Wind Project Developer (m/f/d)

  • BayWa r.e.
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At BayWa r.e. we r.e.think energy - how it is produced, stored and can be best used to enable the global renewable energy transition that is essential to the future of our planet. Based in 30 countries, BayWa r.e. is a leading global renewable energy developer, service provider, distributor and energy solutions provider. Operating throughout Europe, the Americas and Asia-Pacific, we are strategically investing in emerging markets around the world, actively shaping the future of energy and taking a stand against climate change. Embracing equity and diversity, we are committed to creating inclusive environments where everyone can reach their full potential. Every day, we are working hard to find new solutions, push technological boundaries and redefine service standards to make renewable energy even better.

Greece is phasing out coal-powered electricity production and targeting for a very fast energy transition. BayWa r.e. Projects Greece IKE is in the process of building a significant portfolio of renewable energy projects with a focus on solar and wind energy to support the energy transition in Greece. It is also bringing innovative renewable energy approaches such as hybrids, energy storage, offshore wind, agriPV and floating PV to the market to address some of its key challenges. BayWa r.e. Projects Greece IKE is working closely with different BayWa r.e. renewable energy Group entities to expand its offering in operations management and plant maintenance and to evaluate the market potential for wholesale photovoltaic components and renewable energy solutions for corporations.

About the role

BayWa r.e., an international renewable energy developer, have established a portfolio of solar and onshore wind projects in Greece, with a local office established in Athens.  We are now seeking a Project Developer/ Project Manager (m/f/d)  to focus on delivery of the existing onshore wind portfolio whilst providing support as required to further grow the portfolio.

What You Will Do

  • You will manage existing onshore wind development projects under development
  • You will liaise with and provide oversight of development partners
  • You will control project expenditure against budget and drive development schedule
  • You will provide technical support and procure and manage additional internal and external technical resource/ services as and when required
  • You will manage wind resource measurement and wind yield campaign
  • You will liaise with BayWa local grid manager to determine the solution and manage the necessary grid connection permits and agreements.
  • You will liaise with key stakeholders, including local authorities and communities
  • You will support assessment of new onshore wind development opportunities and provide regular internal reporting

Your Profile

  • University degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Civil Engineering
  • Minimum 8 years of relevant work experience in wind project development, preferably in an international matrix report organization
  • Strong understanding of the development process for wind projects, including constraints analysis, grid connection and permitting processes. Construction experience is a plus
  • Wind resource assessment / Conceptual layout experience and good understanding of wind turbine suppliers and wind turbine models
  • Excellent project management skills and team player
  • Proficient with MS Office, GIS is a plus
  • Excellent communication with demonstrated ability to negotiate a strong technical position for the company with relevant stakeholders
  • Fluent in business English and Greek

What We Offer You

  • We can offer you exciting challenges as part of a team of professionals
  • Furthermore, the international focus of our company will open up excellent future prospects for you
  • As an expanding supplier in the renewable sector, we create opportunities for personal and professional development
  • It practically goes without saying that a friendly and cooperative working environment is part of our company culture
  • As part of the BayWa r.e. renewable energy network, you will benefit from flat hierarchies with short, fast decision-making channels
  • Our integration into BayWa AG provides security and the opportunities for further development that you would expect of a company this size


We look forward to your application! 

Diversity and Equal Opportunity
At BayWa r.e. we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates.
All employment is decided based on qualifications, potential, merit, and business need.
We do not discriminate on the basis of origin, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.
  • Sibylle Müller
  • HR Manager EMEA
  • +49 89 383932 5950
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