A technology cluster engineering the energy future 

Project manager – Energy Transition

By Benedicte Tangen Istad|Published 29 October 2019|Category: News, Vacant positions

Energy Valley is Norway’s largest industry cluster with an ambitious strategy to be at the forefront of the energy transition. Digital energy and sustainable energy are key focus areas for the cluster and member companies, with dedicated cluster flagship projects. 

The role of the Project Manager is main responsibility for the two flagship projects within digital and sustainable energy, as well as designing new high impact projects that support the business goals and needs of our cluster member companies. This includes mobilising and coordinating the efforts of cluster members in order to deliver projects according the strategic focus areas.

For the right candidate this is a unique opportunity to be a part of building the regional and national energy innovation eco-system, and accelerate the energy transition through innovation and collaborative solutions. Energy Valley provides several platforms for networking, cooperation, partnerships, competence and technology development. Join us in Engineering the Energy Future!

Responsibilities: 

  • Initiate, design, facilitate and coordinate projects

  • Proactively communicate with our members and other stakeholder to maximize output, success and relevance for the participants.

  • Develop complete project plans and associated communications initiatives

  • Facilitate project workshops

  • Develop and deliver reports and presentations.

  • Communicate key project results to cluster members and stakeholders

  • Manage the relationship with the cluster members and all other relevant stakeholders.

Your profile:

We are looking for candidates that are high performing individuals with drive, a positive mindset and with a clear can do attitude.

You have experience, knowledge and understanding within areas like energy, digitalization, business development, innovation, transformation, strategy implementation and change.

  • Great passion, excitement and understanding of energy & technology, offshore wind and digitalisation in particular.

  • Higher education at university level or equivalent

  • At least 4 years experience as project manager or similar

  • Proven ability to successfully initiate, facilitate, plan and manage e.g. business, energy and digitalization projects

  • Strong communication capabilities and talent for building network and trusted relationship

  • Organized and structured

  • Fluent in English in addition to one of the Scandinavian languages

We can offer:

  • A unique opportunity to work in the interface towards industry, academia, government, start-ups and investors
  • The possibility to work with the world leading companies in the energy industry in our cluster, representing more than 35.000 employees.
  • A dynamic working environment at Fornebu
  • Exciting opportunities in a small and agile organization under development

 

Contacts

Preben Strøm, Managing Director
preben.strom@energyvalley.com
Mobile: +47 911 75 866

Location

Oksenøyveien 10, 1366 Lysaker, Norway
1366 Lysaker

Key information:

Employer: Energy Valley
Percentage of full-time: 100%
Application deadline: As soon as possible, latest 1/12 2019