Senior Development Manager (PHP)

Location: Manila
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Nigel Eu
Email: email Nigel
Reference: BBBH12348_1715244253
Posted: about 1 month ago

Title: Senior Development Manager Location: Metro Manila, Philippines

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 international renewable energy developer to help grow their team in the Philippines. They are putting together the core members of their team and are looking for a Senior Development Manager to work on their renewable energy projects in the Philippines.

Job Description

- We are seeking a dynamic individual to oversee and drive all aspects of project development, from initial stages to financial closure, within the renewable energy sector
- Leading project development activities such as securing land and grid connection rights, obtaining necessary permits and authorizations, and garnering stakeholder support.

- Implementing efficient development processes, adhering to budgets and timelines, and designing and refining development methodologies.
- Building and maintaining strong relationships with various stakeholders, including government authorities, project partners, landowners, and communities

- Conducting site identification and selection research for new large-scale renewable energy projects, appointing and managing consultants for technical and environmental studies, and overseeing application processes for permits, licenses, and approvals

-Develop risk mitigation strategies and demonstrate proactive problem-solving skills in addressing challenges that arise during the development phase.


University Degree in a Business, Finance or Engineering discipline or a related subject.


- Experience in developing wind and solar PV farms, with proven ability to deliver project pipeline
- Ability to create and maintain project development budgets and timelines in project management software
- Sound understanding of permitting requirements and land considerations in the Philippines
- 8-15 years project development management experience
- Up to date knowledge of market trends and the emerging renewable energy sector
- An excellent network among government institutions and renewable energy companies
- Strong communication and stakeholder management skills
- Contract negotiation skills
- Able to travel nationally as required