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Delivering the power to build a better world

Arbeidsgiver
Norsk Solar
Stillingstittel
Environmental & Social Manager (E&S)
Frist
05.09.2022
Ansettelsesform
Fast

Are you experienced within Environmental and Social work, and want to join our growing, international and dynamic company, developing power plants for corporations and industry in high-growth markets? 

The main purpose of the position

Norsk Solar delivers the power to build a better world. We provide clean, renewable solar solutions to corporate and industrial (C&I) entities in emerging markets. Our high-quality solar PV solutions produce cost-efficient and reliable electricity, helping companies meet their sustainability targets by cutting carbon emissions.

As our E&S Manager you will be leading our social and environmental work and ensure that each project meets Norsk Solar’s high ethical, environmental, and social standards. You will, in close collaboration with the project teams and the local country units, work to identify, review and manage social and environmental risks and impacts associated with our projects and investments and supporting the continuous development of our environmental and social policies, tools and practices.

The E&S Manager will be responsible for developing and maintaining our ESMS (Environmental and Social Management System), which forms the basis for all our work within E&S.

The E&S Manager reports to EVP HR, Legal & Compliance.

Key Activities

  • Ensure that all our renewable energy projects are in accordance with our Environmental and Social Policy and procedures
  • Ensure that we operate in full alignment with international standards and best practices
  • Set up, develop and manage the day-to-day operation of our environmental and social management system, which encompasses E&S appraisal of prospective investments, contracting and monitoring of E&S aspects during the construction of new renewable energy projects, and monitoring of the projects in O&M phase
  • Design and lead the work on E&S risk and impact assessments, and implement action plans
  • International collaboration with experts in renewable energy field and from development finance institutions
  • Visit project sites in target countries during project development stage and during project implementation and monitoring
  • Develop and deliver internal training and awareness initiatives, as well as E&S-reporting to key internal and external stakeholders.


Qualifications

  • University degree
  • Minimum 5 years of experience within similar roles
  • Experience in development and implementation of environmental and social management systems
  • Experience in environmental and social due diligence (ESDD) of renewable energy projects and environmental and social risk appraisal in international financing
  • Experience IFC Performance Standards and WB EHS Guidelines
  • Knowledge of OHS management in renewable energy construction and operation, including experience in ISO 45 001 experience in analysing corporate social responsibility aspects, identifying risks, and evaluating impacts, and sustainability reporting – experience in renewable energy sector is considered an asset
  • Knowledge of environmental and social aspects, including risks, impacts and mitigation measures, associated with project implementation in developing countries
  • Knowledge of international environmental and social best practice standards (incl. management systems, labour and human rights, land use, stakeholder engagement, environmental issues)
  • Some experience with project coordination, management or similar
  • Fluent in English, written and orally


Personal Characteristics

  • Excellent communication skills and capacity to produce clear analytical text
  • Independent, practical and results-oriented worker, who is skilled in identifying challenges and actively finding solutions to them
  • Strong integrity
  • Other languages besides English is considered and asset
  • Perform well under pressure - Able to multitask and handle multiple priorities in a structured manner, and you meet deadlines
  • Collaborative – a team player
  • You have experienced from and you want to work in a diverse cultural environment


We offer
 

For the right candidate we can offer an attractive position in a growth company in an exciting renewable energy industry. The work environment is characterized by highly skilled and experienced professionals with strong results and business focus, but it is also informal. Your colleagues have strong drive, they are dedicated, and solution-oriented.

 

Om arbeidsgiveren

Norsk Solar delivers the power to build a better world. We provide clean, renewable solar solutions to corporate and industrial (C&I) entities in emerging markets. Our high-quality solar PV solutions produce cost-efficient and reliable electricity, helping companies meet their sustainability targets by cutting carbon emissions.

Norsk Solar has over 100 MW in operation or under development in emerging markets and is a fast-growing independent solar power producer, targeting 2 GW under management in 2025.

The company was established in 2017 in Stavanger, Norway, and today has more than 25 employees representing 15 nationalities. Norsk Solar has offices in Norway, Ukraine, South Africa, Brazil, and Vietnam.

Sektor
Privat
Sted
Møllergata 23-25, 0179 Oslo
Bransje
Kraft og energi
Stillingsfunksjon
Prosjektledelse
Arbeidsspråk
Engelsk,
Norsk

Nøkkelord

Renewables, Solar

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Kontaktperson
Øyvind Svenning
Stillingstittel
Avdelingsleder
Telefon
932 61 086
Kontaktperson
Åshild Austigard
Stillingstittel
Senior Rådgiver
Telefon
475 09 025
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Sist endret 6. sep. 2022 00:10

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