Internship Business Development - International PV markets

Job description

Are you a results-oriented student (or recent graduate) with a good mix of commercial, analytical and strategic skills? Do you want to work for the best international solar company in Europe?

Then you are the Business Development intern we are looking for!

Sungevity’s office is based in Amsterdam, from where it wants to power 5 million lives with sunshine by 2030. In order to reach 5 million lives, Sungevity constantly explores new international business opportunities.

What you will be doing:
As a Business Development intern at Sungevity, you will work closely with the Business Development team, and Sungevity founder Roebyem Anders, in order to analyse international solar PV markets and help answer the following questions: What is the next country we should enter?

  • Assist in refining Sungevity's assessment methodology, dimensions and indicators.
  • Identify promising solar PV marketing globally for further evaluation.
  • Conduct detailed country level analysis of selected countries.
  • Identify the most suitable countries/ markets for Sungevity to enter in 2019/2020.


Who are we looking for:
You are able to perform in-depth analysis of markets, set up models, do desk research and generate insights through interviewing market expert. Preferably, you have completed studies in the fields of sustainable development and/ or business and innovation. At minimum, you recognize yourself in below competencies:

  • Enthusiastic, committed and result-oriented
  • Mix of commercial, analytical and strategic skills
  • Affinity with technology and innovation
  • Eager to learn, not afraid to try something new
  • Available 5 days per week, duration: 3 months (extension possible)
  • Available from January or February 2019

What we offer you:

  • A challenging internship in a young, fast growing Business Development team
  • Working within the best international solar company in Europe
  • Building knowledge and networking in the sustainability sector
  • A market-based placement fee
  • Complimentary lunch 
  • Ping Pong and table football for relaxation

Where you will be working:
Sungevity is one of the leading and fastest growing residential solar companies. Our success tracks to three priorities. First, we are obsessed with customer service and are committed to making the happiest customers in our, or any, industry. Second, we are a technology-led business, well known for inventing Remote Solar Design, and leading the solar industry with software innovations that make going solar easier and cheaper. And finally, our business is designed to partner and grow with leading organizations.