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(senior) Innovation Consultant energy

beschikbaarheid   32 – 40h      beschikbaarheid   The Netherlands / Portugal     beschikbaarheid   Masters

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What will you do

As a (Senior) Innovation Consultant Energy, you will support our innovative clients in achieving their green ambitions in the energy sector. You will make the connection with possible innovation and funding strategies. With your knowledge of green innovations within the energy market and the subsidy landscape, you will make the connection with the many funding possibilities available. Clients can always count on your sector expertise, creativity and communication skills to help them take their innovations a step further. Additionally, you will guide and support our younger colleagues in reaching their full potential.

Your daily tasks

  • Assessment of opportunities to accelerate the green innovations of our clients, specifically in the energy domain.
  • Drafting high-quality project plans, reports, funding applications, or business cases in direct coordination with clients.
  • Performing innovation assessment studies (CBA, stakeholder analyses, access-to-finance studies, partner searches).
  • Supporting the growth of EGEN by means of business development or by strengthening/development of our (new) services within the energy domain.

Why this job suits you

You have an intrinsic motivation to achieve sustainable impact.

You follow closely what is happening in the fields of energy efficiency, sustainable energy, energy systems (hydrogen, smart grids) etc.

You have a university degree in a sustainability-related subject, economics/innovation sciences, or in one of our business areas.

You have a strong track-record in at least two of the following services: writing funding/bid proposals, project management, business case development, environmental or impact assessments (e.g. CBA, LCA, MFA), technology road mapping, business development.

You have at least three years (Consultants) or eight years (Senior Consultants) of professional working experience at relevant organizations.

Ideally, you are fluent in Dutch, but we encourage you to apply if you are fluent in English.

Working at EGEN means

  • The opportunity to be part of the team that is intrinsically motivated to change the world.
  • A dynamic, inspiring international working environment among like-minded professionals.
  • The possibility to experience green innovations up close and make real impact on environmental challenges.
  • The opportunity to grow and the freedom to develop the entrepreneur in you by generating new businesses of services for EGEN.

What we offer you

Competitive salary and secondary benefits package like fully paid pension, mobility budget or lease car.

30 days off to relax and unwind.

Flexible working locations: apart from EGEN’s main base in Rijswijk, we have opportunities to work from other locations in the Netherlands and Portugal.

A gym at the office in Rijswijk.

Participation in many internal and external training courses and programs which will help you hone your consultancy skills.

Last but not least, a lot of fun during team events, table tennis competitions and specially organized events like a team weekend away.


If you think you are the person we are looking for, we invite you to apply for this vacancy! You can do so using the button below. The application process is as follows:

First interview
Second interview
Job offer
Job portal


If you think you are the person we are looking for, then we invite you to apply for this vacancy! You can do so by using the button below. The application process is as follows:




First interview




Second interview


Job offer


Job portal

Christien profielfoto

Questions about the job?

Please contact our HR Advisor Rowi Zaat

We want to keep the recruitment and selection for this vacancy in our own hands.