Statkraft AS

International Trainee Programme: HR Trainee, Attraction and Mobility

Are you looking to start your career as a trainee in a company where you’ll be surrounded by and learn from smart people who truly care about their work positively impacting the green energy transition?

Statkraft’s International Trainee Programme is a great introduction into working life. You will spend 16-months learning and developing yourself alongside other graduates, and kick start your career in renewables. The programme consists of three job rotations across the company, of which at least one will be abroad. As a trainee, you will participate in various professional development courses and gatherings to acquire new skills and share experiences. You will also become a part of our brand-new CEO-led Future Board initiative– an advisory board made up of trainees and young professionals at Statkraft. For the first time ever, young graduates get a seat at the table, and will help shape our future.

HR Trainee, Attraction and Mobility
Location: Oslo, Norway

If you are passionate about people and finding creative and meaningful ways for employees to really believe in what they do and the place they work, this is the trainee role for you!

Our Corporate HR department is made up of business enablers who are the backbone to almost everything we do at Statkraft, providing seamless and value-adding work to the organisation and playing an important role in our mission towards a carbon free future. We have three key Centres of Expertise in Corporate HR consisting of People Development, Workforce Shaping & Culture and Attraction & Mobility. This trainee position will be based In the Attraction and Mobility which has responsibility for recruitment, internal mobility, employer branding, onboarding, and early careers programs at a group level.

As a trainee in the Attraction and Mobility team, you will take part in three rotations that will cover:

  • Work with end to end recruitment across various areas, countries, and specializations including sourcing, pipelining, and analytics.
  • Learn about strategic employer branding both internally and externally and how to do it effectively across a global organization
  • Support our internal mobility strategy and programs on a global level
  • Participate in various projects including new tools and technology

About you:

We look for an HR trainee with the right mindset and essential skills to help us future-proof our business and renewable energy solutions. This includes:

  • Master`s degree in business/finance or human resources
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills/comfortable presenting
  • Ability to think creativity and come up with new and innovative solutions
  • Enjoys working with people cross-functionally and geographically
  • Self-driven, comfortable working in a high tempo environment
  • Fluency in English is required

Non-Essential skills that would be beneficial to have include:

  • Ability to create social media content or digital editing skills is an asset
  • Fluency in other European languages would be an asset (French, Italian, Spanish, dutch or German)
  • Experience in a previous internship or relevant work experience (ideally HR areas)

At Statkraft, we’re always looking for people with great social and communication skills. People who love to lead, teach and help others learn.

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 and we need your help in doing that. With us, you’ll shape and build a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match.

What we offer

  • Unlimited learning opportunities at various levels of the organisation including Linkedin Learning and inspiring leaderships program like IMD
  • The chance to grow your career alongside a truly global network of experts, leaders, specialists and graduates from different countries and backgrounds
  • The opportunity to work somewhere with pride, and to be able to honestly say “My work is contributing to saving the planet”
  • A work culture that puts emphasis on the individual, offering flexible working solutions, parental leave and work life balance principles
  • A focus on fun outside of work, supported by various activity groups such as soccer, yoga, sailing, climbing, boxing, cabin rentals, and much more (programmes vary depending on location) 

Practical information

To apply please attach your CV, motivation letter and certificates/grade transcripts. In your application clearly specify which of the roles above you are interested in (can be multiple).  If multiple locations are presented, please specify wanted location.

To be eligible to apply, please note that you must hold a completed Master’s Degree within September 2022, and have no more than two years of work experience (excluding internships, summer jobs, part-time jobs and similar). 

For more information about the International Trainee Programme please access our website,

Deadline to apply is October 3rd, 2021.

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


For questions please reach out to, and we will handle your request as soon as possible.

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