Business Development Manager - Solar Energy

BBBH40940
Negotiable
Dubai

Petroplan have partnered with a well-established, well-backed global business looking to enter the Solar Energy Market to identify a Business Development Manager based out of Dubai.

The role will require regular travel around the EMEA region.

Contract: Permanent
Location: Dubai
Salary: Competitive

About the Organisation:

Our Client are already well-known for finance and investment across the energy and construction industries and are looking to establish a presence within Solar Energy in the EMEA region.

You will play a key role in establishing and leading a small team to be based in Dubai overseeing projects for the EMEA region.

Key Responsibilities:
- Scout new markets, identify and develop new business opportunities, propose and execute market entry modes
- Develop relationships with key stakeholders and engage with market participants
- Negotiate and close business deals
- Maintains extensive and up to date knowledge of market conditions
- Build key customer relationships
- Attend relevant industry events
- Report to Group's Senior Management

Qualifications:
- Minimum Bachelor's degree in a technical degree

Requirements:
- Technical knowledge of solar and the energy markets
- Up to date knowledge of latest technologies and industry standards
- Experience in solar EPC sector
- Ability to manage the entire project development process
- Strong understanding of commercial activities
- First-hand experience of business development and growing a team
- Excellent communication, presentation & networking skills
- Self-starter and Results-oriented

About Petroplan

Petroplan is the trusted, specialist global Talent Solutions partner of choice for employers and professionals in the Energy sector. Since 1976, Petroplan has been here to help people like you make the most of the opportunities available and find the best fit for you as an individual.

Over 10,000 placements in more than 55 countries for over 550 clients across 65 disciplines.

In an industry where skilled and experienced professionals are increasingly sought after resource, we appreciate the true value of what you have to offer. What's more, we understand that different things are important to different people in today's world of work - it's about making exactly the right connections for you as an individual.

Our reputation for contractor and candidate care, understanding what makes you tick, and finding you the best match is second-to-none. We understand the industry inside-out and seek to understand YOU and your motivations in the same way. We take the time to evaluate your individual strengths, understand the most important things to you, and establish exactly what you're looking for from your next role.