Project Development Manager - CHP and District Energy

Job Title: Project Development Manager - CHP and District Energy
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands, W. Midlands, England
Salary: £54000 - £58000.00 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
REF: BBBH14153_1568120604
Contact Name: Arjun Patel
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 10, 2019

Job Description

Project Development Manager - Energy
National Role (ideally based in Midlands)
Up to £58k (DoE) + Car/Car Allowance + Bonus + Excellent Benefits Package


Our client is a leading company within the energy sector and are looking for an experienced Project Development Manager to join their innovative and expanding team and work on supporting the development and delivery of large-scale projects in energy generation and distribution across the UK.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the Projects Director, as the Project Development Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Working on a range of existing projects, which includes CHP and District energy
  • Providing technical expertise to projects when required
  • Developing new business opportunities to expand the company's network across the UK
  • Coordinating technical and commercial responses to tenders
  • Effectively managing and mitigating any project or operational risks
  • Producing technical studies and reports
  • Managing relationships with key stakeholders including Distribution Network Operators (DNO), Gas Suppliers, Environmental Agency, Planning, etc.

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • A relevant technical engineering qualification such as a C&G/ONC/HND in mechanical engineering is essential
  • Good awareness of Civil and Electrical Engineering
  • Previous experience in a project management role is essential
  • Previous experience in the energy industry is essential (CHP, EfW, District Energy)
  • Understanding of thermodynamics
  • Previous experience in a client facing role is desirable
  • Experience with costing models, estimation and manging budgets
  • Commercially astute
  • Happy to travel nationwide - driving license is essential

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive Salary up to £58k
  • Bonus
  • Company Car or Car allowance
  • Pension
  • Opportunities for progression

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or dial 02392 288 282 and ask to speak to Arjun Patel who can tell you more.

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