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Solar Project Development Manager – Grid Connection

Solar Project Development Manager – Grid Connection

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OPUS Published: 11th February 2019
Sydney, Australia
Job Type


  • Competitive Salary - Bonus + Travel Allowance
  • Global renewable developer
  • Great career progression


Our Client is one of the world’s leading specialists in renewable energies. Their business activities are mainly focused in Solar due to the growth within the industry - Utility-scale, Commercial & Industrial, this being said they are looking to expand their solar projects across Australia in their new SYDNEY/MELBOURNE Offices.


As a result of signing new large scale Solar projects across Australia, they are looking to hire a Solar Project Developer for their Sydney/Melbourne offices to help grow, develop and manage projects in a new Lead role for their office.



  • Seek out new opportunities for potential projects
  • Experienced with technical understanding of the grid connection process in Australia 
  • External engagement with external investors and negotiate partnership agreements
  • Perform due diligence
  • Define project scope and execution strategies with management and stakeholders
  • Analyse economic, regulatory, and demographic factors which might impact the project development
  • Direct and manage project development from beginning to end




  • Bachelor’s or higher (preferred majors includes electrical engineering, civil engineering, business administration, finance/investment)
  • Min 6 years of solar industry business development experiences 
  • Min 3 years of project development experience (utility scale solar is preferred)
  • Excellent communication in both verbal and written (Mandarin is a plus)
  • Demonstrated leadership experience 
  • Communication skills to liaise with internal and external stakeholders


For more information and to apply, please get in touch with or call 02 8089 0162. Andrea specialises in placing Project Developer/Business Developer in the Solar Energy space. If this role isn’t for you, please feel free to give her a call to discuss other opportunities within the space.

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