Senior Procurement Manager - Solar

Location: London
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Terry Hodges
Email: email Terry
Reference: BBBH11413_1700566397
Posted: 3 months ago

Title: Senior Procurement Manager - Solar

Location: London OR remote (Europe based)

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

Our client are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Procurement Manager to join their dynamic and innovative team, dedicated to driving sustainable energy solutions across Europe.

As a Senior Procurement Manager for Solar Projects in Europe, you'll spearhead the sourcing, negotiation, and acquisition of materials, equipment, and services necessary for the successful execution of solar energy initiatives.

Your role is pivotal in ensuring cost-effective, timely procurement while maintaining the highest quality standards.


  • Develop and implement procurement strategies aligned with project requirements and budgetary constraints.
  • Identify, evaluate, and onboard suppliers, fostering strong relationships to secure favourable terms and pricing.
  • Oversee the end-to-end procurement process, including RFQs, bidding processes, and contract negotiations.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand project needs and align procurement activities accordingly.
  • Drive sustainability initiatives by promoting eco-friendly and socially responsible procurement practices.


  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Supply Chain Management, Engineering, or related fields. A Master's degree is a plus.
  • Proven experience in procurement, ideally within the renewable energy sector or related industries.
  • In-depth knowledge of procurement processes, supply chain management, and contract negotiation.
  • Strong analytical, communication, and negotiation skills.
  • Familiarity with European regulations and standards related to solar energy procurement is advantageous.


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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