Manufacturing Program Planner
Skellefteå, Sweden
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Manufacturing Program Planner
Work model On location
Are you the one?

We are looking for a detail-oriented and proactive Manufacturing Program Planner to join our team at Northvolt Ett in Skellefteå, Sweden. In this role, you will play a critical part in supporting the successful execution of individual programs within our manufacturing portfolio, contributing to the advancement of sustainable energy solutions.

About the job

As a Manufacturing Program Planner, you will be responsible for providing essential support to the Program Managers in the development and execution of program plans. Your role will involve gathering and analysing requirements, developing detailed schedules, and identifying potential risks or delays. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to ensure program activities are aligned with overall objectives, and you will contribute to risk analysis and mitigation strategies. While not directly managing programs, your role will be instrumental in supporting program objectives by leading activity level projects when necessary and ensuring the successful execution of manufacturing programs.

About the team

The Manufacturing Program Planner will be an integral part of our Program Management Office (PMO) embedded within the Manufacturing Organization at Northvolt Ett., which consists of three key teams: Standards, Planning, and Reporting, a group of approximately thirty. Each team focuses on specific aspects of program management and contributes to the overall success of our manufacturing projects. Working alongside Program Managers and fellow Planners, you will contribute to a cohesive and effective PMO team.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Gather and analyse cross functional requirements to support program planning and execution.

  • Building detailed schedules, monitor progress, and identify potential risks or delays.

  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure alignment of program activities with overall objectives.

  • Support Program Managers in the development and execution of comprehensive program plans.

  • Assist in the preparation of reports and presentations for senior management.

  • Contribute to risk analysis and mitigation strategies to ensure program success.

We value individuals who are proactive, adaptable, and passionate about making a difference. If you are excited about the opportunity to contribute to a sustainable future and thrive in a collaborative team environment, we encourage you to apply.

Northvolt is an equal opportunity employer. We are a diverse group of individuals united by a common mission. We recognize that our actions as individuals play a crucial role in driving Northvolt towards its goals, and we are committed to moving forward as a team. We offer an open and welcoming atmosphere where success is celebrated collectively, and challenges are tackled together. At Northvolt, we believe in fostering internal career development and providing opportunities for growth. Therefore, we prioritize evaluating candidates based on their skills and potential. We kindly request that applicants refrain from including their picture and age with their application to help us ensure fairness and objectivity in our selection process.

Please apply with your CV in English or your complete LinkedIn profile. This is a full-time position with a fixed salary, and the planned starting date is as soon as possible. We look forward to reviewing your application.

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!