Innovation Manager - Green Electrification & Digital (f/m/d)

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Date: 26 May 2023

Location: Düsseldorf, DE

Company: Uniper



For our Innovation Team in Düsseldorf we are looking for you!



What we offer
At Uniper, we believe in rewarding our employees for their hard work. We offer competitive salaries, company pensions and performance related benefits. Our people can also take advantage of our extensive flexible benefits package with discounts on high street vouchers, health and dental care, holidays and more.



How we work
Our people are key to our success. Our core objective is to provide them with a supportive and entrepreneurial work environment that fosters collaboration. This allows our people to take responsibility and make optimal use of their skills. Together, we want to shape the future of energy.



What we are looking for

  • Responsible for the performance oriented business development in fast moving environments
  • Develop new business opportunities
  • Project management profile able to lead / support projects and deliver work (at the office and in the field) with focus on 
  • sustainable and scalable value creation
  • Quantitative and qualitative evaluation and improvement of green electrification and digital businesses, technologies and market 
  • development scenarios
  • Proactive and continuous development of Uniper's Innovation strategy
  • Foster strategic partnerships and co-operations
  • Interface to other Uniper functions for technical aspects
  • Support representing innovation activities internally and externally



Who we are seeking

  • Relevant education with several years of working experience in business development, project engineering, project management, electrical or C&I engineering, ideally in energy, energy systems, 
  • telecommunications, software, automotive or start-ups
  • Experience in identification and evaluation of potential business ideas, supporting in building and implementing commercial products, services and solutions in the field of green electrification 
  • Business and analytical expertise to holistically understand, evaluate and develop business ideas and concepts
  • Ability to work in interdisciplinary environments and complex structures, including external customers and partners
  • Independent way of working and ability to deliver, organize and coordinate work in functional teams across all hierarchy levels
  • Willingness to develop competences in the field of innovation management, business development and project management
  • Good communication and presentation skills with ability to perform in changing and fast environments
  • Excellence in safety and sustainability culture
  • Fluency in English; any other language is a plus




Should you have any questions about this opportunity, please reach out to:

Karolina Klucska

Please note that applications by e-mail cannot be considered for data protection reasons.


We always have and always will live with the intention that every person, from every background and demographic, is welcome. Whoever you are, and wherever you come from, we believe you have something to add to our mission.



Job information

Contract type: Unlimited  
Working Hours:     Full time,  




Uniper is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from appropriately qualified and suitable candidates regardless of gender, origin, disability, age, religion, worldview, sexual identity or family status. We promote diversity, equality and flexible working.