Technical Director, Offshore Wind

Location: Republic of Korea
Job Type: Permanent
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Posted: 18 days ago

​My client is a leading international investor who are looking for an experienced Technical Director to join the business and build out a technically strong and coherent team to support the execution of several offshore wind farms in Korea.

Responsibilities

  • Being the lead company representative in technical aspects to the offshore wind projects and work closely with the Project Directors to manage project scope, schedule, cost and resources

  • Managing all technical members working on the project and oversee the deliverables from the team within the project

  • Demonstrating excellent HSE standards and performance in all aspects of your work

  • Leading the design, engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning, from the early planning to the handing-over to the O&M Department, and on the supply chain side of the project.

  • Providing updates on the technical progress of the project to the senior management team and project partners

  • Taking on a role of 2nd line negotiator in conflicts with contractors or suppliers that are not being resolved at Package Manager level.

  • Establishing the overall project contracting strategy with due regard for the project owner’s and financing preferences

  • Taking a proactive role in identifying and controlling risks for the project.

Requirements

  • Have a Bachelor’s Degree or above in engineering

  • Have experience from a similar position as EPC Director, or package manager for WTG or Foundations and have hands-on experience with all phases of the execution, construction and operations and maintenance of offshore wind projects or large CAPEX projects

  • Have at least 10 years’ experience in the offshore wind sector

  • Have experience in managing complex and multiple contracts to be able to support project teams across the delivery of the project and challenging situations

  • Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills in written and spoken English

  • Be willing to be based in Korea on a permanent, long-term basis

Contact

For a confidential discussion on this or any other opportunities available in the market please contact Mike Feely at mike.feely@next-wavepartners.com - Direct Line: +65 6340 1940

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