Job offer

Director, Greenfield Origination

  • Development
  • United States
  • Permanent
  • Offer number : Blx2136
  • Offer date : 6 July 2021
  • Start date : As soon as possible

Your profile

Are you passionate about identifying new sites for renewable energy projects in the U.S. and Canada? You enjoy a challenge, possess in-depth knowledge of the Greenfield origination process, and, above all, would like to work as part of a dynamic team for a rapidly expanding company.  Charisma, drive, and openness are key attributes!

Your skills

  • In-depth knowledge of Greenfield renewable energy development;
  • University education in a relevant discipline (engineering, environment, entrepreneurship, or other);
  • Seven to 10 years’ experience in similar roles;
  • Strong proficiency in English (spoken and written);
  • Good command of the Microsoft Office suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, etc.);
  • Self-sufficient and attentive to detail;
  • Available to travel in the U.S. and Canada (Toronto and Montreal);
  • Able to work under pressure and to manage a number of files simultaneously with short deadlines;
  • Able to work as part of a team to establish excellent relationships using tact and diplomacy;
  • Persuasive, with highly developed analytical and summarizing skills;
  • Meticulous, versatile, creative and resourceful.

Your challenge

Reporting to the Director, Development, your role and responsibilities as Director, Greenfield Origination, will be as follows:

  • Be responsible for identifying development opportunities, managing early state development projects, and executing Boralex’s Greenfield expansion plans into new markets in the US and Canada;
  • Make development and commercial recommendations on where best to originate projects;
  • Critiquing Real Estate and Interconnection Strategies to yield best investment opportunities;
  • Lead a team of Origination Managers and dedicated team that will conduct day-to-day activities;
  • Work will the broader Boralex team with on-site identification, commercial viability and host community consultation strategies;
  • Build and maintain solid relationships based on trust with project stakeholders;
  • Interested in State/Provincial and Federal Policy and can understand how policy influences investment opportunities.

At Boralex we offer

  • The opportunity to be instrumental in Boralex’s Greenfield growth in the United States;
  • A dynamic team and work environment;
  • Ongoing development and continuing education;
  • An allowance for a membership in a sports complex of your choice;
  • A retirement plan with employer contributions;
  • The opportunity to work at home occasionally.

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