Project Development Associate

US-SD-Sioux Falls
1 month ago


ConEdison Development (CED) develops, owns and operates renewable and energy infrastructure projects.  The company is one of the largest owners and operators of solar projects in North America.

 CED is focusing on energy infrastructure assets as part of a growth strategy and an overall corporate goal of responsible environmental stewardship.  Through its deep resources and trusted relationships with a range of energy-related companies, CED currently owns and operates facilities generating more than 1350 MW DC / 1100 MW AC of renewable power across Arizona, California, Iowa, Massachusetts, Minnesota, Nevada, Nebraska, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Dakota and Texas.


ConEdison Development is one of the clean energy businesses of Consolidated Edison, Inc. [NYSE: ED], the nation's oldest and one of the largest investor-owned energy companies, with approximately $13 billion in annual revenues and $47 billion in assets. 


The Project Development Associate will be responsible for supporting the Project Development team in identifying and securing potential renewable energy development sites, organizing and coordinating various  land agreements, assisting in compiling information related to interconnection requests, wind resource data collection, geographic information system (GIS) mapping, supporting all permitting activities, and other general development tasks. The Development Associate will support multiple projects, progressing them through the development process. The Development Associate will help the development team deal with local community dynamics as well as the landowners, permitting authorities and other stakeholders. The candidate will manage the initial due diligence and valuation efforts for potential acquisitions; and provide various support and management for asset-related projects through economic evaluations, regulatory issues, problem resolution and support. 



  • Project Development -  identify potential project sites; securing land contracts with landowners; develop term sheets for dealing with potential partners; geographic information system (GIS) mapping; managing multiple wind resource campaigns; identify potential permitting issues; submitting interconnection requests;
  •  Project Acquisition –Coordinate due diligence efforts and interface with subsidiary companies. 
  • Asset Support / Regulatory Support - Provide support on an “as-needed” basis for various asset and business-related issues, economic evaluations, regulatory issues; support for other issues such as compilation of “back-up book” documentation to support  project disputes, tax initiatives that could impact assets, equipment and/or project sales efforts
  • General - Participate in the development of scope for development projects and the development of presentations for customers and partners.



  • Two year degree


  • Ability to coordinate mulitiple legal contracts for distribution, execution, and recordation
  • Abilitiy to work under tight deadlines on concurrent deliverables
  • Work closely with the business development team on development initiatives
  • Strong ability to multitask and work on multiple tasks concurrently.
  • Ability to provide project analysis, project development contracts, contract review, and contract negotiations
  • Ability to define tasks, set targets and meet deadlines
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong organizational aptitude, analytical and decision making capabilities



  • 3 plus years of relevant industry experience related to generation assets and development
  • Experience with contract provisions and terms, market knowledge, regulatory/trading issues, financial analysis and transaction experience
  • Project management experience in managing energy projects

Equal Opportunity Employer: Consolidated Edison is an equal opportunity employer and, as such, affirms in policy and practice its commitment to recruit, hire, train, and promote, in all job classifications, without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, gender, age, national origin, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, citizenship, eligible veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by law. 

Con Edison is a federal contractor subject to VEVRAA and desires to receive priority referrals of protected veterans. 


You must be eligible to work in the US independent of company sponsorship.



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