Business Development (Solar and Wind) at Renewable Energy Company

JLPT 2 or above (Business)
Volunteer/Housing Resident


With the vision of changing the world from Energy, the company was established to solve the issue of energy in Japan. CEO of the company thought the future in renewable energy and he started to prepare for launching his own company by joining one of the largest wind energy venture firms back in 2006. After Tohoku Earthquake, he was convinced of the renewable energy to be the solution for nuclear energy challenges in Japan. They set themselves the target of generating an amount of electricity equivalent to a single nuclear reactor (approximately 1,000 megawatts) by the year 2017. Several years have passed since the company was established, and today they are involved in photovoltaic projects that produce approximately 700 megawatts of electricity (as of September 2015). They are also starting to become involved in wind power and small-scale hydroelectric power projects, and are making steady progress towards helping renewable energy take root in society. One of the services that the company provides is to develop marketable energy by coordinating with land owners, field research, negotiating with energy companies, getting permission etc…

The company established the joint venture with German company to leverage the experience of the Germany company in its unique simulation technology.


■ Corporate culture:

The group believes in value of diversity. Presently, in their group, there are employees coming from diverse background. For example, there are people with age 70s. Also there are many foreign employees working: and their nationalities are ranged from Germany, Spain, Turkey, and Australia.

In the office, their work language is English and Japanese and everyone goes beyond many kinds of borders.

Job Description

■ Job Description 

You are expected to take initiative to increase the numbers of Renewable energy plants. For this purpose, your main roles will be to find candidate sites, acquire permits and approvals from local governments, also to develop plans (funding, schedule, scheme…etc). You need to build strategies, find and solve problems for the projects as well. As part of the company social responsibility part, through this job, you will be expected to visit many regions in Japan and transmit or directly contribute with energy-related issues. The company is in a joint-venture with a German company, so you are required to communicate with them, speaking in English, which can help you hone your skills globally.


■ Requirements

-Experience in front office roles such as sales, procurement…etc

-Capable of taking business trips in Japan

-Capable of communicating with people who have different background, nationality and culture.

-Management skills

-Business Japanese level


■ Conditions:

・ Salary: based on your experiences and skill set. Annual salary is ranged from 3,000,000 JPY to 6,000,000 JPY

・ Bonus twice a year

・ Salary promotion: once a year

・ Various social insurances

・ Work place: Tokyo or Hukuoka

・ Work hours: 9:00~18:00

・ Holiday: 120 days in total ( one year) Saturday and Sunday, National holiday, end of year and new year

・ Paid leaves: 10 days during your first year.

*Please note that the position is only for those who are currently residing in Japan only*

How to Apply

If you are interested in this position, please apply here with the relevant Japanese and English CV/resume uploaded. Upon your submission of application, we will contact you for the follow-up questions to complete your application.


First the organization will be screening your resume and .  If you have been selected for the next round interview, we will disclose you the name of the company.

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