Project Development Director

About Us

Blue Power Partners provides market-leading support in developing large-scale renewable energy projects. We work across the sector with a range of developers and technology companies to manage, oversee and optimize development and construction optimization of onshore wind, solar, pumped hydroelectric, battery and hydrogen projects.

Blue Power Partners was established to accelerate the green transition. We believed then and still believe the renewable industry can do faster and smarter by challenging the view of what is possible to force a change from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources.

Our purpose is simple and sustainable. We aspire to build renewable solutions that profit our people and our partners. We’re passionately committed to renewable energy. Our mission is to constantly challenge the view of what is possible to force sustainable change.


The Role

Due to our growing portfolio of projects, we have an exciting opportunity for a Project Development Director to take responsibility for the development of a portfolio of renewable energy projects, leading and managing project teams to ensure projects are successfully brought through to delivery.

Strong leadership will be key in this role, owning all technical, commercial, people, risk and performance elements of a portfolio of projects. Our ideal candidate will have a client-centric approach and operate via a continuous improvement & commercial lens in relation to optimisation and project health. The ability to identify and sufficiently manage project resources will be essential. Flawlessly manage business cases, key suppliers, contractors, consultants, budgets, regulatory entities and project timelines.
 

Proven experience presenting to board members, leading negotiations, managing contracts, budgets and agreements is essential. Due to the nature of this role, we will require candidates to have strong development experience within large infrastructure projects.


About You

  • Qualification in either Engineering, Project Management, Construction Management essential
  • Significant experience in the engineering, project management and/or construction of power-generating facilities and/or transmission/electrical systems essential
  • Have a client-centric approach with ability to successfully lead negotiations
  • Strong commercial acumen, familiar with outcomes, business cases and budgets
  • Strong leadership capabilities with a proven ability to manage staff lifecycle matters, leading by example, positively contributing to staff professional development


Our Culture

We believe that some values are inherent in our company and amongst colleagues. A professional and honest approach towards clients, partners, and employees based on Trust, Entrepreneurship, and Balance is an integrated part of our culture.

Our diverse people are the foundation of our success. We are an international company comprised of 32 different nationalities. We welcome people of all different backgrounds to join our journey in accelerating the green transition.

We aim to foster an entrepreneurial and sustainable working environment with a strong balance and healthy working habits to retain and attract talented people. Work and personal life should fit together. We are committed to building a working culture of flexibility to support your lifestyle.

You will be joining a global project developer within the renewable energy space, with the ability to make an impact in what you do. We have a high-performing culture who value people first. We challenge the view of what is possible.

If this sounds like the perfect role, we’d love to hear from you!


We respectfully request no agency applications or approaches. Blue Power Partners will not be responsible for any agency fees related to unsolicited resumes being sent to anyone here in our business. 

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Blue Power Partners, Melbourne, Australia
477 Collins Street
Melbourne
Australia Victoria

Elysha Evans

About Blue Power Partners

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

 

We are determined to drive change, and guided by our vision to accelerate the green transition, we work collectively to make a difference that really matters. You will join a diverse team of colleagues who all share our vision and passion for renewable energy. It is an essential part of our culture that we support each other, learn from each other, and celebrate each other's achievements. Together, we make a real difference. 

 

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