Project Management Senior Associate

Lead Project Manager in Milan, Italy for EDPR. Manage renewable projects, coordinate teams, develop budgets, and maintain relationships with authorities. Master's in Engineering and 3-5 years experience required.

EDP Renewables
EDP Renewables
Milan, Italy  UTC+01:00   On-site   Internship   1001-5000   2 months ago

About EDP Renewables

Company Overview

EDP Renewables (EDPR)

Madrid, Spain


Business Model

Renewable Energy

Development, management, and operation of renewable power plants, focusing primarily on wind and increasingly on solar energy.

Sales of electricity generated from renewable sources, government incentives for renewable energy production.

Locations & Geography

EDPR operates in three broad geographic areas: Europe, North America and South America. Specifically, in Brazil, Canada, Mexico, United States, Spain, Portugal, France, United Kingdom, Poland, Italy, Romania, Belgium and Greece.

Significant contributor to local economies through job creation and infrastructure development, particularly in regions transitioning towards renewable energy.

Company Culture

Committed to leading the energy transition to sustainability, focusing on innovation and respect for the environment.

Supports a collaborative and inclusive work environment, encourages innovation and offers opportunities for professional growth.

Invests in employee training and development to support both personal growth and the company's strategic goals.

Activities & Projects

Involved in large-scale wind and solar projects across various global markets, aiming to significantly increase its renewable capacity by 2030.

Pioneering projects in offshore wind and innovative solar technologies.

Strong focus on sustainability, aiming to achieve carbon neutrality and integrating ESG (Environmental, Social, and Governance) principles into its operations.

Career Opportunities

Diverse opportunities across engineering, project management, and administrative functions, particularly in renewable energy sectors.

Offers competitive benefits, including health and wellness programs, to support the well-being of its employees.

Contact Information


EDP Renewables Careers

EDP Renewables is a global leader in the renewable energy sector nad the world's third-largest wind energy producer. With a sound development pipeline, first class assets, and market-leading operating capacity, EDPR has undergone exceptional development in recent years and is currently present in 17 markets (Belgium, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Chile, France, Greece, Hungary, Italy, Mexico, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, the UK, US and Vietnam).


Department: Project Management

Position: Project Manager

Reporting to: Head of Project Management


The Project Manager (PM) manages the assigned projects, from the engineering and filing of the required permits, to the commercial operation date (COD), according to the EDPR’s strategies and guidelines and guaranteeing the projects are carried out under the best practices in order to contribute to the successful fulfillment of the business plan.


    • In charge of the assigned projects from the engineering to the handover to Asset Operation department (after COD), according to the EDPR’s procedures.
    • Guarantee the fulfilment of delivery time and project costs from the beginning of the permitting stage, throughout the construction and until the COD.
    • Measure and report project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
    • Supervise and coordinate EDPR’s teams involved for each assigned organic project phase (engineering, development, construction, purchasing, financing, M&A, Energy assessment, environment, legal consultancy...), in order to ensure the complete coordination of all tasks.
    • Supervise and coordinate EDPR’s teams involved for the due diligence of the assigned acquiring project, in order to ensure the complete coordination of all tasks.
    • Liaise with the relevant EDPR’s department (Project Development, E&C, P&C, Accounting, Legal, …) and work with multi-disciplinary teams to identify project risks, barriers, and issues and propose possible solutions and mitigation strategies.
    • Planning, budgeting, controlling and reporting of the assigned projects in accordance with the EDPR’s Business Plan and in coordination with the relevant EDPR’s department (M&A, P&C, ACT).
    • Identify and forge potential cooperation with other companies, developers, competitors and supplier, understanding in great detail the renewable market in Italy, knowing competitors and the main participants in this business (included Wind Turbine and PV module supplier, Electrical and Civil Works contractors and suppliers, engineering advisors)
    • Foresee risks and threats to guarantee the Company’s competitive position. Contract negotiation. Rudiments of finance and modelling.
    • Keep the progress on the assigned projects up to date, promote the interchange of information and ensure that the objectives are timely met according to the budget.
    • Establish a network of high-level contacts throughout the part of Italy with frequent presence on the territory.
    • Represent the Company before TSO and DSO and other organizations in the sector, and before Public Administration and Elected people with the aim of defending the Company’s strategic interests.


  • Master Degree in Engineering
  • Languages: Italian and fluent English. Spanish is a plus.
  • 3-5 years’ experience in renewable projects management


  • Negotiation skills;
  • Written and verbal communication skills;
  • Teamwork;
  • Autonomy in decision making/problem solving;
  • Relationship capacity with authorities;

Among EDPR's principles we would like to highlight diversity and inclusion as a strength in our values and practices. Reinforcing these principles has a real impact on the satisfaction of commitment, increases talent and the quality of leadership of our professionals. To achieve all our objectives, it intends to attract, develop and retain different profiles, assuming diversity as a key factor and differentiator of fundamental innovation in our organisation. We welcome and value all people, and we are committed to the inclusion and sense of belonging of each person who is part of EDPR.

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About the role

Mar 29, 2024



Sep 27, 2024


Milan, Italy

3-5 years


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