Freyr AS is hiring an Environmental Sustainability Manager

Freyr AS
Environmental Sustainability Manager at Freyr AS

Environmental Sustainability Manager at Freyr AS
FREYR plans to develop up to 43 GWh of battery cell production capacity by 2025 to position the company as one of Europe’s largest battery cell suppliers. The facilities will be located in the Mo i Rana industrial complex in Northern Norway, leveraging Norway’s highly skilled workforce and abundant, low-cost renewable energy sources from hydro and wind in a crisp, clear and energized environment. Corporate headquarters are located in the Oslo area.

FREYR will supply safe, high energy density and cost competitive clean battery cells to the rapidly growing global markets for electric vehicles, energy storage, and marine applications.

For more information, please visit www.freyrbattery.com.

Freyr AS is hiring an Environmental Sustainability Manager
We will build at least 4 battery cell factories of increasing size in Mo i Rana as a significant contribution to the transition to a green economy. Without batteries there can be no real change in the global energy system, the key to limiting global warming. These factories are a significant contribution to a more sustainable future.

We are deeply committed conducting our business responsibly and contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

The Environmental Sustainability Manager will play a critical role in realizing FREYR's goal of delivering sustainable battery cells and accelerating decarbonization of the world’s energy systems. The Environmental Sustainability Manager will establish environmental sustainability goals, lead accounting, analysis and reporting of environmental metrics, identify environmental footprint reduction projects, and monitor and report on FREYR's sustainability accomplishments to internal and external stakeholders.


  • Lead initiatives on energy; carbon management; greenhouse gas (GHG) inventory; science based targets; transportation; water; waste; and renewable energy
  • Manage measurement, calculation, and accounting of sustainability metrics including greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions (Scope 1, 2, & 3), energy, water, and waste
  • Support development of sustainability KPIs, including SBTi, and support development of approach for Scope 3 Value Chain emissions accounting
  • Work with procurement, logistics and manufacturing operations teams to build effective environmental data management, tracking, analysis and reporting processes
  • Support internal and external sustainability certification, audit and compliance processes, including sustainability requests (surveys, evaluations, questionnaires, scorecards and regulatory submissions) from customers, suppliers and relevant stakeholders
  • Support the completion of various questionnaires and disclosures including potentially CDP, Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), TCFD, Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), and others
  • Analyze data including energy, water, and waste
  • Monitor progress, manage risks, resolve issues, and regularly report to relevant stakeholders
  • Maintain and build relationships internally and externally with key stakeholders
  • Prepare proposals and presentations, and support communications initiatives


  • Bachelor’s degree in a field related to Environmental Management, Data Science, or a similarly technical and engineering-minded field preferred
  • At least 5 years' experience developing processes and preparing environmental calculations that align with the leading ESG frameworks including World Business Council for Sustainable Development guidelines on Greenhouse Gas (GHG) Reporting Protocol, the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), and the Carbon Disclosure Project (CDP)
  • Experience developing environmental data collection systems, tools, databases, models and/or software
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Power BI
  • Proficiency in English required


  • Advanced degree in Environmental Management, Data Science, or a similarly technical and engineering-minded field preferred.
  • Experience contributing to Corporate ESG Reports.
  • Experience designing Scope 3 emissions approach for Value Chain Accounting
  • Knowledge of environmental regulations and sustainability requirements, including EU Taxonomy


  • Strong organizational, planning, and project management skills
  • Capacity to work independently and simultaneously handle a variety of complex matters under deadline
  • Proven problem solving abilities
  • Takes personal responsibility
  • Co-operative
  • Ambitious
  • Empathetic
  • Commercial mindset
  • Strong self-leadership
  • Thrives in start-up environment
  • Structured and organized

We offer the right candidate an important role in developing Norway's first battery cell production facilities. Energy storage is an important key to the world's switch to a sustainable, green economy. Freyr is a frontrunner in Europe's rush to build capacity in battery production. A shift from fossil fuel to electricity-from-renewables could deliver 75 - 90% of the CO2 emission reductions required. Freyr has to move fast. The world needs both battery cells now, and ever better battery cells in the future. With us you will learn a lot and a lot will be expected of you. We aim to pick high performers that will slot in immediately.

Register CV and a letter of motivation to be considered.

Respond by: 15. august 2021
Start Date: To be agreed
Location: Mo i Rana, Oslo, Trondheim, Home

For further questions about the position or process, please contact Jefferson Wells;
Steinar Instefjord e-mail: steinar.instefjord@jeffersonwells.no

1366 Lysaker
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