Utility-Scale Solar Project Developer

Renee Le Compte

As Solar Project Developer, you will help develop a diverse, robust pipeline of utility-scale solar projects in the southeast region. You will focus on high quality and unique projects while working with other development team members to successfully add new projects to the development pipeline. You will develop a pipeline of solar project assets to support the development goals and strategy, participate in or lead diligence activities including vetting projects for environmental, financial, interconnection, permitting, and technical constraints, communicate effectively with vendors, project partners and other stakeholders, and prioritize work to meet project deadlines, budgets and goals. Develop competitive market intelligence on competing solar developers in development territory, and develop knowledge of and relationships with third party supporting service providers.

  • Initiate and lead activities to identify, qualify, and secure prospects for new solar PV opportunities in the southeast and other RTO markets.
  • Direct all aspects of solar PV project development including siting, land acquisition, permitting, zoning, interconnection, environmental compliance, etc.
  • Complete due diligence of opportunities including site visits, site analysis, and interconnection screening.
  • Contribute to the successful identification, preparation, positioning, preparation, and issuance of winning proposals and presentations.
  • Substantial knowledge of renewable energy, utility, and solar PV market
  • Ability to travel 25% to 40% of the time. 
  • Excellent verbal and written communications, and presentation skills
  • Experience with permitting processes in a public-facing role with local permitting agencies.
  • Excellent organization and communication skills. Must be able to clearly articulate and identity project risks and solutions in an objective manner
  • Strong interpersonal, negotiation, and influencing skills

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