Solar Town Planner, London, UK, £35k + bonus My client is a top 3 EPC developer in the solar industry. The business has its specialism in utility scale projects (1MW+) and are extencively expanding in the UK and Europe at the moment. They are now looking to bring on board an experienced Planner for their project pipeline in the UK.
As a Solar Town Planner you will be setting up the planning department in the company and will be taking over the main responsibilities in planning the projects and getting permission to built utility scale solar farm in England.
Main responsibilities: - Sourcing large MW solar projects - Negotiating contracts with land owners and the responsible council - Planning the PV projects all over the UK and making sure expansion will be going further
Education: - Degree in Construction or Architecture (Bsc)
Key skills: - At least 4 years of experience in Town planning for solar projects in the UK - Experience in UK and Solar necessary - From a consultancy background preferred - Has been working on large scale projects (at least 1MW+) - Strong understanding about the solar market - Strong negotiating skills
Soft skills: - Fluent is written & spoken English (native level) - German language a plus - Working and living in the UK - Strong personality - Team player and ability to built up own team