Senior Manager Permitting

Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Ida Mweze
Email: email Ida
Reference: BBBH12096_1719867373
Posted: 15 days ago

Title: Senior Manager of Permitting, Renewable Energy

Location: Denver/ Boulder, CO or California

About NextWave

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

About the Role

Client formerly built and sold one of the first large-scale utility energy storage development shops (they did greenfield and toll projects). Since their exit ~1.5 years ago, they are launching another development shop but this time focused on developing Commercial Scale EV Charging stations powered by solar and battery storage.


  • The role is for a Senior Manager of Permitting, who will work with the environmental, local/state/federal permitting, interconnection, real estate, and design and ideally focused on California to start with.
  • Work with the executive team to identify target sites on select routes that optimize project economics while minimizing development risk.


  • 7+ years of renewable energy experience, environmental permitting, and development in solar and energy storage.
  • The position will be the second hire (5th person in the company).
  • The ideal candidate will have a strong track record in environmental permitting especially Solar and Storage projects and experience with CEQA.


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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