Head of Foundations - Offshore Wind

Location: Spain
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Salary:
Contact: Mike Feely
Email: email Mike
Posted: 4 months ago

NextWave is working with a global developer in the offshore wind sector who are looking to hire someone to lead the Foundations function for their portfolio of projects worldwide.

Responsibilities
  • Coordinate and manage all external resources including consultants, suppliers, manufacturers, marine contractors, port authorities, logistics companies and more
  • Leading the strategy for the foundation works on all existing and future projects
  • Providing the required foundation inputs and documentation for tenders and bids, including risk assessment and risk mitigation measures
  • Providing foundation CAPEX figures in collaboration with the procurement team for financial modeling purposes
  • Leading all due diligence of foundation technical related matters for M&A projects, providing additional technical support as required
  • Leading the foundation RFP process in collaboration with the procurement and technical teams
  • Leading the negotiation of package related contracts with suppliers
  • Applying cost reduction measures where necessary to ensure competitiveness
  • Coordinating the commissioning and operational handover of offshore foundations during the construction phase
  • Consistently promoting excellent HSE practices and ensuring these requirements are fully implemented
  • Actively working alongside other package teams from a central function and at a project level
Requirements
  • Hold a Master’s Degree in Civil or Structural Engineering
  • Previous experience delivering a minimum of two offshore wind projects from pre-construction to commercial operations
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience in offshore wind energy
  • Fluency in written and spoken English
  • Extensive contract management experience

Reaching Out

For a confidential discussion on this or any other opportunities available in the market please contact Mike Feely at mike.feely@next-wavepartners.com - Direct Line: +65 6340 1940

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