Head of Renewable Energy

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Head of Renewable Energy

The Head of Renewable Energy provides strategic and operational leadership to the Renewable Energy sub-sector in WSP to achieve exceptional outcomes for our clients and our stakeholders, maximising commercial and project outcomes.

You will establish, implement, and deliver on growth and capability plans. This is an opportunity to establish and foster global WSP connections leveraging world-wide expertise for the New Zealand market.

We are looking for a people leader who can drive local client engagement, grow business development, and champion technical excellence, in addition to contributing to and helping to shape national strategy for the Power & Energy business.

You’ll be an existing or emerging leader, and a role model for delivery of complex projects in the power and energy sector. This is a hands-on leadership role in an exciting growth area and would suit a programme director who enjoys technical delivery and client contact.

About you:

  • Minimum 15 years professional experience as a project manager, CRM or in programme delivery
  • Relevant qualification and experience in electrical or mechanical engineering or other applicable discipline
  • 10+ years’ experience as advisory consultant in renewable energy, particularly wind, solar or battery energy storage
  • People leadership – will lead a team of renewables engineers
  • Good interpersonal skills and professional brand to bring in business
  • Successful business development track record including leading key pursuits
  • Technical report writing to high standard
  • Enjoy both hands on delivery and working towards the sector strategic goals
  • Able to travel around NZ for projects or to meet with clients

Why us?
WSP NZ has proudly earned its place among the top five employers to work for in Aotearoa New Zealand, as recognised in Randstad’s latest employer survey. In addition, WSP has been listed as one of TIME’s 2023 top 100 companies globally for employees.

At WSP, we prioritise a diverse, inclusive, and supportive environment that empowers our people and allows them to be in control of their time. We believe that this is essential for us to achieve our common goals and that great results can be achieved through collaboration and by allowing everyone to bring their authentic selves to work. By fostering this environment, we inspire our team to strive for excellence and reach their full potential.

Our benefits package is highly competitive. To apply, just follow the link and apply online.

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