Strategic Sourcing Specialist

Corvus Energy AS
Strategic sourcing specialist

Would you like to be a part of developing the next generation of maritime fuel cells?

February 1st, 2021 Corvus Energy announced that we will start the development of marine fuel-cell systems with hydrogen fuel-cell technology from our partner Toyota. An interdisciplinary organization with cutting-edge expertise in relevant disciplines is being established in Bergen during first half of 2021, offering a unique opportunity to take part in the product development from the early beginning. 

Combining Corvus Energy`s experience from Marine Energy Storage System with the world-leading fuel cell technology from Toyota, will enable high capacity and cost competitive systems to the market. Adding fuel cell modules to our product portfolio is a natural step for Corvus and advances our vision to be the leading supplier of zero-emission solutions for the maritime industry. 

Corvus Energy is spearheading a collaboration with Norwegian partners Equinor, shipowners Norled and Wilhelmsen, ship design company LMG Marin, the NCE Maritime CleanTech cluster and R&D institution the University of South-Eastern Norway (USN). 

Job description

  • Ensure a good supply chain approach for the fuel cell system together with the FC development team & Operations
  • High focus on developing all relevant supplier relations that enables external contributions to our prototype production. Ensure that these interactive relations represent a good fit with our state-of-the-art series production with high focus on quality, maritime requirements and cost reduction through economy of scale
  • Ensure prototype activity with functional NDA arrangements, and prepare for balanced RFQ's and negotiations with suppliers and vendors of components & systems for serial production 

Main areas of expertise:

  • Piping & piping modules, valves and flanges, with focus on high quality materials
  • Requirements for certification of materials, traceability and manufacturing quality
  • Welding procedures, specs and quality
  • Coolers & heat exchangers
  • Machining and fabrication of mechanical components
  • Active dialogue and correspondence with external contributors
  • Follow up and drive supplier activities within the fuel cell project
  • Ensure that project activity prepares for good RFQ's and negotiations
  • Perform cost breakdowns and profit analysis within project alternatives
  • A good liaison between FC project and Strategic Sourcing 

Qualifications and work experience

  • Bachelor's in business / supply chain - extended experience may substitute for formal education
  • Work experience from similar component scope is required
  • Familiarity with supply chain development, Supplier Agreements & Contracts, RFQ processes & Supplier Negotiations
  • Digital knowledge in Microsoft Office, Microsoft Dynamics, Excel expertise 
  • English fluent, Norwegian is preferable

Personal qualifications

  • A high level of business acumen and the ability to see opportunities
  • Likes to negotiate and find solutions
  • Are structured and enjoys a well written contract 
  • Enjoy delving into new areas and technology
  • Have a positive attitude towards knowledge sharing and supporting team members
  • Have an eye for both details and overview perspective
  • Are able to discuss problems and solutions in an open manner and be challenged on your decisions

We offer

  • An exciting position within the Maritime Fuel Cell and Battery Industry Worldwide
  • To be part of the exciting journey to establish a development environment within Maritime Fuel Cells
  • To become a part of a dedicated international team with a common goal to power a clean future
  • Competitive salary and benefits

Application deadline: May 24, 2021.

We encourage candidates to submit an early application. Relevant candidates will be called for an interview on an ongoing basis.

Our recruitment partner

IKM RADA AS is a future-oriented consulting company that delivers highly qualified employees to the largest companies in Norway. We have extensive experience in recruitment and consulting. " We have the people who create the future"

We are ready to find the best resources with the right skills!

Om arbeidsgiveren

Corvus Energy, headquartered in Bergen, is the leading supplier of Energy Storage Systems for maritime, oil and gas, subsea and port applications. By combining technological excellence in developing battery systems with what we like to call maritime DNA, we have since the start in 2009 been pioneers in what is today considered the main green technology for reducing emissions from ships.

Corvus Energy has offices and manufacturing in Canada and Norway, along with a global sales and service network.

Sandbrekketoppen 30, 5224 Nesttun
Kraft og energi,
Forretningsutvikling og strategi


Strategisk innkjøp, supply chain, Business development

Spørsmål om stillingen

Marita Tunes Meland
Daglig Leder/Partner
920 23 726
Karianne Maltun/Corvus Energy AS
954 35 727
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