Experienced specialist, program and project management
Luleå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Business developer
Work model On location
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Company description

Vattenfall is one of Europe's largest producers and retailers of electricity and heat. Our main markets are Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark and Great Britain. There are approximately 21,000 employees within the Vattenfall Group. We have been electrifying industries, delivering energy to homes and transforming life through innovation for over a hundred years. We now want to make it possible to live fossil-free within a generation and we are driving the transition to a sustainable energy system.

Job description

Do you want to be part of and influence tomorrow's climate-smart society, create the electricity grid of the future and work together with us for freedom from fossil fuels ?

In the role of specialist in project and program management, you will be part of and belong to our project office. The project office exists to create good conditions for effective project implementation, as well as to support the decision maker in managing the operational investment portfolio.

In your role, you will lead and drive our business development of our program and project management together with the business. Responsible for managing Vattenfall Eldistribution's application of the group's sequential program and project management model, as well as guiding and providing support to the organization with routines, instructions and templates for program and project management of facility investment projects. You do this starting from one of our offices in Solna, Luleå or Trollhättan.

About the role

The department currently consists of eight employees but will continue to grow during the year. We are represented at our offices in Luleå, Solna and Trollhättan. The group consists entirely of experienced specialists and you will have two close colleagues who are already working in this field in the department.

In this role, you report to the head of the project office.

In the role, there is an expectation that you can prioritize the area in contexts such as decision-making meetings at both unit and department level. (Even company level can occur).

The stakeholders are primarily within our investment activities. This includes portfolio, program and project level. But the company's and the unit's management teams will also need support in investigations and presentations of current issues in the area.

Your tasks will mainly be about:

  • To lead business development for our program and project management methodology.
  • To manage the unit's use of program and project management.
  • To ensure quality and develop methodology for program and project management.
  • Take the role of the unit's operational support for the area of ​​program and project management.

Requirements specification

We are looking for you with extensive experience in program and project management within our or a related industry.

If you have solid experience in risk management, business development, process development, that is also highly meritorious.

  • We see that you have a relevant college or university education in, for example, electricity, but may also have another education or experience that is deemed equivalent.
  • You speak and write both Swedish and English without hindrance

As a person, we are looking for you who is persistent and is not afraid of difficult challenges. You like to collaborate with others to achieve common goals, and have the ability to connect with different groups of people. In addition to this, we are looking for you who naturally contribute to a climate where people are motivated to do their best to help the organization achieve its goals.

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We offer

In addition to helping you shape the smart energy society of the future, we offer you developing and varied work with many contact points. For us at Vattenfall, it is important that work and private life have a good balance, therefore we offer flexibility in work and the possibility to work from home if necessary. We also have a lot of other staff benefits, such as reduced working hours, advantageous occupational pension agreements, parental leave supplements and more. Read more about our benefits here.


Solna, Luleå or Trollhättan

For more information about the position itself, contact recruiting manager Fredrik Brynielsson, fredrik.brynielsson@vattenfall.com

For questions about the recruitment process, contact responsible recruiter Renée Li, renee.li@vattenfall.com

Union representatives for this service are Christian Ericsson, Ledarna, Ann Marie Sjöbohm, Akademikerna, Asim Nokic, Unionen, Ulf Tengman, SEKO.

All can be reached via Vattenfall's exchange 08-739 50 00.

Welcome with your application no later than May 15. Selection and interviews take place after the application deadline. We only accept applications via our website, ie. no application documents are accepted by e-mail.

We are convinced that diversity contributes to building a more profitable and appealing company and strive to be good role models when it comes to diversity. Vattenfall works actively to ensure that all employees have the same opportunities and rights regardless of age, ethnic or cultural background, gender, religion/belief, sexual orientation or functional condition. Read more about how we work with diversity and inclusion here.

As the safety of Vattenfall and its employees is crucial, we will conduct a "pre-employment screening" before each employment. These controls are based on your role that you will fulfill within Vattenfall.

Vattenfall is part of Sweden's critical infrastructure, thus many of our services are security classified. If this position is security classified, a security check will be carried out before employment, in accordance with the Security Protection Act.

We look forward to receiving your application!

Why you should work with us!

Vattenfall is a European energy company with approximately 19,000 employees. For more than 100 years we have electrified industries, supplied energy to people's homes and modernised our way of living through innovation and cooperation. We are determined to enable fossil-free living within one generation. 

To succeed we must become fossil free ourselves. But that's not enough. We are looking beyond our own industry to see where we can really make a difference. Together with our partners, we are taking on the responsibility to find new and sustainable ways to electrify transportation, industries and heating.

Application due date 2024-05-25
About the employer
At Vattenfall you’ll take part in a bigger challenge: To make it possible to live fossil-free within a generation. We want to show the way to a sustainable future and stimulate a climate smarter life. This requires new perspectives and actual changes. It requires people who want to make a real difference. Join us and power fossil-free living!