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Development Assistant : 17278
St. Helens, Merseyside
Salary: £17500.00 - £19500.00 per annum
Job Type: Permanent
Start Date:
Job Reference: BBBH17278
Added: 23 Sep 2019
Job Description
Development Assistant
£17,500 - £19,500 per annum
Reports to, Development Director / Project Manager

Main Duties & Objective

To provide support to the development team at the front-end of energy generation projects. The Development Assistant will be working with the development team to:

* Identify viable project sites with external parties
* Vet & assess potential sites
* Organise and co-ordinate with various external bodies
* Deliver shortlisted potential sites for progression to planning and construction
* Liaise with internal team relating to contracts / costings

The role requires strong interpersonal and communication skills as well as the ability to build strong relationships with external parties. The ability to understand and follow a process from initial instruction through to delivery is essential. The role requires a good level of IT knowledge and analytical skill as well as the ability to think pro-actively. Balance Power are a growing company with an already robust project portfolio and pipeline in place for further generation projects - the successful applicant will mirror the characteristics of the company and strive for success in everything they undertake.

Skills / Qualifications

* Degree qualified or equivalent vocational experience
* Strong analytical skills
* Research skills
* Excellent time management
* Organisational ability
* Process driven

Required Knowledge

Knowledge of construction, land, energy, renewables, surveying, power or project management would be beneficial, but not essential. An interest in these areas would also be beneficial.

Salary & Benefits

* £17,500 - £19,500 per annum
* 20 days per annum + all bank holidays
* On-site Parking

Acorn Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment.
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