AltGen Africa
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    6 February 2024
    Merriman Avenue, Stellenbosch, South Africa
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    Solar PV
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    Renewable Energy
    Job Location Postal Code
    Western Cape
    Contact Name
    Eniele Roux


    Are you interested in spearheading the development of a grass-roots support unit of project developers to assist the existing Business Development team? Do you have 2+ years of experience in project management and an interest in entering the renewable energy industry?  

    Why not join our client, a distinguished renewable energy provider specialising in utility-scale solar and battery energy storage systems as a Project Developer.

    This role requires a candidate that is able to conduct thorough feasibility studies, evaluate technical and regulatory viability, and craft comprehensive project plans. The ideal candidate would confidently engage with key stakeholders, fostering relationships with regulatory bodies, government agencies, and local authorities.

    You would act as negotiator on behalf of the client, securing necessary permits, licenses, and approvals to navigate the regulatory landscape for solar PV projects. Importantly, you would need to stay abreast with evolving regulations and policies in South Africa's renewable energy industry. Your role would largely require you to collaborate with external experts, consultants, and engineering firms.

    Your expertise will be pivotal in securing permits, coordinating with various teams, and driving successful project acquisitions. If you're a seasoned project developer, ready to innovate in the renewable energy sector, apply now!

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    Education Requirements

    • Bachelor’s degree or certification in Project Management

    Experience Requirements

    • 3+ years of experience in project management
    • Experience in solar PV projects would be advantageous
    • Knowledge of the local regulatory environment and stakeholders would be advantageous


    This role demands a candidate adept at conducting in-depth feasibility studies, assessing technical and regulatory viability, and meticulously crafting comprehensive project plans. The ideal candidate will confidently engage with key stakeholders, nurturing relationships with regulatory bodies, government agencies, and local authorities. Serving as a skilled negotiator, you will secure essential permits, licenses, and approvals, navigating the intricate regulatory landscape of solar PV projects.

    Beyond solo endeavours, collaboration with external experts, consultants, and engineering firms is paramount. You would play a pivotal role in securing permits, coordinating with diverse teams, and driving the successful acquisition of projects.


    • Proficient in MS Office suite
    • Excellent project management capacity
    • Technical knowledge of solar PV technology, grid integration, and energy storage systems would be advantageous

    Who Is AltGen?

    We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and sustainability jobs across the globe. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency with offices in South Africa, Botswana, Namibia, Kenya, Mauritius, and the United Kingdom, which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.

    With an experienced and passionate team with over 100 years of combined experience, AltGen plays an integral role in the renewable energy and sustainability industry. We operate throughout the world and are rapidly expanding.

    Our recruitment agency focuses on jobs in: Solar | Wind | Renewable Energy | Biogas | Biomass | Energy Management | Energy Efficiency | Green Buildings | Green Tech | Photovoltaics | Solar Thermal | Energy Storage | Battery Systems | Off-grid | Hydro | CSP | CPV | IoT | AI | AgriTech | FinTech | Green Hydrogen | Wheeling | Energy Trading | ESG | Sustainability | Carbon Management.

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