SOLAR Technical Project Manager / Site Manager

Job Title: SOLAR Technical Project Manager / Site Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nigeria,
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH105514_1492075582
Contact Name: Yin Liu
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 13, 2017 10:26

Job Description

Spencer Ogden is working with a leading company who plan, construct and operate profitable solar plants worldwide. They are looking for an experienced Technical Project Manager / Site Manager for Africa (Nigeria) to join their team. Paying a competitive salary of up to $100,000 USD plus an attractive bonus and benefits package this role will offer the chance to be part of a world renowned company with exciting growth opportunities.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in an exciting and challenging industry and will have had previous experience working in this region as well as experience in implementing micro grid or hybrid solutions.

Core competencies:
*Project management for the entire process - from initial planning up to construction, commissioning, and handover
*Preparation of the technical system design, part lists and system documentation
*Independent selection of equipment, suppliers and subcontractors, including the tendering of scope of works
*Cooperation, negotiation, and joint problem solving with local and international suppliers, clients and partners
*Implementation of requirements
*Working on tenders and development of technical project presentations
*Site inspection and evaluation of ground mount, rooftop and carport projects
*On-site coordination, management and reporting
*Monitoring the completion of the PV projects until commissioning
*Workforce management


*Electrical Engineering degree or electrical engineering training as an electric installer, foreman, technician or electrician
*Extensive project management experience in the PV field
*Good knowledge of CAD (Autocad, Civil3D)
*Good knowledge of MS Office applications
*Good knowledge of PV-SYST and electrical design software (Caddy, E-Plan or similar software)

*Fluent in spoken and written English (German is a plus)
*Excellent team work and communication skills
*Proactive and independent - ability to take individual responsibility for work
*Must be willing to travel / long-term stays, particularly in Nigeria

If this opportunity is for you, please send over your CV to or alternatively call +442072689365

For more information about this role please contact our London office