Project Manager - Solar/BS - Bilingual Spanish speaker

Location: Spain
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: negotiable
Contact: Simon Haynes
Email: email Simon
Reference: BBBH11252_1701097031
Posted: 3 months ago

Bilingual Spanish speaking Project Manager required for a Solar/BESS construction project starting in 2024.
The client is one of the world's largest developers and operators of renewables projects with an operating capacity of 7 GW.


Provide cost estimation, including but not limited to:

Perform other duties, as assigned by the Director of Construction.

  • Overall responsibility for all stages of construction project.
  • Develop and review project schedules, cost estimation, bill of materials, budgets, scopes of work, standards and quotes from suppliers;
  • Supervise project implementation to assure cost, time, quality and execution guidelines according to schedule;
  • Competent / experienced in contract negotiations;
  • Develop work breakdown structures as well as negotiating them with suppliers;
  • Manage all parties involved (internal and external) and ensure professional project management from system design to construction phase;
  • Represent project towards external parties such as investors, public authorities, grid operator and others;
  • Responsibility for project controlling;
  • Coordinate and manage one or more internal project teams;
  • Collaborate with team members when necessary to ensure effective communication and results;
  • Site Due Diligence-Evaluate potential project sites as part of development due diligence Identify and project costs related to time, materials, and labor
  • Track actual costs and assess cost effectiveness of products, projects, or services
  • Cost reporting-Prepare reports regarding the current status of a project to show estimated costs, revenues, and project timeline; and


    • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Management, or another related engineering science
    • Minimum of 5-10 years of professional experience managing the performance of major projects, essential Solar/BESS construction project experience for further consideration.
    • Minimum of 5 years of solar PV/Battery Storage project experience.
    • Ability to travel, up to 50% of the time
    • Has overseen multi-million dollar projects
    • Extensive work experience in management and completion of large scale projects in a responsible position (in particularly, solar PV projects)
    • Appropriate leadership experience
    • International experience (preferably time spent abroad)
    • Assertive, able to cope with a dynamic surroundings, a team player, prepared to travel
    • Demonstrated ability in managing projects: development, planning, installation and execution
    • Experience in permitting processes with local authorities
    • Fluent in written and spoken English and Spanish languages
    • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
    • Assertive, able to cope with pressure, a team player


    • The anticipated starting pay range for this position will be discussed at interview stage, expectations will be discussed prior to full application.