Project Developer

Lyon 01, France

Project Developer
€450000 - €550000 per annum

JDRoss Energy have partnered with a renewable energy company who are seeking a Solar Project Developer to join the team in Lyon. As Solar Project Developer, you will be responsible for managing the whole project lifecycle, from early stage prospection through to the EPC handover on large scale Ground Mounted Solar Projects.
Your new role
The company are expanding their activities throughout France and your main focus will be to grow the pipeline across the Eastern regions of the country. As Project Developer, you will be reporting directly into the regional manager and offering support to the junior developers in the team. This is a mid / senior level position and will ideally suit someone with 2 – 3 years of experience in solar development.
Job Description
  • Identification of new sites for the company to develop large scale ground mounted projects.
  • Managing the existing portfolio of renewable energy projects.
  • Liaising with landowners, communities and local stake holders.
  • Follow up later stages of development including obtaining building permit and participation in calls for tenders.
  • Hand over for EPC construction.
What you will need
  • Higher education BAC+5, preferably in a relatable field. (Energy, environmental, engineering etc.)
  • 2 + years’ experience in development of Wind and / or Solar projects.
  • Experience and willing to prospect new opportunities for the business as they grow the pipeline.
  • French speaking
What you will receive
  • Fixed salary
  • (1 month salary)
  • Profit sharing (1 month salary)
  • Company phone
  • Company laptop
  • Restaurant tickets
  • Teleworking
The hiring manager has provided time slots for this week and next where they will be holding first stage interviews. If you are interested in this role please forward your CV to and I will be in touch shortly.

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