Project Manager – Energy trading platform development
As part of our ongoing success in securing innovation projects within
the Horizon 2020 programme, EMAX is pleased to be strengthening our
growing team with a Project Manager – Energy Markets and Flexibility.
General Position Description
As the Project Manager, your main focus is on coordinating and
delivering an energy trading platform to allow the network operators to
gather flexibility for the network operation, congestion and imbalancing
Tasks will include project management and execution of EMAX’s scope
within the projects. In practice, this will include market research and
analysis, evaluation of new markets, evaluation of technology options,
and business model analysis. You will produce deliverables for the
Horizon 2020 work packages on time and to a high level of quality. You
will also interact with partner organisations involved in the work
packages, working with them to support the successful execution of
EMAX is a growing company and we are developing new solutions for the
energy sector, in particular relating to markets and flexibility. Your
role will therefore also involve supporting the product development team
with your expertise and the knowledge we develop in our projects. You
have chance to work in important roles in European projects with 30 to
40 leading companies and enhance your skills by interacting with many
high skill experts in the field.
The position will be based in Brussels. Relocation will be considered
for suitable candidates.
Work package leader for EMAX activities in several Horizon2020
projects, with the focus on development of an energy trading platform
Represent EMAX to lead the activities and attend at project meetings
Work planning, prepare deliverables for project reporting,
Supporting the commercialisation of innovation projects by close
collaboration with the product development team
Market analysis to support the execution of deliverables and product
development on topics including energy storage, aggregation, demand
side response and enabling technology
-Supporting EMAX’s sales efforts by assisting with the collection,
coordination, and preparation of communication and documentation,
internal and external presentations and proposals, including supplier
and customer contracts, utility applications and requests for
We are looking for highly motivated individuals who want to be part of a
fast-paced and fluid company poised for growth in one of the Europe’s
most rapidly changing industries.
You are forward-thinking, innovative and comfortable with complexity and
uncertainty. If you were to describe your experience, you would say
You are a graduate in electrical engineering, economics or IT-related
field with five years of experience in the energy sector
You have experience in project management and collaborative research
projects involving virtual or cross-border working
You understand the analysis of and development of business models
emerging trends in the electricity sector.
You have strong organisational and project management capabilities and
you are able to function autonomously
You have strong communication skills, both orally and in writing, and
ability to capture complex subjects in readily understandable terms.
Your English level is at least C1/C2.
If you had knowledge of electricity markets, as well as previous
experience in Horizon 2020 projects, it would be a strong advantage.
Who is EMAX?
EMAX’s mission is accelerating digital energy transition to support EU
and global energy goals. Our experience focuses on empowering customers,
creating more market participation, supporting network operators and
suppliers in their digital initiatives, and building reliable
decentralized platforms, where market players can come together and
Our key projects and experience include energy trading and market
platforms powered by Blockchain and IoT, integrating more renewable
energy and grid flexibility using storage and grid technologies,
enabling peer-to-peer trading and demand response. We have also launched
an AI empowered customer energy monitoring solution and plan to
integrate additional grid and utility services.
Contact for candidate submission
Please address your interests consisting of a cover letter and
curriculum vitae to: