About ThermoVault

Our mission is to operate the largest decentralized storage system in the world. Our Virtual Power Plant, that scales at extremely-low per-device cost, can be used to offer valuable services to utilities and system operators, transforming end-users into green, active and profitable stakeholders of the energy transition. 

ThermoVault is headquartered in Belgium (Genk and Leuven), with access to laboratory and office space on the UC Berkeley campus. We are supported by professors from KU Leuven and UC Berkeley, UC’s startup accelerator ‘The Foundry’, Start It @KBC and Netwerk Ondernemen. 

ThermoVault has developed an all-in software and hardware IoT platform for energy services that retrofits residential customers’ existing electric thermal appliances into energy-saving and lucrative grid-responsive energy storage devices. We currently control over 3 MW of storage in Belgium and France, with EU-certified Ecodesign savings between 12 and 28%.

ThermoVault is looking for a skilled and motivated Junior Business Developer, who will help accelerate our activities in the Belgium market. Your job will be to find potential customers and establish relationships with them and look for ways to scale ThermoVault’s business in the new market.

About the job

You are responsible for the development of the sales of ThermoVault’s energy-saving and monitoring solution for existing electric space and water heaters:

  • Together with the sales team, identify and map relevant target customer segments and individual companies for ThermoVault’s offering

  • Present ThermoVault’s products and services to B2B customers

  • Build and maintain relationships with B2B customers and partners

  • Represent the company at relevant industry events

  • Facilitate the deployment of ThermoVault products at customer premises, potentially together with 3rd party partners whom you will bring on board

  • Translate customer needs to inputs for the product development team

  • Contribute in the European H2020 DECIDE on local energy communities 

You will be directly reporting to the product manager.

Your profile

  • Excellent communication skills

  • A team player, yet able to work independently without daily supervision

  • Structured, organized, pragmatic and deliverable-focused.

  • Good technical understanding of aspects related to home energy management systems, energy efficiency and demand response

  • An entrepreneurial spirit

  • Native speaker French and fluent in Dutch

What’s in it for you

  • Become a part of a growing deep-tech company, operating at an intersection of energy, big data and IoT

  • Collaborate with ThermoVault’s team and industry leaders on introduction of new innovative technologies in the market

  • Work mostly remotely and visiting customers & partners, with frequent visits to Leuven (company HQ)

  • Competitive remuneration package & benefits

  • Flexible working hours

You can expect a challenging and diverse job, with a high degree of personal responsibility and great prospects for your professional development. At first, you will be assisted in your new role by the sales manager and with more experience, become increasingly independent. 

Get in touch

Send your resume to contact@thermovault.com. After the pre-selection process, we will contact you to schedule an online interview.