Project Developer - Solar

Location: China
Job Type: Permanent
Contact: Cherish Yew
Email: email Cherish
Posted: over 3 years ago

NextWave Partners has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Project Developer in Solar to join a major infrastructure fund to help them originate and manage the end to end development of utilities scale solar projects.

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Actively manage and direct project development activities:
    • Identify suitable sites and manage the process to secure the sites
    • Site permit requirements and timelines
    • Manage and submit land usage applications
    • Presentations to local permitting authority
    • Project budget and schedule management
  • Manage engagement of consultants and procurement of contractors and suppliers for developing and constructing a solar project in Taiwan and China
  • Negotiate EPC contracts with contractors and suppliers
  • Manage EPC contractors and contracts in the delivery of the their services
  • Managing the O&M contractor and contract in the delivery of their services
  • Coordinate with relevant government bodies or environmental departments on permits and planning
  • Manage the grid connection applications, permits, timing and process management, which includes costing for grid connection, required land and infrastructure
  • Managing the FIT/PPA process with government officials
  • Assist in the financial modelling of the solar project in order to determine the overall project development and construction cost and revenues and expenses 
  • Prepare materials and participate in BD meetings with clients
  • Maintain knowledge of current and proposed solar related tariff and statutes
  • Based in Taipei, Taiwan or Shanghai, China
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • A minimum of eight (8) years’ experience with an energy developer, real estate development, consultant, utility or related field in developing, constructing or operating large scale ground mounted solar projects
  • Project management skills
  • Have excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise at all levels.
  • Enjoy and be effective at developing and nurturing client relationships at the appropriate level.
  • Possess strong quantitative and analytical skills.
  • Be ambitious, motivated and have the drive to succeed.
  • Be a team player
  • Fluent Mandarin and English (written and spoken)    
Reaching Out

If this opportunity is of interest, please send your CV to Cherish Yew on the below email address and a confidential discussion can be arranged.

Direct Line: +65 6340 1939

Business License Number:  16S8303
EA Registration Number: R1435758