Statkraft E - Wind and Solar Continental

Senior Project Developer

Milano | Full Time

If you’re an experienced Senior Project Developer with experience in wind and solar, you can start a career that helps to solve the climate crisis, with Statkraft.

The business area European Wind and Solar (E) is responsible for development and ownership of wind and solar assets in Europe. The business area is also responsible for the project execution of large projects in Statkraft, the group procurement function and development of new business opportunities.

Realise the potential of renewable energy. Make a positive impact on our planet.

Why Statkraft?

Statkraft has been making clean energy possible for over a century. That’s what we offer. 125 years of unrivalled expertise in supplying the world with what it needs most. Because in the fight against climate change, we don’t see renewable energy as part of the solution – we believe it must be the solution. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match.

But there’s more work to be done – that’s why we need you to join us.

Working in Statkraft E - Wind and Solar Continental

From helping to run advanced renewable power plants, developing the technologies that power EV charging infrastructures, to supporting our business solutions and corporate functions. With Statkraft, you’ll be working and collaborating alongside other technology and digital experts to innovate, maintain and provide the world with renewable energy.

As Senior Project Developer you’ll:

  • Prospect large sites for PV projects, managing the development process for secured projects from land closing to Commencement of Construction;
  • Monitor and coordinate the development of the Statkraft project portfolio: wind and solar projects coming from M&A, co-developments or own development until reaching RtB status and support effectively with internal teams in preparation for construction and provide assistance until COD;
  • Effectively and professionally manage relationships with external stakeholders, including development partners, public entities (state, regional and local), legal and technical advisors and landowners;
  • Driving progress on the projects by coordinating different work-streams with other internal departments (e.g. Commercial, Engineering, Legal, Procurement, etc.);
  • Ensuring economic viability of projects/pipeline opportunities (taking ownership on assumptions used for a technical and financial assessment and managing internally the respective approval processes);
  • Define development budget and manage costs and cashflow within it. Manage internal pipeline reporting;
  • Provide and further develops an in-depth knowledge of local market legislation, regulations and support schemes.

About you:

We look for an experienced Senior Project Developer with the essential skills to future-proof our business and renewable energy solutions. That includes knowledge in:

  • Development – Deep understanding of ‘greenfield’ development process for solar PV and wind farm projects in Italy (including site control, securing interconnection, permitting process, etc.). Good knowledge of associated business development costs;
  • Management – Good Project Management skills;
  • Energy Markets – knowledge of the electricity market in Italy, including but not limited to interaction with grid operators (TERNA and E-distribuzione), knowledge of the Italian regulation and development roadmaps;
  • PV/WIND Technology – Demonstrated deep knowledge of solar/wind technology and costs (e.g. panels, WTGs BOS, EPC, O&M). Basic knowledge of ancillary technologies (e.g. batteries, T&D networks, hybrids, etc.);
  • Corporate Environment – Fully accustomed to work in an international corporate environment with very good interpersonal and communication skills, strictly following internal processes, respecting compliance policies, etc...
  • Flexible attitude and the ability to multi-task. Strong time management/prioritisation skills;
  • Ability to work autonomously as well as part of a team;
  • High level of integrity;
  • Ability to deal confidently and build relations with business colleagues;
  • Be proactive and take initiative for continuous improvements.

At Statkraft, we’re always looking for people with great social and communication skills. People who love to lead, teach and help others learn.

English language fluency is preferred.

What we offer:

A career with Statkraft is a career filled with purpose – meaning that every employee is not just making a living, they are making a real difference to the planet, our communities and the future. Together, we work on the front lines of changing the game for renewable energy. From hydrogen development to algorithmic trading and everything in between. We have 125 years of unrivalled expertise in creating the technologies that put ecosystems, communities and our environment first. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match. This includes:

  • Unlimited learning opportunities at various levels of the organisation including Linkedin Learning and inspiring leaderships program like IMD;
  • The chance to grow your career alongside a truly global network of experts, leaders, specialists and graduates from different countries and backgrounds;
  • The opportunity to work somewhere with pride, and to be able to honestly say “My work is contributing to saving the planet”;
  • A work culture that puts emphasis on the individual, offering flexible working solutions, parental leave and work life balance principles.

Statkraft offers competitive terms of employment and benefits schemes, and we’re a trusted employer that puts the safety of our people first. We believe that a safe and healthy working environment is a matter of choice, not chance.

Statkraft manages critical infrastructure and services in several countries. The applicant must be eligible for security clearance and authorisation.

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