Michael Page · Publicerad 20 sept

About our client
Our client is an international company, global leader on its markets.
They are looking for an Energy Director for the Nordic region, reporting to the VP Energy Europe, based in southern Europe.

Job description
You will be responsible for developing and implementing the energy strategy for the company in Norway and Iceland associated with the existing operations. More particularly, you will be in charge of :
  • Optimizing, from a commercial point of view, the energy supply and distribution contracts around the asset portfolio
  • Devising and implementing future energy procurement strategies for the assets in Norway
  • Managing political and industrial contacts in Norway in order to influence the development of energy and climate change policy and regulations
  • Providing technical support on political and industrial contacts in Iceland in order to influence the development of the power system policy and regulations
  • Managing our position within Industrial Associations in Norway and providing technical support to manage our position within industrial Associations in Iceland
  • Defining strategies for the procurement of economically priced energy and leading long-term power contract negotiations for Alcoa's businesses in Norway
  • Building a capability for the company to manage the energy and emissions trading positions of the company in Norway and Iceland profitably
  • Positioning of our businesses in Norway and Iceland with respect to the EU emissions trading scheme leading Alcoa's input on climate change policies locally
Finally, you will work closely with our Country Managers in the Nordic region and our VP Energy Development for Europe, based in Spain, guiding and assisting them in political interaction, defining political strategies and leading our lobby efforts on energy with government, regulators and industry in Norway, Iceland and EU.

Who we are looking for
With minimum a Bachelor's degree, you have 5+ years experience in Nordic Energy management and negotiations, preferably with utility or within the energy sector.
You have strong communication skills and persuasiveness. You like to network, interact with others, being part of decision makers circles, and convince.
You speak and write fluent English and Norwegian.

What's on offer
Please send us your CV in English.

Mathieu Moisan is in charge of the recruitment process.

Do you want to automatically receive the latest opportunities in your inbox? Sign up for MyPage and remain informed about the most recent job offers in your area of expertise. Or follow our Job Twitter.
+ Läs mer om jobbet