Manager Operational Intelligence
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Manager Operational Intelligence
Work model On location
Are you the one?

Join Northvolt Ett, Europe’s first homegrown battery Gigafactory, as the Manager of Operational
Intelligence, overseeing the vital task of production performance reporting. In this role, your responsibility is
to ensure accurate and timely data reaches all stakeholders, from the production floor to the Northvolt CEO, supporting data-driven decision making in daily operations and strategic contexts. In addition, you will take lead special projects, leading cross-functional initiatives that fall beyond routine business operations.

About the job

  • Operational intelligence – Enable data-driven decision making
    • Be the one owner of performance reporting from the factory, including output, stock levels, OEE (yield, availability, performance), etc.
    • Work together with Industrial Engineering and other relevant stakeholders to specify and realize KPI definitions in reporting data
    • Lead teams of software engineers and data analysts in developing new dashboards and reporting solutions
    • Collaborate with Operations Management and Operational Excellence Director on defining data and reporting needs of the plant
    • Validate data and ensure data accuracy
  • Business intelligence liaison to key corporate functions (Finance, Strategy, etc.) for top management reporting and decision-making
  • Projects – Lead cross-functional projects
    • Manage cross-functional projects beyond normal operations, e.g., leading the work to develop a new production control system, including: live data, built-in deviation management, escalations, standard and ad-hoc task management, shift logs, etc.
    • Work close with the plant management on deciding on future projects

The person we are looking for is driven, caring and structured. You thrive by leading others and work towards common goals. You are used to a high paced work environment and got good time management skills. Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humor.

Northvolt is an equal opportunity employer. We're a diverse group of individuals, united by a common mission, who recognise that while our actions as individuals have a role to play in driving Northvolt towards its goals, we always seek to move forward as a team. We offer you an open and welcoming atmosphere where we win as a team – and fail as a team. Northvolt is growing at the speed of light and we are a strong believer in internal career development. For us it’s important to look at your skills and potential, please refrain form including your picture and age with your application to help us with this.

Apply with CV in english or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Please note that any applications submitted via email or direct messaging will not be considered.

Why you should work with us!

The world is turning its back on fossil fuels. With the change comes new opportunities and new demands for industry. Together, let’s build a cleaner world.

Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, Northvolt has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery with a minimal CO2 footprint and has grown to over 3,000 people from over 100 different nationalities. 

Northvolt has to date secured more than $55 billion worth of contracts from key customers, including BMW, Fluence, Scania, Volkswagen, Volvo Cars and Polestar, to support its plans, which include establishing recycling capabilities to enable 50 percent of all its raw material requirements to be sourced from recycled batteries by 2030.

Application due date ASAP
About the employer
Founded in 2016 to enable the European transition to a decarbonized future, the company has made swift progress on its mission to deliver the world’s greenest lithium-ion battery. Northvolt is now a European leader within battery production, engaged in partnerships with some of Europe’s premium automotive manufacturers and industry players. At Northvolt we challenge ourselves and others everyday to move rapidly towards a more sustainable future. We use passion, boldness, and excellence to invent, build and recycle the greenest batteries in the world. Together we learn, fail and grow in a caring team, knowing our multiple perspectives and skills are crucial to our success. Welcome to Northvolt!