Description

At Uniper, we are pro-actively transformin g the world of energy whilst at the samme time ensuring security of energy supply. As an internationally operating company, we work in very diverse teams with the greatest possible working time flexibility for our employees. Our corporate culture is characterized by equal opportunities, mutual appreciation and respect. With us, you will be able to develop new business models, work on technological solutions for a modern, sustainable, and future-oriented energy suply as well as proactively help to shape changes. Interested? Then we will look forward to meeting you!

We are looking for a grants expert who would like to play a crucial role in securing financial support for Uniper growth projects in the New Green Power and Gas Area with focus Germany and who is also interested to ensure accountability, transparency, and effectiveness in the use of grant funds. Are you passionate about making a positive impact on Unipers transformation journey through grant-funded initiatives?

Then you’ve come to the right place!

  • Researching Grant Opportunities: Identifying potential funding sources that align with Uniper’s strategy
  • Proposal Development: Writing compelling grant proposals that clearly articulate Uniper growth project’s mission, objectives, and intended use of funds
  • Budget Management: Developing accurate budgets for grant proposals and monitoring expenses throughout the grant period
  • Grant Administration: Overseeing the entire lifecycle of grants, from application submission to final reporting, ensuring compliance with all requirements and deadlines
  • Collaboration and Communication: Working closely with the project teams of Unipers New Green Power and Gas Area, as well as Business Controlling, Finance, Corporate Communication and Governmental Relations as well as ESG, Tax, Risk teams and external partners to gather information, coordinate activities and ensure effective implementation of grant-funded projects
  • Evaluation and Reporting: Monitoring project progress, collecting data and preparing reports to demonstrate outcomes and impact to grantors
  • Compliance and Risk Management: Staying informed about relevant regulations and policies governing grant funding and proactively addressing any compliance issues or risks
  • Relationship Building: Cultivating relationships with funders, stakeholders and other organizations to enhance opportunities for funding and collaboration

  • University degree in either law, economics or political science
  • Several years of professional experience in Funding Management including an understanding of relevant regulations, policies and best practices governing grant funding
  • Understanding of energy markets, together with a sound commercial understanding
  • Existing network in the field of funding preferred
  • An integrative and pragmatic personality with the ability to effectively manage stakeholders and interfaces
  • Ability to quickly connect with others and motivate in times of tight and challenging deadlines
  • Precise and accurate working method
  • Analytical skills and ability to understand complex topics and describe them in an understandable manner
  • Intercultural competence
  • Excellent skills in MS Office 365 applications
  • Professional command of English and German (another language of a Uniper core country beneficial)

At Uniper, we are pro-actively transforming the world of energy whilst at the same time ensuring security of energy supply. As an internationally operating company, we work in very diverse teams with the greatest possible working time flexibility for our employees. Our corporate culture is characterized by equal opportunities, mutual appreciation, and respect. With us, you will be able to develop new business models, work on technological solutions for a modern, sustainable, and future-oriented energy supply as well as pro-actively help to shape changes. Interested? Then we will look forward to meeting you!