Director of Business Development for a promising start-up company in the field of renewable energy
For a promising start-up company in the field of renewable energy we are looking for Director of Business Development
The role presents a growth opportunity to work closely with the senior management and report directly to the CEO.
Identify and develop detailed understanding of the company relevant markets and refine the company’s market thesis, positioning and go-to-market strategy.
Prioritize and validate market opportunities, based on relevance, market size, customer interest and deployment timeline.
Identify, pursue, negotiate, close, and maintain contractual relationships with customers for developing and deploying hydrogen generation products in the field.
Build partnerships and sales channels
Stay informed about market dynamics and represent the company in external meetings with senior stakeholders
Establish and optimize the company’s process for developing grant proposals and response to RFPs
As a small organization, the BD director initial responsibilities will also cover other aspects such as marketing and government/NGO relations.
7+ years experience selling and/or developing projects in the Energy industry or similar industries.
Successful sales/BD track record - experience in large scale international sales or commercial transactions and Intensive work interface with corporates.
Science/Engineering degree - an advantage
Deep commitment to solving climate change
Ability to work independently
Creative thinking for out-of-the-box solutions in an innovative environment.
Or convince us that you can succeed in a startup culture
Industrial experience (Energy, Utilities or other industrial segments)
Hydrogen industry experience - an advantage
Excellent spoken and written English
Be comfortable and adept at conveying scientific information