Project Development Manager - Renewables (Solar/Wind/BESS)

Sydney, Australia

Project Development Manager - Renewables (Solar/Wind/BESS)
$140000 - $160000 per annum, Benefits: + super + bonus + relocation

Brand new exciting opportunity in Sydney!

JD Ross Energy are currently looking for an Project Development Manager (Solar/Wind/BESS) to work for a leading developer that focus on Renewable Energy projects.

  • Position: Project Development Manager (Solar/Wind/BESS)
  • Location: Sydney – NSW
  • Industry: Renewable Energy (Solar/Wind/BESS)
  • Salary: $140k - $160k + Super + Bonus + Relocation Package
  • Start: February 2021

CANDIDATES must have experience in developing Renewable Energy Projects in Australia!


  • site identification stage - screening and short listing of potential sites that are of great resource and of strategic value to the clients portfolio. Initial contact with landholders and subsequent negotiations to secure project sites suitable for development;

  • feasibility stage - performing due diligence including conducting research and analysis on the technical specifications of the project to establish its feasibility, including resource and site assessment, forming the preliminary design concept, identification of connection options and other aspects to determine feasibility of the projects; 

  • permitting stage - overseeing and guiding external advisors who will conduct environmental impact and risk assessments required to obtain development approval, establish and participate in community consultation programs, interact with landowners, Council, and other relevant stakeholders; 
  • connection development stage – supported by the inhouse grid connection manager, interacting with grid connection consultants who will conduct detailed studies of the project and with the electricity network. 

  • Support the preparation of project schedules, project progress reports, proposals, and presentations required for internal purposes and for tendering processes.

  • Representing the company by participating in including industry conferences, forums, workshops and meetings, involving various third parties including other developers, suppliers, network service providers, regulators and Government authorities.


  • Three to five years of professional experience working in renewable energy sector project development (solar or wind) Experience dealing directly with landholders 

  • Experience dealing with relevant stakeholders during the project consultation and development phase (eg Councils and local communities)

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