Solar PV Area Sales Manager - Europe based

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A Snapshot of Your Day

As Solar PV Area Sales Manager (f/m/d) You are driving in an international capture team approach utility-scale Solar PV projects. This covers early-stage engagement up to final contract signature and handover to execution phase. Building and maintaining a healthy pipeline for EPC and O&M projects as well as being the trusted Solar PV interface towards customers. (candidates can be based in Romania, Spain or Italy)

How You’ll Make an Impact

  • Develop & manage project funnel for Solar PV projects w/ focus on Europe
  • Screen market for PV opportunities (Pure PV, PV & Storage, PV as part of more complex energy system)
  • Understand renewable/Solar PV regulation framework and public funding schemes and support resolute application of the marketing sales toolkit to help reduce proposal and implementation costs and minimize risks.
  • Track key opportunities in CRM-tool incl. regular updates for KPIs and project progress
  • Represent Solar PV as primary contact to customers and decision-makers incl. Utilities, IPPs, C&I and investors
  • Build-up deep customer relationship to manage short-term business opportunities and anticipate mid-term trends. 
  • Develop project-specific winning strategies implementing our value proposition for Solar PV projects and identifying the best techno-economical solution in-line with project requirement,.
  • Lead capture team during project acquisition phase including approval gates as required by internal guidelines.
  • Conduct contract negotiations, systematic documentation, and communication of the negotiation results, to ensure achievement of the planned volume of new orders in line with the stipulated positive margin.
  • Handover successful project acquisitions to Project Management teams and support as required
  • Implement Siemens Energy project management guidelines to ensure high-quality bids incl. risk mitigation
  • Minimum 30% business travel (international & domestic)

What You Bring 

  • Bachelor’s degree and above. Master or PhD is a plus, major in Engineering and/or Renewable Energy.
  • 10+ years of experience in the renewable energy industry and EPC environment.
  • 7+ years of experience related to Sales, Cost/Bidding, Engineering or Project Management for large PV tenders.
  • 5+ years of experience in Solar PV industry including well-connected network in Solar PV business.
  • Outstanding track-record in Utility-scale Solar PV business with focus on Sales/bidding for EPC and O&M.
  • Demonstrated deep technical knowledge on utility-scale Solar PV applications and required products & technologies.
  • Value selling & customer co-creation skills.
  • Contract law (local & international), compliance rules & regulations and claim management.
  • Risk & Quality Management, PM @ Siemens Energy, LOA guidelines & process.
  • Customer Relationship Management incl. relevant IT-tools.
  •  Multiple stakeholder management (internal and external),
  •  Strong intercultural skills and working experience in muti-national companies and virtual teams.
  •  Conflict & People Management, EHS and quality mindset.
  • Strong in both written and oral English. German or another language relevant for regional responsibility is a plus.
  • Strong knowledge of MS Office applications skills, particularly Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Access, Project

About the Team

Through our Generation division, we enhance and innovate conventional and renewable power supply. Currently, we're reducing carbon emissions of existing assets and developing technologies that transform power generation applications.

Our Solar team is the core for Solar PV in Siemens Energy covering end-to-end from opportunity development, execution, and lifecycle management for utility-scale PV applications.

What’s it like to work at Siemens Energy? Take a look:

Who is Siemens Energy?

At Siemens Energy, we are more than just an energy technology company. We meet the growing energy demand across 90+ countries while ensuring our climate is protected. With more than 92,000 dedicated employees, we not only generate electricity for over 16% of the global community, but we’re also using our technology to help protect people and the environment.

Our global team is committed to making sustainable, reliable, and affordable energy a reality by pushing the boundaries of what is possible. We uphold a 150-year legacy of innovation that encourages our search for people who will support our focus on decarbonization, new technologies, and energy transformation.

Our Commitment to Diversity

Lucky for us, we are not all the same. Through diversity we generate power. We run on inclusion and our combined creative energy is fueled by over 130 nationalities. Siemens Energy celebrates character – no matter what ethnic background, gender, age, religion, identity, or disability. We energize society, all of society, and we do not discriminate based on our differences.


  • Dynamic and flexible team – be part of our Solar PV start-up that empowers our customers to meet the growing global demand for sustainable Solar PV energy while transitioning to a more sustainable world.
  • Our culture - agile, respectful, and accountable individuals. We value PV excellence of any kind.
  • Knowledge and skills – You will have ample opportunities to develop professionally, by using internal and external education as well as your internal local and international colleagues.
  • Agile working style – flexible working environment in an international start-up.