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Manager Hydrogen - Public Subsidies (f/m/d)

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Date: 02-Nov-2022

Location: Düsseldorf, DE

Company: Uniper



We are looking for you for our Performance Mgm. & Public Subs team in Düsseldorf!



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

  • Transact Public Aid (governmental subsidy schemes) on EU Level and German level
  • Manage the complete filing and submission of subsidy application papers
  • Manage the complete reporting line to fulfil the requirements from subsidy / funding programmes for public funded H2 projects
  • Assess and optimize Hydrogen subsidy schemes in all relevant European jurisdictions (in particular EU, Germany, UK, Netherlands, Sweden) e.g. via desk research and expert interviews on available subsidy schemes and support local teams in jurisdictions beyond (e.g. US, Middle East) based on the strategy and radar of subsidy schemes strategy
  • Optimise aim of subsidy scheme mechanisms, criteria and volume (€/%) for Uniper
  • Assess key selection criteria for subsidy schemes and evaluate/compare ratings
  • Evaluate overall subsidy scheme landscape against Uniper Hydrogen strategy
  • Conduct gap-analysis on Uniper direction versus subsidy scheme landscape
  • Find the right match between project ideas and subsidies, and also generate new project ideas which fit to available subsidies
  • Prepare decision papers
  • Support other Uniper departments (and possibly Uniper customers) with regard to subsidy related issues
  • Closely cooperate with Corporate Finance and Coms & Governmental Relations
  • Support Uniper`s representation in national and international associations with relevance to hydrogen/PtX (close cooperation with L1 area Governmental Relations required) especially with focus subsidies
  • Remain focussed on creating our Tomorrow by championing and delivering continual improvement
  • All in all, support to implement one of the main future-oriented initiatives of Uniper with high strategical relevance



Who we are seeking

  • University degree in relevant studies, e.g. engineering or economics
  • Professional experience of at least 5 years
  • Expertise in execution and administration of grants awarded (especially with focus Germany) is a must
  • Knowledge of the European Funding landscape is preferred
  • Existing network with focus subsidies preferred




If you have any questions about this role, please contact:

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



Job information

Contract type: Unlimited  
Working Hours:     Part time possible,  
Start Date:

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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.