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Project Manager Solar PV (Spain)

RWE Renewables Iberia S.A.U., Madrid, Spain (ES) 

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Project Development; Project Management; Renewables 


Our solar department within RWE Renewables is looking for a Project Manager responsible for developing PV projects in Spain to contribute to shape tomorrow’s European green energy landscape.


Your future plans:

  • Develop PV projects in Spain from early stage through the investment decision until project handover to the construction & operations team. Coordinate interdisciplinary project teams with internal departments and external service providers
  • Originate projects, incl. site identification, assessment, initiation and negotiation of land lease/purchase agreements
  • Manage the permitting process and coordinate the team of involved internal and external providers (e.g. consultants for technical studies) and interact with all relevant stakeholders (e.g. permitting authorities, municipality officials, grid operator)
  • Manage and optimize project budgets, objectives, schedules and deliverables for assigned development projects
  • Manage partnerships with external developers (i.e. in Joint Development Agreements)
  • Conduct risk analyses/assessments and recommend mitigation measures
  • Support in developing technical and commercial solutions required for the company to succeed during local permitting process
  • Work closely with Development, Valuation, Commercialization and Engineering teams to identify best route-to-market and to optimize the profitability of the project business case


Your profile:

  • Bachelor or Master’s degree in engineering, or other job related areas
  • At least five years of experience in the renewable energy sector, preferably in the field of photovoltaic project development; experience in an international work environment is a plus
  • Up to date knowledge of PV systems and components as well as sound knowledge on the Spanish energy market and the permitting regulation for utility scale PV projects
  • Very good analytical skills coupled with the required drive to execute and deliver projects
  • Excellent team-player with very good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Fluent in written and spoken Spanish and English
  • Willingness to travel on regular basis


Promoting diversity (40x40) special offers for parents & children (40x40) flexible working times (40x40) cafeteria/canteen (40x40) company pension scheme (40x40) health services (40x40) company sports (40x40) Free parking (40x40) shareholding (40x40) staff events (40x40) training/human resources development (40x40) career promotion (40x40) support of extra-occupational studies (40x40) attractive remuneration (40x40) accessibility (40x40) employee discounts (40x40) social commitment (40x40) International exchange (40x40) Graduate programme (40x40)  


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Any questions? Julia Wonneberger, Julia.Wonneberger@rwe.com

We look forward to meeting you!


We value diversity and therefore welcome all applications, irrespective of gender, disability, nationality, ethnic and social background, religion and beliefs, age or sexual orientation and identity.

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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.

RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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