Our client, a large global developer of renewable energy projects, is looking for an experienced Technical Project Manager to join their team in Nairobi.
- Engineering degree from a reputable university
- Working closely with the investment teams, this role acts as the technical expert for all development and acquisitions within the renewable energy platform.
- Previous exposure to Hydropower or Solar project development (utility scaled megawatts in the region of 5MW – 50MW) is essential.
- Experience in dealing and working in Africa (across the entire region)
The successful candidate will have extraordinary organisational and managerial skills as he/she will be responsible for coordinating all involved internal and external stakeholders in the project as well as plan, monitor and manage the execution team’s work. An excellent technical understanding of renewable energy projects is a prerequisite. You will be involved from pre-construction, performing site assessments, researching suitable products and pricing and compiling proposals for contractors. You will be responsible for; planning and scheduling of tasks and finalizing contracts for sub-contractors.