Project Director (Houston/TX)

Do you want to play a vital role in leading the last stages of the development and construction of onshore wind and solar projects in North America?

We are looking for a Project Director to join our high-growth company that puts its people first. If you have a passion and experience in delivering the project with the target return through ensuring that - scope, schedule, budget, safety, and quality are managed, then this is the perfect fit for you.

Why join us?

This is an exciting opportunity to join a high-growth company with a strong vision to accelerate the green transition. We support worldwide leading developers, asset owners, and technology companies within origination, modelling, development, construction, and performance optimization of onshore/offshore wind, solar, PtX, and storage projects.

The renewable energy market in the US is fast growing, and we are on a growth trajectory too. We have recently opened an entity in Houston/TX and are looking for more dedicated colleagues to join us in accelerating the green transition based on renewable energy technologies.  

How will you contribute to our team

As Project Director, you will contribute to developing the project with the target return in the US. To be successful in this role will depend on your experience, drive and willingness to influence the green transition projects. 

Your accountabilities are likely to vary, but your main tasks will include the following:


  • Ensure construction of projects is delivered safely, in high quality, on time and budget and manage 3rd party service providers; EPC management, OEMs, independent engineer, regulatory entities and other service providers where applicable. 
  • Ensure and safeguard project returns by proactive management of project risk and opportunities as well as of third parties.
  • Lead the project organizations towards commercial operations date and ensure a smooth handover to Operation
  • Engage with senior representatives for key external stakeholders such as suppliers, grid companies, local authorities etc. 
  • Support divestments and financing processes as necessary. 


  • Define and communicate project and portfolio resource needs and timing. 
  • Communicate and align internal goals and expectations to 3rd party service providers. 
  • Maintain ongoing alignment with internal and external teams over the life of the project. 
  • Maintain appropriate communication with senior management and all project groups and functions within and outside the company. This primarily happens through steering committees and/or board meetings where you are expected to present the key updates with the project teams.

What you bring

Like the rest of us, you are passionate about developing renewable energy, and you thrive in an international, multicultural environment where agility, flexibility, and adaptability are vital drivers. 

You are open-minded, willing to adapt to a changing environment, and set the bar high when creating results. You have a passion for learning, a determined attitude, patience to educate others, and a team-first mentality.

With the right balance of professional skills and a personal mindset, you will get a unique opportunity to grow and develop with our team. We expect you to have a permanent work permit/green card for the USA.  

We expect you to enrich our business with the following qualifications and experience:

  • Engineering background. Commercial background with project delivery experience is also acceptable.
  • Project management professional.
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in engineering, project management and/or construction of power generating facilities and/or transmission or electrical systems. 
  • Familiarity with commercial matters and business cases is a must.
  • Leadership and stakeholder management experience.

Core Competencies:

  • Track record of successful project development and construction of infrastructure projects, preferably within the renewable energy sector.
  • Experience in managing senior and junior stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent project management skills.


For additional information about this position, please get in touch with Ingerd Astrid Søndergaard, Head of Wind and Solar, via email at We look forward to hearing from you.

About Blue Power Partners

Our people are our greatest asset and the drivers of our success. Working at Blue Power Partners should be inspiring and guided by our purpose. We aim to hire the best people from a wide variety of backgrounds to ensure a broad range of skills from a variety of cultures. Our company is growing rapidly based on our strong company values, and we are committed to maintaining an agile environment with a strong can-do, dynamic, and entrepreneurial spirit. Having 29 nationalities employed and offices worldwide, we are used to working across time zones.  

Blue Power Partners was founded/established in Denmark, Europe, in 2016, where our HQ is situated. Since then, we have been fast-growing and have opened entities in Spain, India, and Australia. Now, we are ready to increase our footprint in the US by opening an entity. Our individual and collective approach to all our work is underpinned by our values – Trust, Entrepreneurship, and Balance. We recruit talented people based on our values that do not just live in the hallways but in our people’s hearts.

Our office is in Houston at 3120 Southwest Freeway, Houston, TX 77098.

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Blue Power Partners, US

United States Texas

Ingerd Soendergaard

About Blue Power Partners

Blue Power Partners is supporting worldwide leading developers, asset owners and technology companies within origination, development, construction and performance optimization of onshore/offshore wind, solar, PtX and storage projects.

Working at Blue Power Partners means being part of an international company and working alongside people with a broad range of skills, from a variety of cultures. Our company is growing rapidly based on our strong company values, and we are committed to maintaining an agile environment with a strong can-do, dynamic and entrepreneurial spirit.

During the recruitment process, Blue Power Partners is processing all registered personal data in compliance with the European General Data Protection (GDPR), and we reserve the right to screen the SM accounts of potential candidates.