Statkraft Markets and IT

Operational Risk Manager

We want to hear from you if you have what it takes to establish and administer robust Operational Risk management processes within a dynamic international trading environment.   Joining Statkraft in this newly create role means realising the potential of renewable energy and making a positive impact on our planet. 

Why Statkraft?

Statkraft has been making clean energy possible for over a century. That’s what we offer. 125 years of unrivalled expertise in supplying the world with what it needs most. We envision a world that runs entirely on renewable energy. Because in the fight against climate change, we don’t see renewable energy as part of the solution – we believe it must be the solution. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match. 

But there’s more work to be done – that’s why we need you to join us. 

This position is placed in the Markets & IT business area (known as ‘M’), which has more than 1000 employees primarily in Europe and the Nordics, but also in South America, India and USA. M’s major business activities are energy management, market analysis, and trading & origination.

As Operational Risk Manager you will:

  • Implement and maintain an Operational Risk management framework for Statkraft’s energy market operations,
  • Drive the Operational Risk management process
  • Implement and administer an incident reporting process
  • Promote a robust and healthy culture of open communication for continuous operational improvement
  • Establish and report on key operational performance indicators
  • Report to M management on status of actions to address corporate audit recommendations

About you:

  • A Master’s degree from a relevant discipline
  • 5-7 years relevant work experience predominantly from international energy or financial markets
  • Proven ability to initiate and build robust operational risk & incident management processes across multiple departments whilst managing multiple stakeholders
  • Strong team player thriving in a demanding operational working environment
  • Excellent cooperation and communication skills
  • Fluent in English.  Fluency in another European language would be an advantage


What we offer:

A career with Statkraft is a career filled with purpose – meaning that every employee is not just making a living, they are making a real difference to the planet, our communities and the future. Together, we work on the front lines of changing the game for renewable energy. From hydrogen development to algorithmic trading and everything in between. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match. This includes: 

  • Professional and personal development in an exciting company
  • A positive working environment characterised by competence, responsibility and innovation
  • Competitive terms of employment and excellent benefit schemes 

Statkraft manages critical infrastructure and services in several countries. The applicant must be eligible for security clearance and authorisation.

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