Strategy Advisor

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Do you want to be part of accelerating the journey towards a fossil free society? Do you want to play a key role in Vattenfall making this possible in one generation? If yes, we have a great opportunity for you!

Vattenfall is one of Europe's largest producers of electricity and heat and 100% owned by the Swedish state with approximately 20,000 employees driving the journey to fossil free. We are a dynamic and international organization with main markets in Sweden, Germany, the Netherlands, Denmark, the UK and France. Our goal is to make fossil-free living possible within one generation and give you the opportunity to free your superpowers.

Within Strategy and Business Development we are looking for a leading expert in the energy transition to add value to core strategic initiatives at Vattenfall and be part of formulating new strategies. By contributing your superpowers and energy market expertise you will help shape the future of Vattenfall. Strategy and Business Development accelerates Vattenfall’s transition to become fossil free within one generation through;

  1. Insight: Specialized expertise and holistic perspective in analysis of market and competitive information;
  2. Clarity: Link between Group and Business Areas to align stakeholders and communicate the strategic direction;
  3. Action: Driving new business opportunities and executing strategic projects.

What will you do on a daily basis?


  • Lead purpose driven strategic initiatives that will create business value for Vattenfall
  • Leverage energy market knowledge to feed insights into Vattenfall’s long term price scenarios
  • Communicate the Vattenfall strategy and engage with the broader organization on how we can fulfill our fossil free living within one generation purpose
  • Engage management in energy transition topics by identifying trends and uncertainties that impact our strategy
  • Deep dive into possible scenarios of the future and develop hypothesis and their implications
  • Derive energy market insights from complex data from various sources

Who are you?
We are looking for a curious, innovative and imaginative problem solver, skilled in dealing with strategic, highly complex issues and challenges. You have strong communication skills; you conclude and condense clear messages and recommendations. Also, you are able to focus on people and business and you are an inclusive and empathetic team player who develops trust, builds collaborative relationships with colleagues and mentors and motivates others. Stakeholder management is key. Furthermore, you recognize yourself in the following profile:

  • You have more years of relevant experience from the energy industry; as management consultant or as energy expert
  • You have experience from the energy industry, preferably in the Netherlands, and you are an expert in energy transition topics
  • You have a University/Academic degree in Science, Engineering, Economics, Business or similar
  • Your command of English is strong, both verbally and written.

What do we offer?
A challenging and independent job in an informal, dynamic working environment. You can play a part in shaping the future of a company where the only constant is change. Besides being a challenging and inspiring place to work, we value a great work atmosphere! Everyone is really committed and we want to be the best in what we do. We offer good remuneration, attractive employment conditions and opportunities for personal and professional growth. You get the opportunity to create your own career within the company. At Vattenfall, we are convinced that striving for diversity helps building a more profitable efficient and attractive company. Therefore we seek a harmonious balance of employees in terms of gender, age, and ethnic and cultural backgrounds.

As a Strategy Advisor you will have a unique position to lead workstreams and apply strategic skills to significantly impact Vattenfall’s purpose. You will have the opportunity to develop professional and personal skills and broaden your exposure to energy transition topic.


The base location of this role is in Amsterdam.


We welcome your application in English, including CV and cover letter, before 29th of April 2019. When you’re selected, a short screening call, 2 face to face interviews and a pre-employment screening are part of the recruitment process.