PPS/Retail Business Head @ Global IPP & Energy Tech Innovator

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Published:   2021/02/14


Full time


Energy Generation


¥ 12,000,000 ~ ¥ 15,000,000




PPS/Retail Business Head @ Global IPP & Energy Tech Innovator

Our client is an investor, developer, manager and operator of renewable energy plants in solar, storage, biomass and wind - as well as IoT and digital technologies.  They develop their own projects, and are also active on M&A in the secondary market.  For 2021, their Japan business is evolving to move into the retail area, and are now seeking to hire a PPS manager to develop this new business area.

  • Well capitalised global player with diverse asset portfolio across utility-scale and C&I level assets
  • Expanding their business areas and diversifying - stable company with good growth potential
  • Mature, stable team with a blend of Japanese and non-Japanese leadership
  • Central Tokyo office in prime location
  • Initial role will be focused on creation of PPS business scheme and strategy; application for business licence, set up of contracts and delivery to end user, negotiations with utilities, METI, grid companies, and become JEPX member.
  • Following this, looking at developing PV+ESS, smart-grid solutions, smart-transformer options as well.
  • Looking at storage and smart-grid solutions as well. Testing smart-transformer in global markets now and looking at bringing this to Japan as well. 
  • Due to this, they are seeking someone who has experience with business development mind.  Candidate needs to be able to look at new tech/solutions - create value-added business schemes for market, and practical knowledge and ability to work through regulatory challenges.

I think this is a great opportunity for an experienced professional in retail energy business to start up new business with support of a strong, global player.