Head of Business Development Support - Operations & Maintenance

Statkraft Energi AS
Head of Business Development Support, Operations&Maintenance
Bli kjent med Statkraft AS

Company Description

Statkraft has been making clean energy possible for over a century. That is 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 do not see renewable energy as part of the solution – we believe it must be the solution. Renew the way the world is powered. With us, you will shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match. 

But there is more work to be done – that is why we encourage you to join!

Job Description

The ‘O&M Technology & Process’ department provides governance and services to Statkraft assets to enable optimization of operations and maintenance of our assets and has a key role to lead and develop state-of the art technical solutions, safeguard critical functions, with focus on lifetime asset perspective, group synergies and cost effectiveness for Statkraft as a whole. Following Statkraft strategy towards 2030 with strong power growth ambitions. Group O&M has a group-wide responsibility to define requirements, processes and guidelines on how to conduct O&M in Statkraft and to review the implementation of these. Group O&M delivers standardized services that enable Statkraft to capture value from synergies and provides expertise support to business units in both the development and operational phases.

The Head of Business Development plays a key role in building and developing a team. You contribute to the strategic development as a central member of the Technology and BDS management team which is part of the central unit responsible for supporting Operation and Maintenance over the entire of Statkraft within all technology areas. You will act as a role-model for Statkraft culture and values and inspire the organization to continuously develop and improve. The Head of Business Development Support shall manage the unit to ensure the safety, well-being, and development of employees, while developing the organization to deliver on business priorities and ensure collaboration with other units and overseeing the overall planning, budgeting, and performance management process within the unit.

Main tasks include:

  • Support on all Operation and Maintenance (O&M) aspects, OPEX costs and strategies from O&M Technology and Process to all Business Areas on business development, projects and Merger & Acquisition (M&A) processes. 
  • Maintain close dialogue with the regions, including the regional Operational Representatives and Prepare for Operation (PFO) teams to ensure new learnings and experiences are transferred adequately into requirements and new projects 
  • Deliver commercial driven support to business development across O&M topics, coordinated from O&M Technology and Process 
  • Facilitate estimation of Operational Expenditures (OPEX), contract negotiations, Prepare for Operations 
  • Coordinate business development activities include relevant governance; requirements, guidelines, work processes, etc. from all technologies in O&M Technology & Process to ensure profit optimization and safe operations 
  • Support contract negotiations with strategies and tactics  
  • Support Merger & Acquisition processes 
  • Support Prepare for Operation activities 


  • Higher relevant education within Electro technical / Mechanical / Industrial economy, preferably at Master´s level. 
  • Solid experience from the energy industry (preferably within Hydropower, Wind or solar) in Value Engineering of projects, Technology management and O&M 
  • Ability to collaborate constructively with business and functional leaders  
  • High personal integrity and ethical standards with strong HSSE understanding and commitment  
  • Capability to build the organization, processes, and structures required to deliver on a new and large business ambition  
  • Progressive and pro-active with an effective way of work and utilize the organization 
  • Strong communication skills in both English and Norwegian 

Additional information

A career with Statkraft is a career filled with purpose – meaning that every employee is not just making a living, they are making a real difference to the planet, our communities and the future. Together, we work on the front lines of changing the game for renewable energy. From hydrogen development to algorithmic trading and everything in between. We have 125 years of unrivalled expertise in creating the technologies that put ecosystems, communities and our environment first. With us, you’ll shape a career that is truly forward-facing with many amazing opportunities and offerings to match. This includes:

  • An opportunity to influence the framework conditions for renewable energy and contributing to a greener society
  • Professional and personal development in an exciting global company
  • Unlimited learning opportunities at various levels of the organization
  • The chance to grow your career alongside a truly global network of experts, leaders, specialists and graduates from different countries and backgrounds
  • A work culture that puts emphasis on the individual, offering flexible working solutions, parental leave, and work life balance principles
  • 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 and background checks will be conducted before hire.

The position will be located at Lilleaker, Oslo.

For further information please contact Robin Peter Harold Wood, Vice President, Technology and BDS, at robin.wood@statkraft.com or +47 97002928.

To apply, please submit your CV and application as soon as possible as we are reviewing applications on a rolling basis, and latest within 16th of April.

Lilleakerveien 6, 0283 Oslo
Kraft og energi
Forretningsutvikling og strategi


Technology&Process, operations&maintenance, Businessdevelopment, Sustainability

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Robin Peter Harold Wood
VP Technology and BDS
970 02 928
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Lilleakerveien 6, 0283 Oslo

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Sist endret 17. apr. 2023 00:12

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