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Land Scouting

  • Munich, BY, DE
  • April 25, 2023
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Energy Resourcing is an engineering & personnel service provider active on four continents in the oil, gas, energy, renewable energies, chemical, petrochemical, refining, and construction sectors. We recruit technical specialists and managers for demanding national and international projects of our technologically leading customers.

On behalf of our client, we are currently recruiting for a Land Scouter, located in our client's office in München, Germany.


As a Land Scouting and Acquisition Manager (Solar), you will be involved in the definition, scouting and assessment of suitable locations for solar PV projects. You will also lead the process to secure the land rights signature, either together with partners or by means of pure greenfield activity, in accordance with the business development strategy

  • Identification of plots of land and open spaces suitable for the development and construction of utility scale solar power plants
  • Identification of suitable properties within a target area
  • Work closely with different stakeholders (Landlords, Mayors, Municipalities)
  • Registration of existing infrastructure regarding access and connection to the existing power grid
  • Documentation of the target areas with photos, GPS coordinates and predefined checklists
  • Identifcation of the landowners and contacting them on site, lead key negotiations with land owners
  • Securing suitable areas by concluding lease agreements or reservation agreements with the owner
  • Post-processing of the areas including preliminary checks, e.g. water protection, monument protection and nature conservation.
  • Work with internal cross functional teams including engineering, legal, business development, GIS analysis and project development.
  • Generate a pipeline of land opportunities
  • Ability to work independently and in a team


  • Background in Real Estate (Land) or Renewable Energy (Land) acquisition is required.
  • Reference to agriculture desirable
  • Technical understanding, especially in the field of photovoltaics desirable
  • At least 3-4 years of practical experience in a land acquisition and land management related work environment and land-scouting processes in the German market in any other area (agriculture)
  • Knowledge of human nature, confident demeanor and negotiation skills
  • Experience of permitting procedures and requirements is a plus
  • Basic knowledge of the official geodata landscape
  • Proficient and confident with Office application (Word, Excel, Power Point, Teams, Outlook), Google Earth
  • Fluent spoken and written communication in German. Intermediate level of written and spoken English
  • Good communication skills
  • Willingness to travel nationally
  • Class B driver's license

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If you have any questions, Marc Möbius will be happy to help you at marc.moebius(at)

We look forward to meeting you!

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