Project Developer [Hybrid]

Position Type
Pay Range
$88,950 - $148,250 Annually

Scope of Position

EDF Renewables North America is a market-leading independent power producer and service provider with over 35 years of experience. We deliver grid-scale power: wind (onshore and offshore), solar photovoltaic, and storage projects; distribution-scale power: solar and storage; asset optimization: technical, operational, and commercial expertise to maximize the performance of generating projects, and onsite solutions, through the Company’s PowerFlex affiliate, offering a full suite of onsite energy solutions for commercial and industrial customers: solar, storage, EV charging, energy management systems, and microgrids.


The Project Developer is responsible for identifying, sequencing and resourcing or completing all tasks related to a given project from Greenfield to COD. The ideal candidate possesses a broad range of capabilities including strong analytical skills, excellent communication and quantitative skills, adaptability and an aptitude for stakeholder engagement in the renewable energy industry.  


Internal Development-Related Duties: 

  • Manage the overall lifecycle of a project including creating schedules, budgets and an overall development plan that matches regional goals 
  • Coordinate the design and implementation of land acquisition, community engagement and permitting campaigns 
  • Engage with internal subject matter experts to understand activities and timeframes required to meet project schedule 
  • Obtain approvals at key project commitment and milestone points and clearly and effectively elevate issues to regional leadership as necessary 

External Development-Related Duties: 

  • Build relationships with key local stakeholders and drive the creation and implementation of an overall Community Engagement Plan to ensure successful development   
  • Understand the timing and requirements of applicable permits and create and implement plans to obtain 
  • Manage, Coordinate and deploy 3rd party contractors for permitting and site related studies 

Other duties as assigned 



  • Minimum 3 years of relevant experience.  Project management experience/certifications encouraged. 

Education/Experience :

  • Bachelor’s in Business, Economics, Environmental Studies, Energy or Engineering preferred. Demonstrated experience relevant to project development activities.  

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities :

  • Strong organizational, communication and time management skills 
  • Ability to translate broad goals into clear, flexible action plans  
  • Understanding of renewable energy project development competencies and common issues 
  • Ability to independently negotiate and manage contracts 
  • Ability to craft clear communication to senior leaders when appropriate in a timely manner 

Working Conditions :

Approximately 50% of the time is spent in the office environment, utilizing computers (frequent use of MS Word, MS Excel, and MS Project, MS Teams, etc.), telephones and general office equipmentApproximately Up to 50% of the time is spent in the field meeting with project stakeholders, leading permitting activities, leading pre-capitalized project implementation, capitalized project implementation/ development as well as managing the assessment and pursuit of new business opportunities.  


This role’s annual base salary range is between $88,950 and $148,250.

In addition, EDF Renewables offers best-in-class employment incentives, including.

  • Competitive Bonus incentives: This position is eligible for our annual bonus program
  • Comprehensive Health Benefits: EDF Renewables USA pays 100% of premiums for employee health benefits & provides low-cost coverage for eligible dependents
  • Rewarding 401k Package: EDF Renewables provides a generous contribution with immediate vesting

We are also proud to offer:

  • Favorable time off programs, including paid parental leave
  • Rewarding Learning & Development Opportunities
  • Personalized Financial 1:1 Coaching Workshops
  • Supportive Mentorship & Buddy Programs

Be a part of an innovative and collaborative team environment that fosters our goal of Delivering renewable solutions to lead the transition to a sustainable energy future.


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