Senior Project Developer

About Eneco

Eneco is a medium size utility company active in the production and the delivery of energy from renewable production sources such as solar4, wind and biomass. Eneco is active in Belgium since 2003. The group has three businesses in Belgium: the supply organisation supplying more than 35.000 companies and 1.000.000 private customers with green electricity and gas, the solar division, the leading solar power operator in the Belgian market and Eneco Wind Belgium a major player in the wind sector in Belgium, with offices in Wavre and Mechelen. Eneco Wind Belgium has around 100 wind turbines onshore in service and is involved in one of the largest offshore wind power plants in the Belgian territorial waters.

As part of the Dutch group Eneco, Eneco Wind Belgium SA develops, builds and operates wind farms in Belgium, in Flanders and in Wallonia. To date, Eneco Wind Belgium operates 100 wind turbines.

In order to sustain our rapid expansion, we are recruiting a Senior Project Developer.

Interested in this position?

Please send your resume and motivation letter to

Job description

Within the Development department and in close collaboration with the Manager Wallonia to whom you report, you are in charge of the development of new wind projects.
From the identifying of potential project sites to the finalization of agreements, you will be responsible for:

  • Identifying potential project sites
  • Identifying innovative energy solutions for clients. (WIND-SOLAR-HEATING-COOLING)
  • Contacts & negotiations of land lease contracts with industrials - Landowners
  • Contacts with local administrations/authorities & with the distribution system operator
  • Organizing of follow-up committees
  • Writing up of the permit file
  • Organizing and follow-up of the permitting process
  • Contacts with internal & external colleagues
  • Preparation & follow-up of the budgets
  • Assistance to the purchase negotiation with the wind turbines suppliers
  • Negotiation with the distribution system operator regarding all technical aspects of the grid connection
  • Collaboration with engineering consultants
  • Negotiation of partnership agreements or shareholders agreements
  • Implementation of those agreements
  • Maintaining of good relations with the partners

Your profile

  • You have affinities with jobs impacting the environment
  • You are interested in durability
  • You are accurate and well organized
  • You have good negotiation skills
  • You are a good team player and you are respectful
  • You are creative and solution mindedYou are open to work in a small structure with human size but are ready to adopt strong corporate values


  • Graduate degree/university grade (Industrial/Civil)
  • 5-8 years of professional experience in the energy sector/development/real estate
  • Native French speaker, good knowledge of English and Flemish
  • Driver’s license B

Work environment

  • Sector in strong development (challenging environment)
  • Professional, motivating & flexible working environment
  • Informal atmosphere in a small team of approx. 30 people allowing balance between professional & private life

Naam contactpersoon : VĂ©ronique Ducaert



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