Senior Development Manager – Renewable Energy

  • Permanent Full-time
  • Anywhere
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General Job Description

Our client is embarking on one of the most exciting Renewable Energy projects globally, to provide low cost renewable energy for local Australian and SE Asian export markets. Currently they are undertaking the planning, Engineering design and commercial assessment to supply high capacity, competitive, stably priced and dispatchable renewable electricity to loads in the northern Australia and South-East Asian regions.

About the role:

As a result of the expansion of their core team of specialists, the organisation is seeking a Senior Development Manager, with proven experience in leading the Development of large infrastructure projects out of Singapore. The role would support all aspects of development including securing development approvals within Singapore, as well as a range of other functions including government liaison, land dealings and community engagement as required. The role will be primarily focused on Singaporean jurisdictions, however support for other international approvals may also be required.

The role requires an experienced client-side Development project manager that is capable of identifying program priorities, managing consultants to deliver quality outputs to deadline and interfacing with a wide range of engineers and technical personnel to gather the information required for the approvals process. The candidate should have a strong working knowledge of engaging with the Energy Market Authority, Urban Re-development Authority & other relevant government regulatory bodies

Key Attributes & Required Experience:

  • Manage consultants to deliver the EIS and associated project documentation for the approvals
  • Interface with the internal engineering and engagement teams to collate, prepare, refine and disseminate information about the Project so that Project documentation is consistent and of a high standard
  • Engage with relevant Singaporean Authorities and regulators in relation to approvals and permits
  • Manage and direct junior project personnel as required
  • Undertake research and report back to the Project team on key environmental and planning issues
  • Procure the services of consultants to deliver discrete work packages
  • Manage consultants to deliver outputs on time and on budget
  • Undertake administrative duties including preparing reports, briefs, memos, RFTs and other related work relevant to the project
  • Act as our clients “eyes and ears” in Singapore, reporting to the Sydney headquarters team regarding relevant local news and developments.

Essential Experience and Qualifications:

  • Client-side experience delivering approvals for major infrastructure projects – ideally renewables, oil & Gas or telecommunications involving sub-sea cables
  • Strong working knowledge of the Singaporean approvals processes
  • A good communicator with the ability to work well independently and as part of a dispersed team
  • A willingness to work across a range of technical and administrative project activities to support our clients' team to achieve the desired project milestones.

This is an exciting, well rounded and dynamic role for the right candidate and presents a great opportunity to become entrenched as a key permanent employee. On offer is an attractive salary and ability to work with some of the highest caliber people in the Renewables sector globally. You must eligible to work in Singapore.

For further information or a confidential discussion, please contact Liz Floyd +61 450 692 866 or

Key Facts
  • Opportunity for a Senior Development Manager with experience in renewables or large infrastructure developments
  • A unique opportunity to join a financially secure, and hugely ambitious renewable energy developer
  • Experience in Renewables and/or sub-sea cable (Oil & Gas or Telco) projects highly desirable
Full Job Description

Are you an experienced Development Manager with solid exposure to multi-million dollar infrastructure projects? Exciting opportunity to join a hugely ambitious renewables business!

Meet the Consultant

Michael Antonievich

Senior Talent Acquisition Consultant