Project Manager - Solar PV - Chile

Job Title: Project Manager - Solar PV - Chile
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Santiago
Salary: £49384.34 - £69138.08 per annum + benefits (paid locally in CLP)
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: #8321879_1477588808
Contact Name: Daniela Grozeva
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 27, 2016 18:20

Job Description

Project Manager - Renewable Energy- LatAm (Chile) - competitive base salary up to 70,000,000 CLP (c. $100,000) per annum + benefits

The opportunity

Join one of Europe's leading renewable energy intergraded providers in developing their business throughout the South American market.

Managed the delivery of numerous projects and prove instrumental in the company's global expansion and growth.

The role

As Project Manager, you will be key in taking projects from the development phase through construction, to successful commissioning.

You will be exposed to various aspects, from managing the budget and forecasting the cash-flow, through handling H&S regulations onsite, and go all the way to ensure that the construction work is of the highest standards.

In addition, you will be liaising with all the key departments in the organisation to be able to deliver the projects on time according to the client's schedules and specifications.

The person

You are a qualified and experienced Project Manager, having completed projects either in the renewable energy or construction sector. An engineering background will be a strong benefit. Construction and PV experience are essential.

In addition, you will be highly analytical and will have strong managerial capabilities, as you will be expected to lead the delivery of high-value power generation assets. This is very much a pure PM role and NOT a Site Manager.

Finally, a good understanding of Solar PV and renewable energy in essential, as well as flexibility to work both in the office and on-site.

Essential skills

  • 5+ years of Project Management experience
  • Construction expereince
  • Solar PV experience
  • Experience delivering high-value projects
  • Degree qualified in engineering discipline
  • PM qualification
  • IT Skills - MS Office, NaVision
  • Ability to manage commercial and financial principals of project management
  • Knowledge of using CRM software package.
  • Driving License
  • Eligible to work in Chile


A competitive base salary up to 70,000,000 CLP is on offer for the right candidate, plus additional benefits.