|Brasile, Stato di Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro|
|Project management/Tempi e metodi|
Purpose of the Position: - Project Development phase - Analyze project-specific risks and opportunities; develop a risk management plan coordinating development, project execution strategy, contracting/commercial strategy and project insurance options. - Provide engineering support for PV solar specific engineering issues and value engineering opportunities based on the project-specific risk profile - Prepare and draft technical inputs and Employer Requirements for project tender documents and contracts. - Support the Senior Commercial Manager in analyzing EPC/Supplier tender submittals. - Manage interfaces between project owner, contractor and lender/lender's advisors in submittal of financial close documents and deliverables. Essential duties: - Acting as Owner's Representative, operate as the project's single point of contact for all technical and commercial communications. - Track project key performance indicators (schedule, cost, quality, scope) and provide inputs/corrective action to ensure progress is according to plan. - Evaluate monthly contractor progress reports with an eye toward managing project risks and exploiting project opportunities. - Prepare monthly reports for the project Owner and lenders based on contractor reports and first hand observation of the project progress. - Present project progress, key findings and recommendations to the project Owner and/or lenders as required. - Negotiate variation orders as required, managing scope, technical issues and commercial commitments. - Offer technical and commercial solutions to local contractors performing project construction works based on past experience and industry best practices. Qualifications: - Master's degree (or equivalent) in engineering, construction management, business or related field required. - Valid PMP (Project Management Professional) certification issued by the Project Management Institute (PMI). - Minimum of 5 years experience managing development and/or construction of large scale PV solar projects(from 30 MW up to). - Experience evaluating and analyzing earned value calculations. - Written and spoken fluency in English & Spanish; very strong writing skills required. - Prior experience working in multi-national and multi-lingual project teams. - Demonstrated excellence in effective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills and the necessary skills to interface with local representatives, clients, vendors, contractors and subcontractors and other project stakeholders. - Experience of having worked with clients from concept/design stage through to commercial operations. - Demonstrated project financial understanding (such as the development of construction budgets, interpreting and understanding financial reports, financial evaluations, etc.). - Proven track record of managing strict schedule deadlines. - Demonstrated ability to successfully lead and manage project teams.'