Planning and Environmental - Project Manager / Graduate

Renewable Energy
£21000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Holiday pay and pension
05-05-2022 09:20 AM

Planning and Environmental - Project Manager / Graduate

Wind & Solar


£21,000 to £28,000 DOE + benefits


Astute are working with one of the industry leading providers of utility and commercial solar and wind projects across the UK. We are looking for a Planning and Environmental Project Manager, ideally located in and around central Cornwall, to support with the project management of renewable energy sites - predominantly throughout the UK.

We would be very keen to hear from those who have recently graduated and have experience in project management

Roles & Responsibilities

As a Panning and Environmental Project Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Site identification for wind and solar PV projects throughout the UK
  • Knowledge and understanding of wind and solar project finances
  • Writing environmental statements and planning statements
  • Complete site visits to assess the suitability for wind/solar installations
  • Liaising with clients, DNOs, Local Planning Authorities and external consultants
  • Other duties as required

Skills & Qualifications

We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Excellent communication and organisational skills
  • A relevant degree or experience
  • Proficiency with Excel (essential)
  • Renewable energy industry knowledge and experience (desired)
  • Happy to travel UK wide
  • Experience using ArcGIS and AutoCAD (desired)
  • Clean UK driving licence (desired))

Salary & Package

What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive salary of £21,000 to £28,000 depending on experience
  • Holiday pay and pension
  • Opportunity to progress and develop

How to Apply
If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 07441390252 and ask to speak to Aaron Rayner who can tell you more.

Astute Technical Recruitment Limited are acting as an employment agency in relation to this vacancy. We do not discriminate on the grounds of age, race, gender, disability, creed or sexual orientation and comply with all relevant UK legislation. We encourage applications from individuals from all backgrounds but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK and Europe. Astute is also committed to the government's Disability Confident Employer initiative. We endeavour to get back to everyone, however, if you have not heard anything after 7 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

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