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Associate Project Manager, Development
Asheville, North Carolina, United States

Pine Gate Renewables is a leading renewable energy company focused on project development and strategic financings throughout the United States. It currently manages 750MW of operational assets, with more than 10GW in active development and has raised over $2 billion in project capital to date. The company’s Pine Gate Impact initiative contributes to multiple non-profit organizations aimed at improving the environment and local communities. Headquartered in Asheville, NC, Pine Gate Renewables was named to Fast Company’s Most Innovative Companies list in 2021, awarded the gold medal in the energy category for Inc.’s Best in Business 2020 list and ranked #6 on Inc. 500’s list of “Fastest Growing Energy Companies” in 2018. Pine Gate Renewables works every day to achieve its mission to “Get Solar Done.” For more information, visit

Pine Gate Renewables, LLC has an exciting opportunity for a collaborative, highly-energetic and results-driven professional to join our team! As a contributor within a fast-paced environment, this hands-on position requires attention to detail, superior communication skills, and the ability to work within a cross-functional team of professionals. The ideal candidate will demonstrate an entrepreneurial passion for renewable energy development and a desire to work with clients to get solar done.
The Associate Project Manager will assist with the day-to-day activities of the Development Project Management Team and will serve in a supporting role to the Project Managers as they move solar projects through the development life cycle.
The Associate Project Manager must be flexible, adaptable, and able to problem-solve. The position is responsible for many projects in varying markets so an ability to learn quickly and independently is paramount.

What You’ll Do

  • Support the Development Project Management team through all aspects of utility-scale solar development
  • File regulatory and utility-related documents and applications such as FERC 556 forms, utility interconnection status reports, Interconnection Requests, FAA Hazard Determinations, et al.
  • Prepare presentation materials and reports for use by Project Managers
  • Regularly update project information using CRM software (Salesforce)
  • Research new markets for requirements related to interconnection request process, PUC filings/registrations, and utility reporting
  • Submit and track invoices and payment obligations to Accounts Payable and internal tracking databases
  • Update project budgets based on internal reports, cash flow tracker, and prepare budget-to-actual figures
  • Review contracts including leases, interconnection agreements, power purchase agreements, etc. and track deadlines for deliverables, reporting, payments, etc.
  • Vendor management
  • Setting up internal and external data rooms Obtaining all required signatures needed for project documents and the proper storage of executed documents
  • All processes related to change of control of acquired or sold projects
  • Documentation of internal processes


  • Making good and timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.
  • Ability to building partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives.
  • Taking on new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
  • Adaptable approach and demeanor in real-time to match the shifting demands of different situations.
  • Developing and delivering multi-mode communications that convey clear understanding of the unique needs of different audiences.
  • Complete assigned tasks, activities, projects in the time allotted. Promptly notify direct report of any delays.
  • Ability to build strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
  • Good listening skills.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Ability to see the big picture and not get lost in the details.

Working Environment and Physical Demand

  • Some travel may be required

Application Form

Format (555)555-5555