Power Southern Europe Principal Consultant

Posting Date:  24-Jan-2023
City:  Genova

Genova, IT, 16162 Lecce, IT, 73100 Roma, IT, 144 Rozzano, IT, 20089

Contract Type:  Permanent
Division:  Green Energy Solutions

RINA is currently recruiting for a Power Southern Europe Principal Consultant to join its office in Genoa, Lecce, Milan and Rome within the Green Energy Solutions Division.


We are looking for a Renewable Energy Principal Consultant with over than 10 years-experience in renewables, keen to develop a career in consultancy, providing Independent Engineering for renewable energy projects within the EMEA region. You will be expected to travel approximately 20% of your time.

Job Responsibilities

Key responsibilities include:

  • Lead Technical DD
  • Reviewing contractual documentation, PPA, business plan, financial models
  • Project management, proactively communicating with clients, the internal team and stakeholders to deliver client requirements
  • Preparing proposals and reports
  • Conducting market analysis and trends
  • Supporting the preparation and management of tendering, negotiation and selection of contractors and key component provider, BoP, O&M, or EPC contracts and planning condition discharging


Qualifications and Experience

A degree in engineering or economics is requested;

At least 10 years of experience in renewable energy sector is essential, as well as knowledge of incentive mechanism for renewable power;

Previous experience in power production assets transaction is mandatory;

Excellent level of written and spoken Italian and English is essential;

Soft Skills

  • Building and Developing Professional/Technical Knowledge: Specialist expert and building capability in own team (or has influence technical/professional over others)
  • Business Development: Implement BD Activity
  • Change, Innovation and Responsiveness: Implement changes
  • Customer/Client Service: Responsible for complex client requirements
  • Teamwork and Leadership: Leading a team/project
  • Planning, Organising and Pro activity: Implement medium term priorites and plan activities
  • Results Focus: Ensure you team achieve their goals
  • Communication and Influence: Communicate with impact and influence large groups of people


Master’s Degree in Economics or Engineering General

With over 4,000 employees and 200 offices in 70 countries worldwide, RINA is a multinational player which provides certification, marine classification, product testing, site supervision and vendor inspection, training and engineering consultancy services across a wide range of sectors. Our business model covers the full process of project development, from concept to completion. The aim is to guarantee a project’s technical, environmental and safety - and sometimes also economic and financial - sustainability.


At RINA, we endeavor to create a work environment where every single person is valued and encouraged to develop new ideas. We provide equal employment opportunities and are committed to creating a workplace where everyone feels respected and safe from discrimination or harassment of any kind.