Senior Consultancy Innovation

  • PNO Consultants France
  • 24-40 Hours
  • Lyon

About the job

As a (Senior) Innovation Consultant, you will help our innovative clients achieve their goals within Energy, Bioeconomy and Smart Mobility sector. Whether it is a meeting about a new zero emission microalgae plant or the application of carbon capture, with your knowledge of bioeconomy the subsidy landscape, you will make the connection with the many funding possibilities available. All comes down to your knowledge, creativity and communication skills in order to serve our clients optimally and guarantee funding for their projects.

  • Assesment of opportunities to accelerate the green innovations of our clients.


  • Drafting high-quality project plans, reports, funding applications, or business cases in direct coordination with our clients.


  • Performing environmental or innovation assesment studies (CBA, stakeholder analyses, access-to-finance studies, partner searches)


  • Supporting the growth of PNO by means of business development or by strenghtening/development of our (new) services.

As a truly European company, the PNO Group is dedicated to contributing to the challenges of our society. We offer extensive expertise in crucial sectors such as energy, environment & mobility, bio, food & agro, life sciences & health, ICT, chemistry and education.

We advise and engage in innovation processes, enabled by national and European public funding. We work in networks on the crossroads of academia, industry and public organisations.

We use our European wide network of experienced consultants, with a large clients’ portfolio and proprietary open Innovation instruments (i.e., to deliver high quality consultancy with a hands-on mentality.

About you

  • You have an intrinsic motivation to achieve sustainable impact
  • You follow closely what is happening in the fields of energy, bioeconomy or smart mobility ,etc.
  • You have a university degree in sustainability-related subjects, 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 (Consultant) or eight years (Senior Consultants) of professional working experience at relevant organizations.
  • You are fluent in French and in English

Our offer

Competitive Salary

Hybrid working

Working in a European company

Some traveling through France and the rest of Europe

Process steps

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