Senior Business Developer Offshore Wind

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  • Make the difference in competitive offshore wind tenders
  • Participate in realizing Eneco growth ambitions in offshore wind
  • Work in an experienced and successful offshore wind team

Why choose for Eneco?

Our mission 'Everyone's sustainable energy' has been firmly anchored in our strategy since 2007. At the time, Eneco was one of the first large energy companies that wholeheartedly embarked on a sustainable course. In an energy market that is changing rapidly, our mission remains rock-solid. It is our compass and the basis for all our activities. We want everyone to be able to live, work and play more sustainably. Something we can only achieve together: with our partners, customers and suppliers. The energy transition belongs to all of us. In the offshore wind tenders in the Netherlands Eneco has an unparalleled track record in winning together with our partners. Currently we are an active participant in 7 offshore wind farms in the Netherlands and Belgium.

What you’ll do

You will play a leading role in a work stream in a tender team preparing for a strong bid. Eneco is ambitious in growing its presence in offshore wind projects in North-West Europe. The competitive landscape, including subsidy free tenders, requires to prepare detailed bids which include the commercial aspects of the project, e.g. financing and Power Offtake arrangements as well as the technical and contracting aspects of the projects. The Senior Business Developer has a responsibility to contribute to the development of the offshore wind projects in the Eneco pipeline, working to meet the project return requirements set by the Eneco Board of Directors.

Is this about you?

  • Relevant (preferably Financial or Technical) degree or diploma with minimum
  • 8+ years experience in a sector relevant to this job profile;
  • Experience of the energy/utilities/PPP sector and an understanding of the mechanisms in the commodity market. Preferably direct offshore wind experience;
  • You have a demonstrable track record of commercial tender participation or contract negotiation;
  • You have strong project management skills with good organizational skills and are able to work in/lead multi-discipline teams;
  • Also you have good communication skills and the ability to operate in complex multi-party stakeholder environments;
  • Professional English language skills;

You’ll be responsible for

  • Leading a work stream (or similar role), likely in combination with joint venture partners, in the tender team;
  • Actively pursuing a competitive edge to realize a winning bid. As an example in the most recent tenders in the Netherlands the differentiators were System Integration and Ecology;
  • You will develop partnerships and relations with relevant innovative companies and organization active in the Offshore wind domain;
  • You will be responsible for the representation of the company standards and working with stakeholders and contractors to ensure the end result is delivered to the highest quality and safety;
  • Chair meetings and prepare reports. Submit regular and timely reporting and management information.

This is where you’ll work

You will report to the Head of Development Offshore Wind and be part of the business

development team based in Rotterdam. We frequently work in consortia with

other developers and/or leading international companies active in the field of

Renewable Energy and Offshore Wind specifically.  



The Offshore Wind Development team is a small team which plays a central role in Eneco's offshore wind development. The team is a combination of young and experienced people with a commercial or technical background. We collaborate intensively with the Offshore Wind Engineering team. In day-to-day practice the Senior Business Developer will also be part of one (or more) project teams.

What we have to offer

Gross year salary of
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Including 8% holiday allowance, a good pension and parental leave.

FlexBudget on top of
your gross salary

Have it paid out, use it to buy extra holiday days or save it up for something nice - it's up to you.

Personal and professional growth

Eneco is fully committed to help you in your personal and professional development.

Hybrid working, at home or in the office

You work 40% at the office and 40% at home. The other day you decide what works best for you.

Working at Eneco is for everyone

Our customers are diverse, and so are we. More than 3,000 Eneco-talents ensure an open, pleasant culture in which everyone can grow and thrive. In this way we create the ideal situation for creative insights and innovative solutions. And we can use that to achieve our ambitious mission: to be climate neutral by 2035. You know what the fun is? We can never have enough talent at Eneco. So get in touch and apply. 

Werken bij Eneco is voor iedereen
Samen naar klimaatneutraal

Together towards climate neutrality

Ask a colleague about our joint mission and you will hear it again and again: Eneco wants to be climate neutral by 2035. Everyone works together to realize this ambition. We help customers switch to sustainable energy with good advice and smart, affordable products. We develop wind farms, install large solar roofs and invest in heat networks. We see opportunities everywhere. Are you in?

This is how the application procedure goes

Want to know more about this job function?

Would you like to know more about this vacancy at Eneco? Robert Eikelenboom is

happy to answer your questions via [email protected] For more

information about the application process, please call our Corporate Recruiter Patricia van Duijvenvoorde via +31631643611.

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