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EMEC seeks marine energy development manager

Wave and tidal energy test facility European Marine Energy Centre (EMEC) is looking for a marine energy development manager.

The position should identify, develop and secure opportunities for EMEC to grow its wave, tidal and floating wind projects portfolio.

This is a full-time, permanent post, which will involve routine visits to Orkney if the candidate is not based there.

The role will also involve UK and overseas travel for business activities.

Educated to degree level in a science, business or technical subject, the development manager will focus on bid development, engagement with developers of offshore renewable energy technologies, supporting clients to deploy at EMEC sites, building and maintaining a strong network across the sector.

Past experience in commercial environment is also essential and experience in the offshore renewable energy sector would be an advantage.