Head of Project Development Wind Offshore (m/f/d)

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With 3,200 employees in 28 countries, wpd is an international leader in renewable energies. Our track record during the last 20 years includes more than 5,150 MW of successfully realized wind and PV projects. Our team constantly strives for excellence in the development, finance, construction and operation of renewable power plants. To live up to our ambitions we are always looking for brilliant employees who are excited by the perspectives offered by renewables and who support our company in this growing and inspiring market.

The offshore branch of wpd is specialized in the worldwide development and realization of offshore wind projects with broad expertise in project development, permit and implementation planning, project management, quality control and the supervision of construction and installation.

For our offices in Bucharest, Romania, we are currently looking for a

Head of Project Development Wind Offshore (m/f/d)

Your position

As a Head of Project Development (m/f/d) you will be responsible for the following tasks:

  • You will be responsible for the development of our offshore wind projects in the Romanian market from the first steps to construction readiness, supporting the permit process.
  • Hence, you will analyse market opportunities and promote wpd’s market entry  to offshore wind in Romania.
  • You will identify, develop and maintain relationships with key public, industrial and academic stakeholders involved in offshore wind development and support the initiation of strategic partnerships.
  • Moreover, you will assess business risks by analyzing financial, statistical, and economic data and be responsible for the preparation, negotiation and execution of contracts.
  • In close cooperation with the German offshore team, you set the course in the early phase of the projects and ensure the implementation under the given framework conditions in Romania.
  • In addition, compile information and data for decision-making with wpd management and represent wpd at meetings, conferences and trade fairs in Romania.

Your profile

  • You hold a degree in law, industrial engineering or a comparable discipline.
  • You have relevant project development experience, ideally in offshore wind, oil, gas or other energy projects, and you  are familiar with the legal, technical and economic requirements for project development.
  • Furthermore, you have worked on an international level before and are versed in communicating with international partners and stakeholders.
  • You are fluent in Romanian, English and ideally other foreign languages and  you are proficient with office software, especially Microsoft Office applications.
  • Also, you are flexible and willing to travel (to a certain extend).
  • And last but not least, you  identify to a large extent with renewable energies.

We offer

  • Join a highly experienced business development team of offshore wind professionals that is launching new markets for offshore wind.
  • An unique opportunity to support the expansion of a top global player in renewable energies into the Romanian market.
  • An attractive workplace and exciting tasks in an international work environment.
  • A long-term career prospect in a privately owned company.
  • An attractive pay package and other benefits.

Did we pique your interest? Then we look forward to receiving your application!

Please send it electronically to human-resources@wpd.de stating your salary expectations and the earliest possible starting date.