Project Manager, Development - japan

Contact: Delvin Ndlovu
Email: email Delvin
Reference: BBBH12214_1719990039
Posted: 14 days ago

Title: Project Manager, Development

Location: Tokyo, Japan

About NextWave
NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, Climate-Tech & Technology sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

About the Role
We are working with a leading renewable developer who is building an aggressive pipeline of utility scale renewable projects in Japan and are seeking a Project Manager to oversee the development of their projects.


  • Oversee the development of solar projects, encompassing comprehensive reviews of regulatory, environmental, real estate, technical, and interconnection aspects for mega renewable initiatives.
  • Perform due diligence and analyze projects involving photovoltaic solar installations on rooftops and ground-mounted setups across different states.
  • Generate initial feasibility reports, detailing permit pathways, development budgeting, scheduling, and risk assessments.
  • Collaborate with engineering, finance, legal, and construction teams to ensure streamlined and compliant progression of solar ventures.
  • Supervise consultants and third-party entities to ensure project efficacy.
  • Provide assistance in structuring, negotiating, and finalizing land agreements as required.
  • Monitor budgets, timelines, milestones, and deliverables for development endeavors.
  • Ensure adherence to regulations set forth by prefectural and local governments.
  • Collaborate with the development team to troubleshoot various issues and achieve successful project commercialization.
  • Identify key project constraints related to interconnection and access.
  • Review permit applications and associated requirements.

    If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. We will review your application and revert back promptly.

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