Business Developer Offshore Wind


Antonieta Pichinte

Recruitment Partner Consultant at Van Storm

Job summary:

Tasks: support business development in the Offshore Wind market

Projects: innovative floating wind solutions

Company: EPCI offshore contractor and offshore fleet owner & operator

Main requirements: +1 year of experience in offshore wind

Your opportunity

Do you want to lead a path to a sustainable future within the floating wind sector?

Are you passionate about renewable energy and looking for a dynamic role in business development?

Then this is a great opportunity for you!

In this role, you will support the Business Development manager to grow & develop the offshore wind market. You will promote and find new opportunities for a new product line within a renowned provider of floating energy solutions and complex mooring equipment. 

What you will do

  • Being a key member of our Business Development Department
  • Working closely with the Cost Estimating, Tender, and Technology Development teams to identify new business opportunities and promote cutting-edge solutions for the Offshore wind market
  • Supporting the Business Development Manager Floating Wind in all aspects of business development
  • Identifying and building relationships with key players, clients, partners, and organizations in the floating wind market
  • Monitoring, analyzing, and following up on market trends and commercial developments in this field
  • Preparing and submitting applications for national and international public funding programs
  • Finding and developing funding for product development such as investors, partners, funds, etc.
  • Working together with marketing and PR departments to create attractive tools to brand the new product line

Where you will work

With this trusted client, we have a long-lasting relationship. It is a privately owned company that delivers floating energy solutions and complex mooring equipment to the global energy and renewables industries. Besides having proven capabilities in engineering and developing installations for harsh offshore conditions, they own and operate their own fleet of FPSOs. A welcoming organization in which people with the right proactive attitude will get opportunities to prove themselves and grow.


  • Challenging engineering environment, particularly in developing equipment for extreme offshore conditions
  • Organization with cooperative mind-set and open communication style, which allows for professional progress
  • Drive for new technologies in floating sustainable energy solutions
  • For the size of the projects, a relatively small multi-disciplinary engineering team, with a focus on conceptual and basic design
  • Combining in one close-knit company: EPCI contractor and offshore fleet-owner-operator

What you already have

  • +1 year of experience in the offshore wind market
  • A Msc. degree in Naval Architecture, Offshore, Mechanical Engineering or similar
  • An enthusiastic and solution-finding approach, since you will be brainstorming new ways to promote a new product line
  • A convincing and communicative attitude, as you can only be successful in this role if you get all parties involved aligned with your solutions
  • Excellent communication skills and fluent English, so you can communicate efficiently with a multicultural team, authorities and clients worldwide
  • Available for full-time work in the Hoofddorp, and willing to travel occasionally to visit clients
  • A great passion for driving renewable technological solutions is key

Your benefits

  • 30 paid holidays per year for a nice work-life balance
  • Salary based on expertise starting from € 45K gross per year
  • Covered commuting and interviewing costs
  • Business Travel Insurance
  • Basic Dutch course, so you will understand the Dutch jokes during the coffee break
  • Access to social gatherings, lectures, and events, so you will meet like-minded friends within the Dutch Maritime Industry. We also offer you a 1-year membership of KNVTS, Royal Dutch Association of Marine Engineers.
  • Housing search support and registration provided by Van Storm 

Sounds interesting?

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