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Senior Hydropwer Project Manager

Job Title: Senior Hydropwer Project Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Paris, Île-de-France
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: LON-RC-SHYP_1479753476
Contact Name: Ruairi Charlesworth
Contact Email: ruairi.charlesworth@spencer-ogden.com
Job Published: November 21, 2016 18:37

Job Description

Senior Hydropower Project Manager

Spencer Ogden is working with one of Europe's leading renewable energy IPPs to help find them a highly capable project manager to join their growing hydropower engineering team. This role will involve working on some of the world's most exciting hydropower projects across the world, including work in South America, Africa, Turkey the Balkans and India.

The ideal candidate will have at least 8 years' experience in hydropower engineering, particularly in the fields of design and project management. We believe that candidates from a civil engineering background will be most appropriate, but our client is also willing to consider those from an electrical or mechanical background as well.

Senior Hydropower Project Manager Responsibilities:

Design of hydropower projects (40/50MW).
Management of a team of engineers and junior project managers.
Subcontractor contract negotiation and management.
Management of implementation/construction.
Budgeting and reporting.
Planning and scheduling.
Health and safety.

Candidate Requirements:

Batchelor's degree in civil / mechanical / electrical engineering.
Project management qualifications (PMP/PMI etc.) will be considered an additional advantage.
Minimum 8 years' experience within hydropower engineering, including design and project management.
Strong management and team building skills.
Fluent in French and English, Spanish will be considered an additional advantage.
Excellent time management and organisational skills - the successful candidate will be responsible for coordinating multiple projects across a number of global locations.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a world-leading renewable energy IPP. Our client has stressed that this person will take on a significant level of responsibility within the hydropower division and that there will be excellent opportunities for career development and international work experience if desired.

Candidates should submit an updated copy of their CV with usable contact details. One of Spencer Ogden's team of dedicated hydropower consultants will be in touch to provide you with more information.

For more information about this role please contact our London office