Luminous Energy is seeking an assistant or intern to support its business development activities. The intern will use Google Earth to scout and analyze land for potential solar projects given a specified set of criteria. The intern will also gather landowner contact information, acquaint themselves with the development process, and communicate with identified landowners. In addition to day-to-day work, the intern will participate in various activities that will provide insight into other aspects of the energy industry. The intern successfully completing an internship after graduation may be considered for a full-time position.
Duties and Responsibilities
Originate new project opportunities;
Create site plans using Google Earth;
Follow up contact with identified opportunities by phone;
Assess the feasibility of projects and recommend how they are progressed;
Periodically report on project pipeline, competition, and market developments.
Self-motivated, persistent, hardworking, and personable.
Organized and able to multi-task.
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral.
High proficiency using Microsoft Office and Google Earth.
Strong initiative and problem-solving skills.
Commercial awareness and acumen.
Experience in preparing market research reports.
Understanding of solar PV and competing technologies.
Comfortable working in an amorphous environment.
Strong interest in the renewable and clean energy sector.
Must have an existing right to live/work in the UK and own car.
Applications to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org