Mainstream Renewable Power is the leading independent developer of utility-scale wind and solar power plants. The company is focused on delivering a high quality portfolio of more than seven gigawatts of wind and solar assets across high-growth markets in Latin America, Africa and Asia. In Chile, Mainstream owns of fully contracted wind and solar projects in operation, in construction or at late stage development, due to its unprecedented success in government auctions. Since entering the Chilean market in 2009, Mainstream has built up the most comprehensive portfolio of wind and solar energy projects in the country, extending to over 2,000 megawatts across more than 40 projects. In South Africa,
Mainstream has delivered 600MW of wind and solar assets into commercial operation and is currently constructing a further 250MW of wind farms. In Asia, the company is developing large-scale projects in Vietnam and the Philippines. Mainstream has raised more than € in project finance to date and employs 200 staff across four continents. SUMMARY OF ROLE The Market Research Associate will be in charge of reviewing and analyzing market trends and main drivers in the renewable energy industry to be able to understand different business models in different regions, trends, regulations, and others to be able to identify business opportunities in the region, potential improvemnts in Mainstream business model and understand whats doing Mainstream competitors. This role will work closely with the Head of M&A & Investments and other teams in the company. Addicionally, the role will require significant knwoldge in the renewable energy sector with strong knowledge in market regulations, energy prices, tender structures, Capex and Opex, others. The role will provide significant expousure to Mainstream Senior Management, different renewable energy players like market advisors, equipment providers, advisors, between others. The candidate must have strong commercial experience in the energy sector, self motivated and keen to obtain valuable data. The role will also support Mainstream’s other global markets as required. The role will require travel to other Mainstream offices. ROLE RESPONSIBILITIES KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS FOR THE ROLE WHAT WE OFFER? We offer you the opportunity to work in a dynamic and entrepreneurial organisation, in a growing market in a fast paced industry. You will receive a very competitive total benefits package including an excellent base salary, bonus scheme.