Northvolt has an exciting job offer for a Program Manager to join our Northvolt Ett program team.
As program manager, you will take ownership of the Northvolt Ett project execution in a subset of the large-scale battery factory being built in Northern Sweden. Your responsibilities will cover both the design phase as well as the execution phase.
Program managers are sought for the following areas of the factory: active material manufacturing (chemical processing), electrode manufacturing, battery cell assembly and process utilities (e.g. clean room, chemical utilities etc.). As program manager, you will be responsible for managing and coordinating the delivery of the factory, from designing the program to commissioning the final equipment. You will be the key person in one of the largest factory projects in Europe, ensuring building, process utilities and manufacturing equipment is delivered on time and according to budget.
As program manager, you will be responsible for prioritizing project resources, managing Northvolt partners and ensuring the cost and timeliness of projects are according to plan. Over time, you are expected to build up and strengthen the in-house team.
The program manager will work across a number of different disciplines within Northvolt, including Construction, Process Design, Automation and Procurement. You will work with your project resources on a daily basis but will, in addition to that, have daily interactions with respective workstream leaders in Northvolt.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to:
In general, you have experience in driving and leading large and complex projects. You are execution-oriented and can motivate your colleagues and team to go the extra mile.
You have experience from a 1st tier management consulting company, or experience as project manager driving greenfield/brownfield projects in demanding industries, e.g. Mining, Oil & Gas, Pharmaceutical, Automotive, Semi-conductor manufacturing.
You may have experience from projects such as building new sites, installing new equipment, and/or major re-work on current infrastructure. Your involvement in such projects has been in designing and planning and/or driving and tracking execution of such projects, as well as being deeply involved in day-to-day problem solving.
You are creative, open-minded and willing to work on many tasks at the same time, from double checking a calculation from an equipment vendor, to filling out an excel template to leading a complex multi-month installation exercise.
Apply with CV and cover letter or your complete LinkedIn profile.
The role is based in Stockholm, but there will be frequent travelling to the factory site in Skellefteå.
Planned starting date is ASAP.
World leading technique
Top specialists as team peers
Fast paced & entrepreneurial culture
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.
The future needs high-quality, green batteries. And it needs lots of them.
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!