Taiwan Offshore Wind Country Manager

Location: Taiwan 

Experience level: a relevant university qualification (preferably a master’s degree) in either an engineering, scientific or project management discipline.

About GDG

Gavin and Doherty Geosolutions (GDG) is an independent offshore wind consultant, with a focus on supporting developers and contractors resolve technical challenges and optimize offshore wind developments around the world. At GDG, we pride ourselves on the technical capabilities and expertise of our staff and have a commitment to delivering the highest quality technical and management output. We have worked closely with all phases of offshore wind development and therefore are well placed to support projects from project inception with site selection studies, through the early development and consenting phases, into FEED, Detailed Engineering and Construction.

Role Description:

Our company headquarters is based in Dublin, Ireland and we also have offices throughout the UK. We are looking to expand our presence in Taiwan and are now looking for a Country Manager to look after our interests in Taiwan, including developing a pipeline of new work, managing client relationships and developing a local team to service a growing portfolio of local work. This role is for a full-time position based in Taipei.

Expertise Required:

  • An understanding of the local offshore wind market in Taiwan
  • A background in either offshore wind development or offshore wind consulting
  • A relevant university qualification (preferably a master’s degree) in either an engineering, scientific or project management discipline
  • A good technical understanding of the challenges and risks associated with the local environment (including weather risk, supply chain risks, political/legislative barriers, etc.)
  • Experience of business development and maintaining client relationships
  • Experience managing teams of 5 people or more
  • Commercial experience managing budgets, pricing work, etc.
  • Must be fluent in English and Mandarin
  • Must have the right to stay in Taiwan

Candidates should also be highly organised and motivated individuals with effective communication skills, a good work ethic, and a commitment to technical excellence, personal efficiency, and career progression through Continued Professional Development. 

This is a full time, permanent position. Salary is dependent on experience.

Please send your resume to info@gdgeo.com.

All applications will be treated in the strictest of confidence.

At GDG, we are committed to inclusion and diversity in everything we do. We take inclusion and diversity seriously. We know that getting this right is critical for us to live our organisation’s values. We are always trying to improve our way of working to be more inclusive and equal. We are an equal opportunity employer. Our vision is for GDG to be a place where people of all ethnicities feel welcomed to work.