Head of Development Wind Projects South-Korea

  • Seoul
  • Work experience
  • Project Management, Product Management
  • Published: 18.01.2022
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Are you a leader in renewable energy developments? We are.

We are recruiting a Head of Onshore Wind Development for our office in Seoul.

About Us: BayWa r.e. – a forward-looking international company!

BayWa r.e. is a growth-driven multinational headquartered in Germany. We are in 30 countries with 3000 employees. We are leaders in the renewable energy sector, active in offshore and onshore wind, solar, storage, hydrogen, and bioenergy.
In the APAC region, we are already around 200 employees located in our 9 country offices throughout the APAC region (Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Vietnam, South Korea, Japan, Malaysia, Philippines, and Australia). We have an established team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals growing our business activities by developing, constructing, and operating our renewable generation portfolio throughout the region.

The position will be based in South Korea to oversee the development of BayWa r.e.’s onshore wind energy portfolio.

Responsibilities we will trust you with:

  • Overseeing and taking responsibility for the development of BayWa r.e. wind projects
  • Defining and implementing the optimal strategy/approach for the success of BayWa’s wind projects
  • Ultimate responsibility for securing all required permits and licenses  
  • Delivering the projects ready to build on time and on budget, accountable for schedule and costs
  • Setting the strategy for South Korea and growing the long-term pipeline
  • Managing a professional team and staying aligned with BayWa’s other business objectives

Your areas of knowledge and expertise:

  • Demonstrable track record of successfully developing wind projects in South Korea
  • In-depth knowledge of legal and regulatory requirements for wind farms in South Korea
  • Clear understanding of the impact of development decisions on project economics
  • Insight into the market, the stakeholders, and the future of the sector in South Korea
Is this role the right fit for you?
  • Have you got 10+ years of technical/commercial experience, with a minimum of 5 years working experience as a wind energy project development professional in South Korea?
  • Are you fluent in English and Korean and able to clearly express complex issues in both?
  • Have you strong interpersonal, prioritizing and time management skills?
  • Are you a problem solver, able to demonstrate abilities to take on multiple simultaneous challenges?

What we are ready to offer you:

  • A flexible working environment so that you can maintain a positive work-life balance.
  • A diverse and inclusive team with a strong culture focusing on employee health and wellbeing.
  • The possibility to make a positive contribution to our planet and use your world class wind sector knowledge to set new standards in Renewable Energy
Are our values your values?
  • You are ambitious: To make a positive impact in business and beyond. We create meaningful solutions.
  • You are reliable: For our colleagues, partners, and customers, we create trust by being responsible.
  • You believe in succeeding as a team: We collaborate in an honest, friendly, and respectful way. We have fun and celebrate our successes.
  • You bring an open mind: With open minds, courage, and innovation. We challenge the status quo.
Join our team where you can make a difference and drive innovation for a sustainable future!

Diversity and Equal Opportunity
At BayWa r.e. we are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates.
All employment is decided based on qualifications, potential, merit, and business need.
We do not discriminate on the basis of origin, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, pregnancy, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law.

We look forward to your application! 

If you have any questions about the job offer, please get in contact with us.
  • Frau Sirinan Teppaitoon
  • HR Specialist
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