Solar PV Technical Manager

Tokyo, Japan

Solar PV Technical Manager
$70000 - $90000 per annum

Solar Technical Manager / Japan / 8-10 million Yen 

My Client are a European IPP with a huge global Pipeline of Solar PV Projects. They are looking for a Technical Manager to be based in Tokyo who will provide technical advise and consultancy to their customers for multiple Utility Scale Solar Projects through Development and Construction. Another key component is to develop new relations with clients and sell in their services as a technical expert. This is a great opportunity for candidates who are looking for a mixture of a consultancy and business development role combined together.

The Role.

Coordinate and manage all technical aspects in Japan ensuring customer satisfaction and quality level. Find ways to expand the business in the different areas. 

  • Applies significant knowledge of solar industry to improve the service to our clients.
  •  Manages client interaction and expectations regarding development efforts.
  • Communicates effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative technical solutions.
  • Encourages more junior coworkers to take responsibility for their development within the company.
  • Ensures the services provided to our clients are in accordance with Japanese standards and regulations.
  • Internal coaching and training.


  • Strong technical knowledge of solar PV: electrical, equipment knowledge, Autocad, PVSyst.
  • Bachelor decree Industrial Engineer (5 year degree)
  • Extensive experience in renewable energy sector (more than 7 years)
  • Permitting knowledge: general knowledge of permitting process in Japan.
  • Understanding internal processes of the company related to his business line
  • Japanese and IEC regulation knowledge.
  • English language. Command of Japanese is an advantage.


  • Highly Competitive Salary 
  • "Location allowance" extra monthly allowance for accommodation 
  • public transport paid for 
  • company phone and laptop 
  • private health insurance 

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