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PPL Corporation Project Development Associate (Safari Energy - A PPL Company) in New York, New York


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Project Development Associate (Safari Energy - A PPL Company)

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage of the development cycle through the various stages and processes

  • Research federal and state photovoltaic (PV) incentive programs including ownership of the incentive application process & tracking

  • Assist with the permitting process and expediting

  • Develop relationships with regulators, incentive agencies, utilities and Authorities Having Jurisdiction (AHJs) for ongoing client support

  • Manage the execution of key project deadlines and milestones

  • Assist in the management of renewable energy credits

  • Assist in the training of junior team members

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Position Summary:

As a member of the Project Development team, the Associate will be reporting to a Project Development Executive Director. He or she will demonstrate an entrepreneurial passion for renewable energy development opportunities within the commercial sector and assist in the execution of Company projects. He or she will be expected to gather information from multiple sources and drive the project development lifecycle from origination to completion for various properties and client types. The successful candidate will act as the conduit between Business Development, Engineering, Finance & Operations. The ability to work independently and as a team member are critical, as well as the desire and innovative mind set to operate as an important contributor within a fast-pace, early stage company environment.

Candidate Qualifications:

Must be passionate about the renewable energy business, hardworking and thrive in the fast pace of a rapidly growing, early stage company.

Recruiting Location:

NY-New York

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum 4 years’ experience with a developer, utility company, regulatory agency or project

  • Proven ability to quickly and accurately solve problems and come up with value added solutions

  • Track-record of working on teams to support energy, infrastructure or real estate projects

  • Outstanding organizational and people skills

  • Understanding of engineering and renewable energy systems

  • Understanding of project and structured finance

  • Attention to detail

Equal Employment Opportunity:

Our company is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity and the strength it brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify, genetic information, disability status, or any other protected characteristic.

NOTE: Due to the large volume of applicants, only candidates under serious consideration will be contacted.

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