(Senior) Project Developer m/f/t - Battery Energy Storage


Swindon, Wiltshire, GB, SN5 6PB London, City of London, GB, EC2R 8HP


RWE Supply & Trading GmbH

To start as soon as possible, full time


Committed to facilitating the transition to climate neutral energy, we develop utility scale battery energy storage systems. These solutions relieve the pressure on power grids by supplying balancing energy and  facilitating the integration of renewable generation technologies through providing stability products and ancillary services. 
As a member of an international team, you will originate and develop large scale battery projects across the UK. 


Your future plans 

  • Project managing battery energy storage projects from initiation, through design, consenting, procurement to construction ready 
  • Autonomously progressing projects; taking full responsibility for programme, quality and budget
  • Identifying and evaluating commercial opportunities for utility scale battery projects
  • Developing and optimising solutions engaging technical, commercial and support specialists 
  • Managing internal and external stakeholders, including landowners, agents and local community
  • Coordinating inputs to prepare compelling business cases

Your powerful skills

  • Several years’ experience in project development/management in the energy sector 
  • University degree in economics, engineering, renewables, environmental or related 
  • Independent, precise and efficient approach to work
  • Team spirit, flexibility and customer focus
  • Excellent command of English, with honed communication and presentation skills
  • Readiness for occasional travel UK wide and internationally

Advantageous, but not a must

  • Experience managing land acquisition process and grid connection applications 
  • Familiarity with battery technology/electrical engineering or similar 
  • Understanding of the GB Power and Ancillary Services markets 

What we value most is curiosity, ambition, resilience and authenticity. So, if you can’t display all of the skills above we would still like to hear from you.


Benefits you can rely on 

  • Competitive salary and annual bonus
  • Open & diverse company culture
  • Learning and development opportunities
  • Hybrid working opportunities 
  • Extensive range of flexible benefits
  • Free parking and gym on site

Promoting diversity (40x40) flexible working times (40x40) cafeteria/canteen (40x40) company pension scheme (40x40) health services (40x40) Free parking (40x40) shareholding (40x40)   


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Any questions? Pia König (Recruiting), p.koenig@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. #inclusionmatters

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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.


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