International Trainee – Junior Business Developer O&M at Vattenfall AB

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Do you want to work on one of the biggest challenges of humankind? And having fun while doing so? That’s our promise to you! Become one of the 20 International Trainees at Vattenfall and kickstart your climate smarter career. Together you will contribute to a fossil free future.

We offer you one year of exploring all we have to offer. Enjoy meetups with your international team of likeminded individuals, each leading with their own expertise. Explore what’s happening in each business area during the seminar weeks. And grow your superpowers by being naturally curious in your assignments outside of your expertise.

Each of the 20 trainee positions is unique, linked to a department within a specific business area and a working location. This means that each position has its own specific responsibilities, challenges and matching profile.

What do we expect from you as Junior Business Developer in O&M?

Within the Business Area offshore Wind you will be part of Supply Chain & Systems, which have the responsibility to develop and implement strategies to manage the needs of our wind farms including providing commercial support to the wind farms, develop the systems and processes and ensuring the readiness to operate new wind farms or wind farms moving into full control. The is unit is a vital part of the journey to be a best in class operator and it creates a lot of existing opportunities to take part in.

Key responsibilities:

  • Support projects within Supply Chain & Systems;
  • Manage own business development tasks across the function;
  • Prepare communication material;
  • Prepare data analysis;
  • Enhance interface management between interrelated departments;
  • Support the development of strategies and the implementation of those;
  • Support on process development and implementations;
  • Coordinate stakeholders within the O&M Delivery organization.

Who are you?

Whether you want a climate smarter career as an energy specialist, visionary manager or inspirational project lead in the energy sector. We offer you these possibilities within the trainee programme. We are looking for recent graduates holding an academic degree. You are fluent in English. Skills in other world languages can be a merit. Furthermore, you are willing to relocate for possible assignments throughout the organization. Of course you identify yourself with our principles: active, open, positive and safe.

As an International Trainee Junior Business Developer in O&M you recognize yourself in the following qualifications:

  • Analytical mindset;
  • Ability to scope and drive projects;
  • Self-motivated, a quick leaner and enjoy meeting new people;
  • Have experience with communication to a broad audience;
  • Are strong in written communication using PowerPoint and have a strong command of Excel;
  • Experience with PowerBI or similar tool is a benefit.

Location: You will be working in the Business Area Offshore Wind and the position is located in Kolding, Denmark.

What we offer you

Vattenfall International Trainee Programme is the kickstart of your career within Vattenfall. You will have the opportunity to develop your professional and personal skills over the course of a year. In the Trainee Programme you will take part in international workshops and site visits during the seminar weeks.

You will have the opportunity to work abroad and get a good overview of our entire organization. Each position comes with a competitive salary and an excellent remuneration package.

Application process

We welcome your application in English, including resume and cover letter via the application button at this page. Last day to apply is February 16th, 2020. Selection period starts in February, followed by interviews in March. An assessment is also part of the recruitment process and will take place in April. The recruitment process will be finalized around the end of April. The last step will be a pre-employment screening. Starting date of the Vattenfall International Trainee Programme will be September 1st, 2020.

We look forward to your application! If you have any questions regarding the Trainee Programme in general or the specific trainee position, contact responsible recruiter Jette Ingeberg, +45 2257 0751 or

Our Organization

At Vattenfall you can free your superpowers! We are one of the European market leaders in the generation of renewable energy and are primarily active in Scandinavia, Germany, Denmark, UK and the Netherlands. We take our responsibility seriously and together we are making the change towards fossil freedom. Our goal is to enable a fossil-free living within one generation. We are a dynamic company with an international focus and a social face at the heart of society.

Diversity & inclusion – in everything we do

At Vattenfall we build on the fact that diverse teams can outperform homogeneous teams. But we can only unleash and leverage the power of diversity, if we make everybody feel included.

Since Vattenfall is a part of the Swedish critical infrastructure, many of our services are security classed. If this position is security classed the final candidates might be subjected to a security vetting process, according to the Swedish legislation.