Wind Farm Ramp Up Project Manager

Application Deadline

Vattenfall is one of Europe’s largest electricity generators and producer of heat and operates in Sweden, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK. Our strategy is to reduce emissions from power generation with a road map to achieving climate neutrality by 2050.

Vattenfall BU Onshore Wind is now looking for the right person to fill the position of Wind Farm Ramp up Project Manager

The Wind Farm Ramp up Project Manager (PM) will work in Onshore Wind projects during the construction phase and is responsible for ramp-up activities of new wind farms to ensure a smooth hand-over to Asset Management and O&M Delivery. The role sits within the Day 1 Readiness team in the Project Delivery department.
The PM is the driving force which brings together a wide network of stakeholders in BA Wind and sets the necessary structure and project management practices for timely delivery of O&M processes including IT systems of new wind farms. This will be achieved by creating strong cooperation with key stakeholders such as the construction project team, Asset Management, O&M Delivery, DDOM program, and IT. Key elements are: maintenance process, material management process and supply chain, RDSPP and asset register, document management system, SCADA/CMS and service order interface with Wind Turbine supplier. The PM will:
  • Continuously update the pipeline of ramp-up projects based on new-built sites
  • Plan and secure resources needed in the projects
  • Lead, motivate, and support the project team 
  • Actively manage stakeholders and their expectations
  • Capture lessons learned and improve the process
  • Participate in DDOM Service Execution implementation projects as workstream lead or PM for the overall scope.

Required skills and knowledge:
Our best candidate has a relevant degree, with a minimum of five years relevant work experience in a similar position. Your command of English is strong, both verbally and written. Project management best practice knowledge and experience.

As a person you are structured, independent, and result oriented. You have superior interpersonal skills and the ability to simplify complexity. You are a team player who actively engages people by asking, sharing, helping or asking for help. You are also pro-active, transparent and sound communication skill. Experience with SAP is a benefit in this role.

Our offer
Good remuneration, a challenging and international work environment, and the possibility to work with some of the best in the field. You will be working in interdisciplinary teams and you can always count on support from committed colleagues. We offer attractive employment conditions and opportunities for personal and professional development.

Any Vattenfall location (preferably Amsterdam or Solna). There will be a need for international travel.
More information
For more information about the position or the recruitment process you are welcome to contact Marlies van Heymbeeck, Recruiter, +31 6 15604138.
We welcome your application in English, including CV and cover letter via the application button at this page. Last day to apply is February 1st.
Our organization
Energy is our contribution to quality of life – day after day. With around 20,000 colleagues Vattenfall provides comprehensive electricity and heating offerings to several million customers in northern Europe. For the work ahead we need people who are fully dedicated to our customers and to a sustainable society – people like you.

Business Area Wind is responsible for Vattenfall’s Onshore and Offshore Wind as well as other non-hydro Renewable activities like solar PV and batteries. Today we develop, construct and operate wind generation in Sweden, Denmark, Germany, the Netherlands and the UK. In addition, we have a clear strategy to develop our solar PV and battery operations further.

Last updated: 2019-01-15 15:45