Senior Director of Renewable Energy Development

Job Title: Senior Director - Renewable Energy Development
Location: North West, United States

Who Are We Recruiting For?
Our client is a dynamic and growing company on a mission to revolutionize the clean energy landscape.

They are seeking a Senior Director of Renewable Energy Development to spearhead the continued growth and execution of their Pumped Storage Hydropower (PSH) project portfolio across the US.

This is your chance to join a talented and dynamic team, leading the charge in developing critical LDES.

What Will You Be Doing?

Lead all aspects of PSH project development, from Strategic site selection and origination through permitting, construction, and financing.
Oversee a high-performing team, building a robust development pipeline and ensuring projects meet Ambitious financial and strategic goals.
Identify and secure optimal PSH project sites, considering factors like resource potential, land availability, and grid interconnection feasibility.
Manage the entire development process, including feasibility studies, permitting, environmental assessments, and community engagement.
Negotiate and execute power purchase agreements (PPAs) or project sale agreements with utilities and offtakers.
Champion Sustainable practices, ensuring the highest standards of Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG) are implemented throughout the development process.
Cultivate strong relationships with key stakeholders, including government agencies, landowners, and community members.
Stay informed of the latest industry trends and regulations impacting long-duration storage and PSH development.
Develop and manage project budgets and timelines, ensuring projects are completed on time and within budget.

Are You the Ideal Candidate?

You have a minimum of 10 years of experience in renewable energy development, with a proven track record of leading and managing large-scale projects.
You possess a minimum of 2 years of experience in long duration energy storage development.
You boast an in-depth knowledge of the renewable energy industry, with a clear understanding of hydro, solar, wind, and emerging technologies.
You have a strong grasp of the development process, including permitting, environmental regulations, and grid interconnection requirements.
Your expertise extends to state regulatory approval processes, IRPs, and RFPs.
You are an analytical problem-solver with the ability to assess project feasibility and financial viability.
You are a skilled negotiator and communicator, adept at building strong relationships with diverse stakeholders.
You are a proven leader who can motivate and inspire a team to achieve ambitious goals.
You hold a Bachelor's degree in engineering, business, or a related field; an MBA is a plus.

What's In It For You?

Join a Vibrant and Collaborative team that's making a real difference in the fight against climate change.
Be at the forefront of the clean energy revolution, shaping the future of renewable energy infrastructure.
Receive a Competitive salary and benefits package, with opportunities for professional growth and development.
Work in a Fast-Paced and Stimulating environment where your contributions are valued and rewarded.

Who Are We?
Executive Integrity is a global executive search and recruitment consultancy for a more sustainable world with a focus on talent within the Maritime and Renewable Energy sectors.

We give a proportion of all our profits to Renewable World, a charity that develops affordable and innovative renewable energy solutions to poverty-stricken communities.

  • Location: Portland, Oregon
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  • Type: Permanent
  • Recruiter: Executive Integrity
  • Posted: 28-Mar-2024
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