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Electrical Package Manager - Offshore Wind Europe

RWE Renewables GmbH, Hamburg, Deutschland (DE) 

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent

The Electrical Package Manager is responsible for all relevant technical project activities necessary to deliver the Offshore Wind Projects electrical system in accordance with established Health, Safety and Environment (HSE), quality, schedule and cost targets. The role commences with preparation of the tender documents, the assessment of return proposals and the negotiations for all contracts necessary for the delivery of the electrical system. After Final Investment Decision (FID)/financial close, the Electrical Package Manager shall assume responsibility for managing the work through the Construction Phase of the project, culminating in installation and hand-over to the Operations and Maintenance function.

Throughout, the Electrical Package Manager shall demonstrably prioritise HSE performance through design and implementation to eliminate or reduce risks during construction, operation and maintenance. The role shall also drive the identification and implementation of opportunities to innovate, both technically and commercially. A multi-disciplinary team will report to this position made-up of direct reports and resources drawn from a matrix organisation.

The role will also be supporting RWE’s development pipeline of projects primarily for European auctions but also for other markets in way of planning, budgeting and LCOE sprints.

Your Tasks

  • Responsible for the design, planning, execution and handover of the electrical system ensuring no harm to the people and the environment, on time, on budget, and to a high standard of quality
  • Coordinate multi-disciplinary company resources from within global engineering, project management, HSE, procurement and controlling functions
  • Lead discussions with the local grid operator and negotiate grid connection agreements
  • Responsible for the tender preparation, return evaluation, contract negotiation and contract management up to hand-over to the operation team
  • Coordinate interfaces with other project packages during the design, planning and execution phases
  • Identify and manage package risks, issues, changes and implement mitigation plans
  • With the support of the permitting team you will ensure that the necessary consents, construction permits and land agreements are secured prior to construction and that permit conditions are closed out in a timely manner
  • Your Profile

  • Successfully completed degree in Electrical Engineering or similar qualification
  • Several years (6+ years) of relevant experience having worked on large, complex capital projects through the development and construction phase
  • Extensive knowledge and experience of HV and EHV transmission systems and grid code
  • Strong influencing and negotiation skills with supplier and grid operators
  • Strong project management, organisational and prioritising skills
  • Business proficient in English
  • Based in the Hamburg, Malmo, Swindon or Coventry office with a flexible approach to work and willingness to travel frequently
  • Specific renewable energy/ offshore wind industry experience is desirable
  • Experience in a major electrical construction company would be a plus
  • Electrical Package Manager - Offshore Wind Europe

    Full time

    Published on 08/14/2021

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