VP, Construction

Posted on: 2021-04-24
Industries: Infrastructure & Energy
Sector: Technical & Operational
Location: Americas
Job reference: 3257941

  • Oversee P&L of Construction Division
  • Build internal team, manage technical contract structuring
  • Remote role or based in Austin, TX office

Overview:
  • Manage company-wide construction activities in an efficient and cost effective manner.
  • Manage and support the project management and construction management staff across our portfolio of projects.
  • In conjunction with procurement, develop the cost reduction road map for energy storage.
  • Demonstrate understanding of key business initiatives and an ability to originate and execute projects suited to those objectives.
  • Develop and disseminate the necessary tools to the company to enhance efficiency of operations and project management.
  • Support the business development team through construction procurement activities and contract negotiations.
  • Demonstrated understanding of business risks, including technical contract structuring to mitigate risk and provide competitive advantage.
  • Incorporate feedback from construction teams into future design.
  • Incorporate feedback from the field into future designs.
  • Ability to challenge, motivate and influence teams without direct supervision.
  • Drive change management efforts to promote adoption of new processes, and industry best practices and solutions.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Project Management, Engineering, Business, Construction Management or related technical discipline required. Advanced degree in Project Management, Engineering, Construction, or Business preferred
  • Minimum of 7+ years of EPC experience within the renewable energy sector, including 3+ years of direct experience with energy storage projects.
  • Deep technical knowledge of HV substations, power plant systems and equipment.
  • Basic knowledge of commercial project issues and project financial analysis.
  • Proven experience in execution and delivery of construction projects.
  • Experience managing and leading multiple projects of various sizes.
  • Experience managing and leading cross disciplined teams, utilizing strong people management skills, demonstrated leadership capability, and ability to inspire and motivate staff.

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