Vice President Strategy, Market Operations & IT

The main activities of the Business Area Market Operations & IT are energy management for Statkraft’s assets, trading & origination and market access services in Europe, South America and India. In addition the business area contains local business support, finance & risk support, and IT services. In M there are 650 employees. 

As head of Strategy in Market Operations & IT (M) you will lead strategy development and change processes across M, in close cooperation with senior management, the M organisation and Corporate Strategy. You will join the M Strategy & Development management team that spans Communication, HR, Regulatory Affairs and Strategy. 

We are seeking a person with business understanding, management experience and senior project management skills within strategy, change management and implementation.


Your role:

  • Work closely with the M management team in developing the M strategy and implementing it
  • Take the role as owner’s representative or project manager on strategy and implementation projects
  • Represent M towards Corporate Strategy and the other business areas on strategy issues, and be an active contributor to the corporate strategy network
  • Work closely with your colleagues in the M Strategy & Development management team across issues of communication, HR, HSSE, organisational development, regulatory affairs and strategy


Your profile: 

  • Senior project management skills within strategy and implementation
  • Strong communication and interpersonal capabilities in a multicultural environment
  • Change management capabilities. Comfortable taking on both a leading and an advisory role.
  • Analytical skills
  • Energy market and business understanding
  • Management experience
  • Higher education at university level or equivalent
  • Fluent in English (oral and writing) and preferably also German or one of the Scandinavian languages


Statkraft offers:

  • Professional and personal development in an exciting global company
  • A positive working environment characterised by expertise, responsibility and innovation
  • A diverse workplace with regard to gender, age and cultural background
  • Competitive terms of employment and excellent benefit schemes

Some travelling must be expected.

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Ketil Fodstad (SVP Strategy & Development)
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