Senior Project Manager - Solar Projects (UK)

Location: England
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Terry Hodges
Email: email Terry
Reference: BBBH11376_1700051201
Posted: 8 months ago

Title: Senior Project Manager - Solar Projects (UK)

Location: UK / various office based / remote options

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 Project Manager to play a key role in planning, managing, and executing Solar and BESS projects from inception to completion.

Within the project team, you will act as the subject matter expect for Solar & BESS EPC queries, while working closely with cross-functional teams, contractors, and clients to ensure successful project delivery.


  • Lead end-to-end project management of solar initiatives, overseeing planning, execution, and completion.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define project scope, goals, and deliverables, ensuring alignment with organizational objectives.
  • Manage project budgets, resources, and timelines, identifying and mitigating risks to ensure successful project delivery.
  • Coordinate with stakeholders, including government authorities, suppliers, and contractors, to facilitate smooth project progression and compliance with regulations.
  • Provide regular project status updates to executive leadership, highlighting key achievements, challenges, and mitigation plans.


  • Proven experience as a Project Manager in solar energy projects, with a track record of successfully delivering large-scale initiatives.
  • Strong knowledge of the UK solar energy landscape, including regulatory frameworks and industry standards.
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills, with the ability to motivate and guide cross-functional teams.
  • Degree in engineering, project management, or a related field; PMP certification is a plus.


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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