Senior Development Manager, Offshore Wind - Korea

Location: Seoul
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Mike Feely
Email: email Mike
Reference: BBBH7038_1637294409
Posted: 10 days ago

Title: Senior Development Manager - Offshore Wind

Location: Seoul, Korea

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

NextWave are working with a leading offshore wind developer who have a large pipeline of projects in Korea. As a result of this expansion, they are looking to hire a Senior Development Manager to lead the greenfield development of these projects.


  • Performing high level offshore wind site screening and feasibility assessments
  • Preparing applications for lidar and/or met-mast occupancy permits, electricity business license and construction permits to appropriate authorities
  • Engaging with appropriate authorities on permitting and other offshore wind regulatory processes in Korea
  • Identifying brown field opportunities
  • Managing expectations from the local community, fishermen's associations and other project stakeholders
  • Developing and managing project and supply chain relations in Korea


  • Master's Degree in a relevant field
  • Prior experience developing energy projects in Korea (wind projects preferred)
  • Due to the location of the role, prior experience in Korea is key
  • Due to the interface management responsibilities, fluency in both Korean and English is essential
  • Willingness to travel within Korea, sometimes at short notice

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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