Development Project Manager - Onshore Wind

Ref No. EMP439743
Location Perth & Kinross, Scotland
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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Development Project Manager required to work on onshore wind projects. Initially focused on land feasibility, landowner negotiation and site assessment.


Onshore Wind

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Role: Development Project Manager - Onshore Wind

Location: Perth, Scotland

Salary: £40,827 to £49,899 DOE

Start: ASAP

Development Project Manager - Onshore Wind

My client is seeking a Development Project Manager - Onshore Wind on a permanent basis. The role is ideally suited to someone with experience in onshore wind development. The role will comprise working within the renewables onshore wind development team, on a number of onshore wind opportunities primarily in Scotland.

My client has set itself ambitious targets for future project development in Scotland and therefore initially the role will concentrate on land feasibility and landowner negotiations to establish new opportunities for development. The role has potential to develop into project managing the development of onshore wind sites through the EIA process to construction.

You will have excellent knowledge of the onshore wind development process, including identification & assessment of potential new sites, analysis using GIS (geographic information system), landowner negotiations, grid connections, planning processes, environmental impact assessment, and contract management.

Ideally the Development Project Manager - Onshore Wind will have a background in land feasibility and landowner negotiations. You Wind will have a keen awareness of the commercial opportunities, constraints and drivers, both for individual projects and for the onshore wind business as a whole.

Development Project Manager - Onshore Wind Required Skills & Experience:

  • Ideally suited to someone with experience in onshore wind development
  • An enthusiasm for renewable energy
  • Relevant degree (e.g. surveying/planning/environmental) or equivalent experience/qualification(s)
  • Good knowledge and experience of the development process for onshore wind
  • Knowledge and experience of the planning system and environmental impact assessment (EIA) in the UK
  • Ability and confidence to liaise with landowners and their representatives, develop relationships and negotiate terms
  • Project management experience and ability to work in multi-disciplinary teams, with drive to achieve successful outcomes.
  • Good organisational skills, ability to be flexible and multi-task
  • Experience of using Microsoft packages; GIS, Wind Pro or equivalent an advantage

Some Core Benefits Include:

  • 25 days annual leave + Bank Holidays
  • Up to 15% Pension
  • Up to 15% Bonus
  • Life insurance/Death in Service
  • Family medical care
  • Cycle to work
  • Eye Test/Flu Jab Vouchers
  • Corporate Discount scheme

There will be an expectation to travel to other offices and sites outside of your base location (including Europe/Overseas) which may involve overnight stays.

For further information and to apply to this role please email a copy of your latest CV and contact details to or call Marcus on 01489 898 806

Matchtech acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers and is part of Gattaca Plc.

Gattaca Plc provides support services to Matchtech and may assist with processing your application.

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