Junior Project Developer, Renewable Energy Projects, Thailand

  • Bangkok
  • Work experience
  • Project Management, Product Management
  • Published: 22.06.2022
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About us: 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.

Purpose: The position will be based in our office in Bangkok to support our solar project development team

Responsibilities we will trust you with:

  • Focus on Thailand greenfield projects development and actively sourcing for sites. To assist with site acquisition relevant matters including liaising with land brokers and local authorities etc. Travelling is required within Thailand and occasionally internationally,
  • Conduct initial market analysis. Monitor and assess renewable energy policy in Thailand, gather market information and provide overview to the team,
  • Manage and keep track of project pipeline and developers’ database for Thailand,
  • Prepare and manage Request for Investment documentation and process,
  • Preparation and submission of tender documents,
  • Conduct due diligence for the acquisition of renewable energy projects (legal, commercial, tax & technical), travelling might be required in the region. Extended stay in the regional markets might be required during critical project phase, as and when necessary,
  • Develop projects from greenfield to ready to build, including obtaining all necessary permits for the construction of the projects,
  • Ensure plans and project documents are complete,
  • Produce and revise master schedules using MS Project,
  • Work closely with engineering and operation team to manage development process and transition from development through execution to the sales team,
  • Compile and maintain a checklist of permits and licenses required by solar projects in the Thailand in order to be eligible to receive a development permit.

Your areas of knowledge and expertise:

  • You are an experienced renewable energy professional with preferably 2 years track record of renewable energy development activities (or similar) in Thailand,
  • Relevant experience analyzing sites for Solar PV & Wind project development and managing these projects from development to execution,
  • Good understanding of the energy market and key players in Thailand, as well as the policy outlook,
  • BS degree in Engineering, Business or Economics or related discipline required,
  • You are able to communicate clearly in English (both verbal and written), other ASEAN languages a distinct advantage.

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.
 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 knowledge to set new standards in Renewable Energy

Is this role the right fit for you

  • Are you able to prioritize and manage multiple projects in a fast-paced work environment?
  • Are you able to travel frequently to facilitate business and project needs, including potentially remote project sites?
  • Do you have good negotiation & relationship building skills, able to build and maintain rapport internally and externally?
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.
  • Clara Eboli
  • Head of HR Asia
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