Group manager Asset Plan Optimization for Vattenfall Eldistribution AB
Luleå, Sverige
Type of Employment Full-time
Job position Group manager, technology
Work model On location
Are you the one?

An exciting everyday life - for a fossil-free future . With us, you get to be part of and influence tomorrow's climate-smart society and create the electricity grid of the future.

We are now looking for a committed, driven leader who wants to take on the fun assignment as group manager for the newly created Asset Plan Optimization group within the Asset Management unit with us at Vattenfall Eldistribution.

Asset Plan Optimization is a newly created group that is still growing. The group is mainly responsible for the electricity grid's installation plans and that our installation documentation is correct and complete. This means overall responsibility for optimizing and coordinating our investments so that we can call for the right investment at the right time so that our facility risks are taken care of. The group also works to follow up and receive completed projects. Representatives from the group are also Vattenfall Eldistribution's initial plant representatives vis-à-vis other electricity network owners, municipalities and stakeholders.

As group manager of Asset Plan Optimisation, you have a central role within the department and have many contacts with groups within the unit and with Asset Investments where the project operations are located. Here you get to participate in developing and shaping working methods and processes for how the group should work to ensure that plant plans and plant documentation are correct. You will have the opportunity to optimize and coordinate the investments to be made in our electricity network in order to participate in and influence the energy transition.

An important part of your role is to build strong sustainable relationships both internally and externally. Therefore, your ability and willingness to communicate and collaborate is of great importance. In order to enjoy and succeed in the role, we believe that you are genuinely driven by developing both people and working methods and have the ability to inspire and make your employees grow and feel engaged in the change work together with colleagues within the company. We also believe that you have the ability to strategically evaluate needs and prioritize efforts to lead to the best possible results.

As head of Asset Plan Optimisation, you report to our new department head for Asset Optimization and participate together with the group heads for Asset Portfolio Optimization and Asset Performance in the department's management team.

Your background

We are looking for you who have:

  • Experience as a leader in electrical installations, industry/production operations or infrastructure.
  • Knowledge and experience of construction-heavy operations
  • Relevant technical academic education with an advantage in electrical power
  • Very good knowledge of Swedish and English in both speech and writing
  • B driver's license

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We offer you

In addition to helping you shape the smart energy society of the future, we offer a workplace with good opportunities for development. We encourage you who want to progress and explore new areas within the company. With our career and development model, we want to create clarity in which opportunities you have to develop in the direction you want. It is important that the whole life works and therefore we are keen that our employees experience a good balance between work and leisure. We are convinced that diversity and inclusion lead to innovation, improved business results and increased engagement, and we strive to represent diversity among our customers and the society in which we operate.

As a manager at Vattenfall Eldistribution, you are motivated by driving transformation by:

  • Engage your employees to participate in development work
  • Responsible for raising new business development needs
  • Take a clear sponsorship including responsibility for benefit realization for our business development projects
  • Responsible for receiving and complying with new working methods

Now take the chance to shape and develop our electricity grid for a sustainable future. With an inclusive and inspiring leadership role, we offer you a platform to develop the business, build strong relationships and be part of something big.

Other information

Recruiting manager: Jonas Andersson, tel: +46 72-223 46 23 or

Recruiter: Sabina Eriksson, phone +46 73-662 86 73 or

Union representatives for this service are Christian Ericsson (Leaders), Anne-Marie Sjöbohm (Academics), Asim Nokic (Union) and Ulf Tengman (SEKO). All contact persons can be reached via Vattenfall's exchange 08-739 50 00.

Location: Solna, Luleå or Trollhättan.

Travel to other offices may occur.

Please indicate in your application which of our main locations you wish to work at.

Does this sound like a job to you? We look forward to your application no later than February 25, 2024.

Selection and interviews take place after the application deadline. We only accept applications via our website.

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.

Vattenfall Eldistribution AB 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!

About us

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 20,000 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 and we are driving the transition to a sustainable energy system.

Vattenfall Eldistribution AB is one of Sweden's largest electricity network companies and supplies electricity to approximately 900,000 private and business customers. Read more about us at:

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.

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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!