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Managing Director

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Our client is a leading independent clean energy company in Southeast Asia. They provide a range of clean energy solutions from renewable sources to their customers, offering a fully integrated renewable energy infrastructure: solar, wind, energy management & energy storage. This role involves overseeing the end-to-end delivery of solar and other renewables projects, ensuring seamless integration of engineering design, procurement activities, and construction execution.

What you'll do:
As the Managing Director for our client's EPC business unit, you will play a pivotal role in shaping the future of renewable energy in Southeast Asia. You will be responsible for managing all aspects of the group’s EPC business unit. This includes strategic planning and execution; engineering management; procurement and supply chain management; construction and project management; quality assurance and regulatory compliance; stakeholder management. Your leadership will drive the success of large-scale solar projects from conception through to completion.

* Develop and implement strategic plans and objectives for the EPC division in alignment with company goals and objectives.
* Lead the development of project execution strategies, schedules, and budgets to meet project requirements and deadlines.
* Drive continuous improvement initiatives to optimize project delivery processes, enhance efficiency, and maximize profitability.
* Oversee the engineering design process for distributed generation and utility-scale solar projects, ensuring compliance with industry standards, regulatory requirements, and customer specifications.
* Develop and implement procurement strategies to source materials, equipment, and services required for solar projects, ensuring timely delivery and cost-effectiveness.
* Provide leadership and oversight to the construction team to ensure safe, timely, and cost-effective project execution.
* Implement quality control processes and procedures to ensure that projects meet or exceed industry standards, customer requirements, and regulatory compliance.
* Serve as the primary point of contact for clients, regulatory agencies, utility companies, and other stakeholders throughout the project lifecycle.

What you bring:
The ideal Managing Director will bring a wealth of experience in project management within engineering, procurement, and construction settings. You will have a proven track record of leading EPC teams and delivering large-scale solar projects on time and within budget. Your strong technical expertise in solar energy systems, electrical design civil/electrical engineering, and construction practices will be crucial to your success in this role. Furthermore, your excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills will enable you to motivate and inspire your team to achieve project goals.

* Bachelor's degree in engineering, construction management or related field; advanced degree preferred.
* Minimum of 10 years of experience as a Project Manager within engineering, procurement, and construction management settings.
* Proven track record of successfully leading EPC teams and delivering large-scale solar projects on time and within budget.
* Strong technical expertise in solar energy systems, electrical design civil/electrical engineering, and construction practices.
* Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills with the ability to motivate and inspire teams to achieve project goals.
* Thorough understanding of project management principles, contract administration, and risk management.
* Proficiency in project management software and tools such as Microsoft Project, Primavera P6, Procore, and AutoCAD.

What sets this company apart:
Our client is at the forefront of the renewable energy sector in Southeast Asia. They are committed to providing clean energy solutions from renewable sources to their customers. Their fully integrated renewable energy infrastructure includes solar, wind, energy management and energy storage. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company that is making a real difference in the world by promoting sustainable energy solutions.

What's next:
Ready to make a significant impact in the renewable energy sector? Apply now!
Apply today by clicking on the link!

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.

Agensi Pekerjaan Robert Walters Sdn Bhd
Business Registration Number : 729828-T
Licence Number : JTKSM 423C

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Engineering & Manufacturing

Focus: General Management & Consulting

Industry: Renewable Energy

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Director

Location: Kuala Lumpur

Job Reference: PPHL13-FBF7EA02

Date posted: 05 June 2024

Consultant: Novinash Susiman

Phone number: +60 3 2303 7048


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