Director, Project Delivery

Lead project delivery in Austin, TX. Join Nova Clean Energy as Director, Project Delivery.

Nova Clean Energy
Nova Clean Energy
Austin, United States  UTC-06:00   On-site   Full Time   11-50   20 days ago

Nova Clean Energy is a renewable energy company focused on developing and constructing utility-scale projects across the United States. We have the patience, creativity, and capital to take a long-term view of the evolution of US energy markets. We are investing in the large-scale projects needed to advance the energy transition.

About the Role

The Director of Project Delivery plays a crucial role in ensuring that the right projects are completed successfully, on time, and within budget. You will support project diligence and lead pre-construction activities for wind, solar, and storage projects.

  • Provide technical expertise during early-stage development on construction and equipment assumptions, layouts, and supply chain timelines.
  • Collaborate with development, technical operations, and external consultants to ensure alignment on project design.
  • Lead feasibility analysis, final designs, siting requirements, and the independent engineer report.
  • Manage the procurement and supply chain process including demand analysis, leading RFPs, contracting, and supplier selection, while ensuring corporate governance and risk management
  • Lead the diligence and selection of construction management, O&M, and asset management service providers
  • Guide and support stakeholders with any contract implementation, contract management, or supplier-related issues
  • Secure required project insurance and/or estimates
  • Proactively engage and maintain relationships with key vendors
  • Work cross-functionally with the Commercial, Finance, Development, and Legal teams to drive sound investment decisions, consistent documentation, record keeping, and proforma inputs
  • Lead the organization and collection of investment materials along with leading preparation for Investment Committee meetings

About You

  • Minimum of 7 years of progressive experience in the renewable power industry with significant wind/solar/storage experience at the pre-construction phase.
  • Knowledge of basic engineering concepts associated with renewable energy facilities (geotechnical, civil, structural, electrical).
  • Ability to interact with people at all levels of the corporate structure, prioritize and handle numerous competing demands in a high-volume, fast-paced working environment
  • Proven ability to work effectively in independent settings
  • Ability to communicate effectively with a variety of contacts including outside attorneys, senior management, and business associates
  • Manage various project delivery and operations department projects and initiatives
  • Ability to work independently
  • Identify and resolve or escalate issues in a timely manner
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Travel up to 35%
  • Bachelor's degree in for Engineering preferred or equivalent experience is acceptable in lieu of a degree

A diverse and inclusive team is critical to innovation. Please get in touch even if you don’t match these qualifications 100%.

Nova Clean Energy is Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.

Nova Clean Energy does not accept any unsolicited resumes or other information concerning potential candidates from any third-party recruiting firms or employment agencies. If you would like to provide your information for consideration on future searches where we engage external support, please reach out to so our talent acquisition team can reach out when necessary.

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About the role

May 07, 2024

Full Time


Nov 02, 2024


Austin, United States

7+ years


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