process


  • Degree in Engineering is required

  • Must have at least 7 years of project development experience in the renewable energy industry.

  • Knowledge of the renewable energy industry, policy and regulations

  • Having solid experience working with related stakeholders in the energy sector of Australia

  • Strong understanding of the development process 

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