Project Development Manager

Business Development · DC, District of Columbia
Department Business Development
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Are you ready to join a leading global renewable energy company that is making a positive impact on the world?


X-ELIO is a top developer in the solar sector, with a strong track record of delivering 2.8 GW of renewable energy projects in 13 countries across 5 continents.


Owned by KKR and Brookfield, X-ELIO is focused on developing and constructing highly profitable and eco-friendly solar, energy storage, and H2 plants. With over 5 GW of new projects in development in 7 key markets, there are endless opportunities for growth and success at X-ELIO.


Reporting to the Senior VP Business Development, and based in Washington D.C. (or nearby), we are looking for a Project Development Manager.


What will you do?

 

  • Identify and prioritize target greenfield sites and acquisition targets for renewable energy opportunities through data-driven analysis
  • Manage the interconnection process, land acquisitions, project permitting, and applications
  • Coordinate and guide the real estate/land acquisition team on target greenfield sites
  • Deliver development projects on time and on budget
  • Track project risk throughout the development cycle and provide risk assessments and mitigations to Senior Management
  • Participate in the development of key account and utility relationships and support the origination of contracts with such key accounts
  • Develop proposal strategies and negotiate terms for vendors and consultants who participate in the development process
  • Maintain and suggest improvements for project development tracking and reporting

 

What do we need?


  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in Business, Planning, Engineering, Real Estate, Finance or similar fields.
  • 5 years of project development experience – renewable energy & solar preferred
  • Effective computer skills including GIS, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of GIS is a strong plus
  • Willing to travel up to 25% of the time
  • A valid driving license and passport


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  • Location
    DC, District of Columbia
  • Department
    Business Development
  • Employment Type
    Full-Time
  • Minimum Experience
    Mid-level