Senior Compliance Officer

The Corporate Compliance unit has the overall responsibility for the compliance programme in Statkraft, including the topics of anti-corruption, fraud, anti-money laundering, competition law, sanctions and export control, and personal data protection. The compliance programme is well-established and is adjusted continuously in light of external developments.

The Senior Compliance Officer (Oslo) will be part of a team of 9 full-time professionals based in different geographies. The team encompasses a variety of professional backgrounds and has a strong focus on collaboration and learning. The Senior Compliance Officer (Oslo) will report to the Head of the Compliance team in Oslo, who in turn reports to the VP of the Corporate Compliance unit.

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. 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.

Your role:

The role will work together with the rest of the team to continuously develop the compliance programme, provide support to ensure that the company complies with the increasingly demanding legislative frameworks and actively mitigates the risks we face in different markets. Below is a description of the types of tasks that fall to this role, including but not limited to:

  • Norwegian compliance legal advice: The Corporate Compliance unit has the mandate to provide legal advice on compliance related matters. You will be responsible for providing such advice in the Norwegian context, across several legislative topics related to compliance.
  • Support for M&A and investment projects: You will provide analytical and advisory support on M&A and investment projects arising in different geographies.
  • Risk assessment and support for mitigation: You will be involved in assessments of corruption and compliance risks and support for design of mitigation steps in the various business and staff areas.
  • Integrity due diligence reviews: You will be involved in conducting integrity due diligence reviews of potential partners for different business areas.
  • Training and communication activities: You will be involved in delivering business ethics and anti-corruption training in different parts of the company and contributing to communication initiatives on the topic.
  • Practical advice: Provide practical support and advice on compliance to new projects and initiatives in the business areas, as required.

The Senior Compliance Officer will collaborate closely with the rest of the compliance unit on a lot of cross-cutting collaboration projects. The Senior Compliance Officer may also be responsibility for managing additional consultant resources or temporary resources as required. There may be more travelling from time to time – but this can be adjusted based about the person taking the role.

Your profile:

  • 5-7 years of experience in compliance, anti-corruption and anti-fraud investigations, risk assessments and corruption and fraud prevention.
  • Excellent communication and languages skills: language skills - Norwegian & English
  • Precise, structured, and able to work systematically.
  • Ability to adapt and respond to change.
  • Excellent collaborative skills.
  • A Norwegian law degree would be considered as an advantage
  • Ability to work independently and with great sense of initiative.
  • Solution oriented and ability to deliver, within set timeframes.
  • High degree of business acumen.
  • Personal integrity and high ethical standards.
  • International experience would be an advantage.

Statkraft offers competitive terms of employment and benefits schemes, and we’re a trusted employer that puts the safety of our people first. We believe that a safe and healthy working environment is a matter of choice, not chance.

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


Recruitment process: Due to Norwegian summer holidays we aim to start the process after the 15th of August. 

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