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Project Development and Management Expert – Renewable Energy / Hydro Technology

About This Position…

Our Client, a newly launched subsidiary, introducing Hydro Technology to the world, is a leading international trading company of Japan. Upon opening their HQ in Melbourne, they are seeking for a proactive and well experienced Project and Business Development Specialist to join their newly launched team.

Our Client, a newly launched subsidiary, introducing Hydro Technology to the world, is a leading international trading/investment company of Japan. Upon opening their HQ in Melbourne, they are seeking for a Project Development & Management Expert to comfortably take lead and facilitate delivery procedures of long-term projects. They seek for a player who confidently works well with a team and other relevant parties towards achieving their goal for developing and delivering hydrogen production/supply projects.

The role is a full-time position in the heart of CBD Melbourne with a negotiable remuneration package.   

To be successful in this role, you must be highly knowledgeable in the renewable energy sector and closely exercised managing local project development/managements – Must be at an Expert Level with 10 years or more experience or equivalent as training will be minimal.

As a Project Development/Management Expert, you will be responsible for overseeing the entire project development lifecycle, from conceptualisation to implementation. You must be a confident player to ensure the successful delivery of projects within budget and timeline. Successful Candidate will be able to identify and grow new business opportunities, build strategic partnerships and drive revenue growth for our Client.

Open to discuss Career path in considerate with your expertise and experience.


  • Strategic Role: Take the lead as a Project Development & Management Expert in a full-time position situated in Melbourne’s CBD. Enjoy a negotiable remuneration package.
  • Expertise Required: Leverage your extensive knowledge of the renewable energy sector and your proven experience in local project development and management. A minimum of 10 years in the field or equivalent expertise is expected.
  • End-to-End Responsibility: Oversee the entire project development lifecycle, from concept to execution, ensuring projects are completed successfully within budget and timeline.
  • Business Growth: Identify new business opportunities, foster strategic alliances, and contribute to revenue growth for our Client.
  • Career Advancement: Explore career growth opportunities tailored to your skills and experience.

What does your next role look like?

Reporting to the senior managements and based in Melbourne, to support the development of hydrogen projects in Australia, relating to HQ’s Energy Transformation(EX) strategy including renewable energy, hydrogen production and end-use cases. The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying and pursuing new business opportunities, building strategic partnerships, and driving revenue growth for the Company.  


Key responsibilities include:
  • Develop and implement strategies to expand the Company’s hydrogen project portfolio in Australia
  • Identify and evaluate new business opportunities, including project development, joint ventures, and strategic partnerships
  • Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders, including government agencies, utility companies and potential customers
  • Collaborate with internal teams, including the Company’s engineering, finance, finance control and legal to ensure successful project execution
  • Prepare and deliver presentations and proposals to potential partners and customers
  • Monitor industry trends and competitor activities to identify potential threats and opportunities
  • Achieve revenue targets and contribute to the overall financial success of the Company

A little about you…

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in project development, with a focus on hydrogen energy, renewable energy, power & utility or infrastructure projects
  • Knowledge and experience of the hydrogen industry and market trends in Australia will be an advantage
  • Project Development/Management enthusiast with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills, with the ability to build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders
  • Project management skills and the ability to co-work with cross-functional teams
  • Proven track record of successfully developing and closing complex deals
  • Willingness to travel (both domestic and overseas) as required
  • Great team player and problem solver, responsible, and can work independently with detail-oriented mindset
  • Good command of spoken and written English
  • Bachelor or Master degree in a relevant field, such as business, engineering, or energy is preferred
  • Immediate available is preferable


Candidates must have the right to work in Australia


Melbourne CBD 

Working Hour…

9:00am-5:00pm – Monday to Friday

Salary range…

$180K to $200K base + Super + Bonus

Working flexibility…

Full Onsite at the initial stage (requirement). Followingly, Optional remote/flexible work is negotiable.

Start From…

Immediate available is preferable

Application due date…

Sunday, 17 December 2023

Please be advised that application may be closed before the due date depending on the recruitment situation.

What this opportunity offers…

  • Your rare chance to work as a startup member for a high-class Japanese start-up/subsidiary to develop the trending hydrogen production/supply projects.
  • Our Client sets high ambition to expand, and is ready to welcome and support those who are willing to grow with them. Generous negotiation is open to align with your career path.
  • Office is located in the heart of Melbourne CBD – well facilitated with high conveniences, including accessible restaurants/shops and transport.
  • Rest assured as our Client provides benefits that are designed to protect you and your family’s health – physical, emotional, and financial. Their goal is for you to enjoy the greatest benefit of all.

If the above role is of your interest, please register and apply today. If you have any uncertainties, please contact us at any point as we are open to answer any of your concerns.


We thank you for your interest and look forward for your application.


Before applying for this role, please make sure your resume is suitable for this role.

Posted on 28 Aug 2023

Melbourne CBD & Inner Suburbs Melbourne VIC

Full time

180K-200K Base + Super + Bonus

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