Project Development Manager

Riga (Latvia)
Job vacancy
Intro Paragraph
We are looking for a dedicated project development manager with strong analytical and stakeholder management skills to boost our ongoing large-scale PV and BESS projects and ensure the development of new opportunities from concept to ready-to-build.  
You will complement our local team ideally if you have a background in energy, engineering, construction, or similar sectors and are ready to contribute with your technical expertise as well as manage project-related tasks independently for successful project initiation and realization.
You will be responsible for collaborating with our stakeholders and international ib vogt team to secure all prerequisites for a successful project outcome and support ib vogt team until successful project completion.
Your Job
  • Take the project development process to the ready-to-build stage.
  • Conduct desktop assessments to identify new green field large-scale solar and BESS opportunities.
  • Coordinate with our ib vogt team to manage the PV and BESS design processes and secure necessary permits for our projects in collaboration with local partners.
  • Manage important relationships for project development with external stakeholders such as local design and land survey companies, municipalities, and energy and construction-related authorities.
  • Build strong relationships with landowners, represent the company’s position, and negotiate land-related contracts.
  • Establish and monitor project development schedules, tasks and budgets.
Your profile
  • Expertise in energy, engineering, construction, or related fields, bonus points for experience in real estate relations
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the construction process in Latvia
  • Legal understanding in managing contracts and relations with authorities and landowners
  • Strong analytical and stakeholder management skills
  • Ability to prioritize and drive success across project pipelines
  • Willingness to collaborate with the team and work independently
  • Fluency in Latvian and English
  • A valid driver’s license
We offer you
  • Be part of groundbreaking large-scale renewable energy and BESS projects in Latvia.
  • Engage in a diverse work environment, collaborating with local stakeholders and colleagues from around the world.
  • Access professional development and training opportunities to advance your skills.
  • Enjoy the flexibility to work from home and our local office in Riga.
  • Receive public transport compensation if commuting from outside of Riga.
  • Gain health insurance coverage after the probation period.
  • Earn competitive remuneration based on your experience and skill set, ranging from €35,000 to €50,000.
Our mission is to power the energy transition, join us to do it together!