Site Acquisition Manager – Utility Scale Solar

  • Competitive
  • New York City
  • Full Time
  • Renewables, Solar
  • Mid-senior



Mackinnon Bruce International is partnered with a market-leading developer of utility-scale solar PV projects. We are looking for someone to join their team in New York as a Site Acquisition Manager for Utility-Scale Solar projects.


Who we are

We are a dynamic recruitment agency that has evolved since our first establishment in 2012. We work with several high-profile clients globally to help them source and retain top-tier talent. 


Location: NYC



  • Bachelor's degree in a relevant field.
  • Proven experience in site acquisition for utility-scale solar projects.
  • Strong understanding of local regulatory processes and permitting requirements.
  • Excellent negotiation and communication skills with the ability to build and maintain positive relationships.




Role & Responsibilities

The Role

Our client is searching for a Site Acquisition Manager to be responsible for the origination, negotiation, and closing of land/ site acquisition for utility-scale and C&I projects across the United States.


  • Lead site acquisition processes for utility-scale solar projects, from initial site identification to securing necessary permits.
  • Establish and maintain strong relationships with landowners, local authorities, and other stakeholders to facilitate smooth project development.
  • Conduct thorough site assessments, considering technical, environmental, and regulatory factors to ensure project feasibility.

Isobel Higgins
Lead Researcher

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