My client are currently recruiting for a Senior Project Manager for our client in the Onshore Wind industry.
You will have responsibility for leading and managing the team of four Project Managers based in northern Germany delivering on a project pipeline of over 40 wind farms around Northern Europe over the next 3 years.
You will be involved in growing the current team and developing more junior members as well as ensuring all projects are delivered safely, on budget and in a timely fashion.
You will have full line management responsibility for the Project Managers and act as the senior authority for technical areas of project management and evaluation and down selection of subcontractors for the construction projects.
Experience in Project management of wind farm construction projects is required for this post. Line management experience of other project managers is desirable but not necessary dependent on experience.
* Have a degree in an engineering subject (or relevant experience)
* Have a minimum of 4 years' experience in the renewables industry
* Have experience in managing wind farm operations
* Be able to demonstrate an understanding of the challenges presented by managing wind farms e.g. environmental
* Be able to demonstrate a high level of problem solving ability and initiative
* Be able to demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills
* Hold a driving license valid for use in the EU
* Have strong IT skills particularly in MS Word and Excel
* Be willing to travel throughout Europe.
* Have experience in the operation of HV electrical systems
* Being able to demonstrate experience of other renewable technologies such as offshore wind and solar
* Hold membership of a professional institute / society
* Have experience working with a contractor
* Have experience of line managing Project Managers
This role is for a fixed duration until the end of December 2017 and may well be extended beyond then or made permanent.
To apply send your CV and covering letter with subject heading 'Wind Farm Senior Project Manager - Germany'.