Are you passionate about the renewable energy sector and looking to leverage your expertise? If so, this is the right opportunity for you.
We are currently seeking an experienced Commercial and Industrial (C&I) Solar Development Manager to join our team to assist in project development activities of Macquarie's pipeline of Chinese C&I solar projects.
Macquarie Capital provides corporate finance advisory and capital market services to corporate and government clients involved in public and private mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity fund raisings, private equity raisings and corporate restructuring. Macquarie - and its managed funds - is one of the world's largest investors in renewable energy.
Our support for the renewable energy and clean technology sectors is part of a broader commitment to infrastructure. Macquarie has more than $A136 billion of infrastructure assets under management globally and co-invests alongside the world's leading institutional investors including public sector pension funds. For further information about Macquarie's renewable energy credentials please visit www.macquarie.com/renewables .
Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.
Work with our partners and actively manage and direct project development activities including:
Identifying suitable sites and managing the process to appropriately secure the sites
Research site permit requirements and timelines
Manage and submit land use applications
Represent the project in presentations to local permitting authority
Manage the project budget and schedule
Manage engagement of consultants and procurement of contractors and suppliers for developing and constructing a solar project in China
Negotiate EPC contracts with potential contractors and suppliers
Managing the EPC contractors and contracts in the delivery of the EPC services
Managing the O&M contractor and contract in the delivery of the O&M services
Coordinate with relevant Chinese Government or environmental department on permitting and planning processes
Oversee the grid connection applications, permits, timing and process management including costing for grid connection and required land and infrastructure
Managing the FIT / PPA process with customers
Assist in the financial modelling of the solar project in order to determine the overall project development and construction cost and revenues and expenses
Prepare materials and participate in business development meetings with clients
Maintain working knowledge of current (and proposed) solar related tariff and statutes
Oversee construction activities and ensure that the EPC and O&M Contractors are building and operating to the relevant standards
Management of Health and Safety standards to industry best practice, and oversee the effective implementation of the EPC and O&M Contractor's health & safety management plans;
Management of Environmental standards to industry best practice, and oversee the effective implementation of the EPC and O&M Contractor's Environmental management plans;
Key skills and knowledge areas required:
Based in Shanghai, China
A minimum of ten (10) years' experience with an energy developer, real estate development, consultant, utility or related field in developing, constructing or operating roof top solar projects
Project management skills
Have excellent communication skills and the ability to liaise at all levels.
Enjoy and be effective at developing and nurturing client relationships at the appropriate level.
Possess strong quantitative and analytical skills.
Be ambitious, motivated and have the drive to succeed.
Be a team player.
Fluent Mandarin and English (written and spoken)
Advertised: 06 Jun 2017 China Standard Time Applications close: