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    Offshore Consent & Environmental Manager NL

    RWE Offshore Wind Netherlands B.V., Zwolle

    To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent

    Functional area: Renewables

    RWE Renewables is looking to recruit an Offshore Consent & Environmental Manager into the Netherlands Offshore Wind Development Team. The post is full-time and permanent.

    The role is based in Zwolle/New centrally situated location, however, travel across Netherlands and within some of the Central Europe countries will be required as part of the role on a regular basis and working from outside the office is possible. You will be a core part of the Development team helping to support our projects through the development and construction stages

    You will also be expected to take a dynamic and proactive role in supporting the Development Team in strategic environmental matters and consenting consultations. The role will also work closely with the projects leads, projects development managers, bid managers, package managers and the others environmental & consents managers within the group of specific offshore wind projects. The scope of work also encompasses support to adjacent markets including Netherlands, Belgium, Germany.

    Principal Accountabilities

    • Full responsibility for offshore consent delivery in order to fulfil auctions criteria, acquire required consents thereafter, discharge offshore consent requirements and marine licence conditions.
    • Responsible for securing additional environmental consents and licences and processing consent or licence amendments as necessary for construction or survey work.
    • Lead on consent compliance for offshore, collate and maintain the relevant information and liaise with statutory authorities, package managers and contractors.
    • Engage in pro-active identification of innovative technology opportunities which could reduce the environmental lifecycle footprint of a windfarm and supporting its commercialization.
    • Provide expertise into Environmental Monitoring activities during construction and operations.
    • Responsible for the development, implementation and day-to-day management of the offshore environment & consents compliance plan and programme, including delivery of key consents milestones, environmental studies and definition of specific mitigations according to the project characteristics
    • Develop strong working relationships across the Project to ensure consent requirements are integrated into all relevant contracts and project design and there is continual consent compliance.
    • Responsible in the implementation of the best practices in respect of the maritime environment in order to advice the projects team on the environmental program that shall be implemented to comply with the specific environmental stakes of the projects
    • Responsible for offshore consents programme reporting, risk management and budget management.
    • Procurement and on-going management of offshore environmental consultants and technical specialists required to deliver consents compliance on time and budget.

    Knowledge and Skills:

    • University degree in environmental studies
    • Demonstrable competence in environment, consenting, licensing or related fields, with specific experience working on offshore wind
    • Excellent project management skills and experience of managing large projects to tight deadlines
    • Good communication skills (written and verbal) in Dutch and English and ability to communicate complex technical issues to stakeholders and package manager
    • Good people management skills

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    RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.

    RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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