Iberdrola USA Manager, Business Development in United States
AVANGRID RENEWABLES, LLC
Business and Department
Radnor, Pennsylvania Radnor,PA
This position can be held at an Avangrid office, or home office in NC, SC, GA, FL, etc.
Negotiate project/asset ownership terms and conditions and project-related agreements, site leases, land
Implement strategy to develop existing and future land based renewable energy projects (wind, solar and
Assess potential wind and solar projects/assets and outline business terms consistent with the Company's
Manage project development budget for the region including obtaining approvals for projects spend. Lead internal project teams and supervise and manage contractors that support work in the region: manage
storage) in the southeast US region.
strategy and objectives. In conjunction with other departments, determine project economics and technical characteristics.
use changes, permitting and local discretionary agreements, interconnect arrangements, and other related agreements necessary for project construction and operations.
and coordinate activities within the Company and with outside consultants to ensure due diligence are fully implemented and projects advancing as required.
to determine size, nature and location of new or under-served markets in order to identify renewable energy business opportunities.
activities related to producing the contracts and regulatory approvals to support financing and construction of wind and solar generating and facilities.
workshops; provide, draft and collate documentation to obtain siting, land use, air and building permits.
project financial closing.Additional Responsibilities
Compile reports to management and make recommendations for courses of action. Prepare milestone schedules, budgets and staffing requirements on projects for management approval.
Develop community support for projects to include having public outreach sessions and working with local
Maintain active communication with others in the power generation business and conduct ongoing research
Lead the evaluation of acquisition opportunities in the region: manage internal due diligence process and
Make applications to local, state and federal agencies; represent Company's position in hearings and
Manage and coordinate regulatory permitting required for projects, to include all approvals needed to achieve
Bachelor’s degree. Minimum 7 years’ experience in renewable energy project development. Prior experience and demonstrable knowledge in land development and real estate transactions. Be a self-starter and operate independently. Demonstrated problem solving, negotiating and oral and written communication skills. Demonstrated strong organizational skills. Ability to manage and lead teams. Substantial domestic travel required. Strong knowledge of Windows based business software applications, including Word, Excel and Powerpoint. Based in the southeast US region in proximity to sites.
MBA or Law Degree. Prior experience in land development, green field electricity project development. Knowledge or understanding of land use controls and local land-use practices. Familiarity with title and survey requirements for land leasing or purchasing.
All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check, references, drug screen, verification of legal right to work in the U.S., and in some cases, a credit check. A credit check will be administered when a prospective employee will be working in Finance, Accounting, Treasury or where duties may involve handling of funds, accounts or cash.
Avangrid Renewables is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status, status as an individual with a disability, or any other status or class protected by federal or state law.
Full Time Exempt
Publication date: 18.05.2018