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Environmental coordinator

  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Västerås +1 more
  • Applications are considered on a rolling basis
  • Västerås +1 more


Northvolt has an exciting job offer for an Environmental/sustainability coordinator to join our passionate team in Stockholm and Västerås.

In joining us you will play an important part from the very start in building one of the first large scale European battery factories. Northvolt will play an important role in the transformation to a carbon free society.

The Environmental coordinator will be in charge of management systems compliances, LCA coordination and calculations, sustainability compliances, REACH etc. As future leader in the company you will have the opportunity to build a competent and dependable project team from scracth, capable to scale Northvolt’s operations in Sweden and beyond. You will be in charge of setting up and executing the long term sustainability in the company reporting to the EHS Director.

The unit will primarily support the Environmental, Finance and Legal team to create a professional sustainability compliance overall in the company.

You will be working intimately with the process and procurement team with demands and sustainability diligence related issues. Our aim is to leverage on the green factory ambition as we grow the company.

In general you have experience in the field and have been driving large, innovative and challenging environmental compliance projects with high demands on sustainability from employer, customers and other stakeholders.

Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • environmental related due diligence support for the finance and procurement team
  • develop and implement environmental, safety and energy management systems
  • compliance related to directives (for instance REACH)

The person we are looking for is strongly goal oriented, curious and eager to learn. You will get the chance to have a real impact on our success story in Sweden (to start with) and see the results of your work. Our organization requires and values great self-discipline and a natural talent to make things happen. The environmental coordinator is a vital member of the EHS team and key to Northvolt's mission to enable the future of energy.

Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.

Full time employment, fixed salary.
Planned starting date is January 2019/asap.

Work with great people


Skills & Requirements


  • A degree in Environmental/MSc or Relevant University Degree
  • 5+ years working experience in environmental management or sustainability management
  • Track record of successul environment management achievements
  • Curious, technically educated and with a strong business background
  • Must have worked in multi-cultural environment
  • Experience and interest in manufacturing industry is a plus

Specific Skills/Abilities

  • Excellent English written and oral skills, Swedish is a plus
  • Highly organized and result-driven
  • An eye for detail
  • Proactive and goes beyond expectations
  • Exceptionally good negotiation and problem-solving skills
  • Has a can do attitude and an entrepreneurial spirit
  • Ability to work under high pressure and tight deadlines, excellent time management
  • Ability to work well with others in a team environment, as well as independently
  • Ability to work in a high profile and often high pressured international environment
  • Qualities that we cherish are flexibility, sense of quality, friendliness, motivation to take on new challenges, grit and a sense of humor
  • Passionate & purpose driven

Great Place to Work

  • World leading technique

  • Top specialists as team peers

  • International environment

  • Start-up possibilities

  • Warrant program

  • Wellness grant & Team Training Tuesdays

About the company

Northvolt was founded in 2016 with the mission to build the world’s greenest battery cell, with a minimal carbon footprint and the highest ambitions for recycling, to enable the European transition to renewable energy. Northvolt’s team of experts is building the next generation battery cell factory focused on process innovation, scale and vertical integration. Once completed, it will be Europe’s largest battery cell factory and produce 32 GWh worth of capacity annually.

We are currently in an exciting fast-growing phase and operate in a busy, fast moving environment, dealing with a wide range of stakeholders. We are staffing our international office in Stockholm, our R&D facility, Northvolt Labs, in Västerås, as well as our Gdansk facility for production of battery systems. We are also preparing for upcoming positions at the main factory, Northvolt Ett, in Skellefteå.

We want to work with experienced battery experts as well as talented and purpose driven people from all kinds of disciplines to make this happen. Those of us already on board share a bold streak and a passion for our mission. We are prepared to work hard in pursuit of excellence. We enjoy the ride and our main drive is to make a difference for real. We are a team dedicated to thinking new, working hard and having fun. Join us today!

Emma Nehrenheim | Hiring Manager

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