Statkraft AS

International Trainee Programme: Procurement Agent Trainee, Group Procurement.

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 – an advisory board made up of trainees and young professionals at Statkraft who will advise and challenge our CEO on key issues and topics. For the first time ever, young professionals get a seat at the table, and will help shape our future here at Statkraft.  


Procurement Agent Trainee, Group Procurement  
Location: Oslo 

As a trainee in EPP, you will join and contribute the Category teams for civil and electro-mechanical works and services. In this role you will conduct spend and market analytics to develop and ensure effective strategies and relationship management with our suppliers.   

In this role you’ll learn to: 

  • Perform spend analysis and supplier market research as input for category and project strategies 

  • Promote and implement category strategies in the regions 

  • Contribute making category management’s performance measurable. Develop and maintain respective dashboard solutions.  

  • Play an active role in managing the relations to our key suppliers with a special focus on Sustainable Supply Chain Management 

  • Provide category specific contract management support to refurbishment projects at the existing hydropower plants.  

  • Support Group Procurement for the Business Areas Production and Markets by working towards procurement excellence.  

About you: 

  • Master’s degree in Industrial engineering and/or Business, typically with a major in Logistics, Operations and Supply Chain Management.  

  • Analytical skills and motivation to work diligently with supplier markets intelligence 

  • Understanding of the project process with a special focus on procurement and contract management.  

  • Strong cooperation and communication skills 

  • Ability to be hands-on and perform high quality work within tight deadlines 

  • Will be based at Oslo, but traveling to the powerplants is to be expected  

  • Fluency in English required (other languages are advantageous) 

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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