Director of Operations - Solar PV

JD Ross
€120000 - €160000 per annum
21 Feb 2019
21 Mar 2019
Solar PV
Michael Hardy
Contract Type
Full Time
Director of Operations/Lisbon/120,000 - 160,000 Euros 

I am currently hiring for a Director of Operations for Solar PV based in Lisbon

My client is a highly succesful European based IPP who have a substantial pipeline in the European market going for 2019 and beyond.

The Role

As the head of the Engineering, Procurement and Construction departments you fulfill a central role within the organization.  You are the bridge between the commercial and development team on one hand and the operational execution team on the other.

You will be based in Lisbon but will regularly travel to the local entities within Europe, especially to the Belgian HQ  (travel time expected upto 20%)

The main objective of this function is to assure the organization’s growth can be kept up with in the most efficient and cost effective way possible.

You are responsible for a global team of engineers of which the majority is located in Lisbon, but with local engineers in every country that the organization is active in.


10 years experince in a similar role 
Expert technical and Commercial knowledge of Solar PV plants 
Fluent in English, Verbal and Written
Strong Leadership skills
Great Client relationshipe skills
Excellent working skills with Excel


A financially stable company in a dynamic market environment
Comany Car
Paid Accomodation and Relocation
Competative slalry and bonus

If you have any further questions please feel free to contact me at


§  Minimum of 10 years’ Experience in a similar role

§  Master Degree in engineering is required, Electrical degree is a plus

§  Fluent in English, both verbal and written

§  Professional working experience of commercial and industrial scale PV-systems

§  Experience with management of international engineering teams

§  Customer oriented profile, understands sales process and requirements.  You can translate technical explanations into commercial texts

§  Working knowledge of photovoltaic systems design is a must

§  Excellent working skills with Excel


We offer

§  A financially stable company in a dynamic market environment

§  A company with respect for the environment and values sustainability

§  An attractive function with a wide range of tasks and an international environment that stimulates initiatives

§  Competitive salary with extra benefits


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