Strategy Advisor

Strategy Advisor


Do you want shape the future of fossil free energy?
If so, Vattenfall are looking for you!
Strategy and Business Development are looking for a Strategy Advisor to be a driving force in key strategic and business development projects.
From a unique perspective in Vattenfall, you will develop a deep understanding of our company’s strategic direction and how decisions are driven.
Working in S&BD will give you a broad understanding of the energy industry and opportunity to develop your career, grow problem solving, communication and leadership skills.
As you help Vattenfall accelerate towards its fossil free purpose, you’ll be part of a strong, supportive team, work with senior executives and build a network you will be able count on throughout your career.

The opportunity
Help drive Vattenfall’s annual strategic process and guide the organization, by facilitating decision making in the c-suite and board of directors. You will be part of the dynamic team responsible for creating Vattenfall’s group plans and helping ensure Vattenfall is a leader in the energy transition. Responsibilities include, breaking down and structuring analysis for complex strategic issues within Vattenfall, synthesising key insights and developing close working relationships with leadership.
You will be expected to take a leading role in driving projects of strategic significance that are becoming increasingly complex and uncertain and may span Vattenfall’s 6 businesses. By breaking down, structuring and solving problems, you will help Vattenfall make vital decisions. You will need to harness support for projects from key stakeholders and utilise expertise from across Vattenfall to help you succeed. You will also practice leadership and coach colleagues in an agile setup.
An essential part of Vattenfall’s strategy is to develop a fossil free society and there will also be opportunity to drive business development projects from early ideas to commercial business. You will join the team finding, realizing and maximizing long term partnerships. Responsibilities will include analysis work, developing market studies and building business cases. Recent partnerships to build on or emulate, include collaborations that aim to produce fossil free hydrogen.

Your qualities
3+ years of relevant experience as management consultant (energy industry/sector is a merit)
A record of leading and driving projects
Ability to analyse and develop business opportunities
Structured and skilled in solving strategic, complex problems
Strong analytical skills, comfortable with complex data sets as well as making back of the envelope calculations
Accomplished critical thinker and strategic decision maker
Excellent communication skills to convey complex strategic plans simply and also a compelling storyteller
The ability to connect and engage across Vattenfall
Strong interpersonal skills
Inclusive, encouraging and a team player

Our offer
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 offer a challenging and international work environment where you will have a pivotal role in realising Vattenfall’s fossil free living within one generation goal. We believe in diverse and inclusive teams and you will be working in interdisciplinary teams and can always count on support from committed colleagues. We offer attractive employment conditions and opportunities for personal and professional development and will give you the opportunity to build your own career within Vattenfall. At Vattenfall we also offer staff benefits such as favorable occupational pension agreements, parental leave allowances, flexible working hours and more. Read more about our benefits here:

Location: Stockholm/Solna

We welcome your application in English, including CV and cover letter through the portal, last day to apply 15th of August 2021. Selection and interviews are held after last application date. We will not accept applications through email.

For more information about the role, please reach out to Director of Strategic Competence Neil McLauchlan, For more information about the recruiting process, contact recruiter Peter Blixter
Due to summer holiday your questions may not be answered directly.

Trade union representatives in Sweden Shahriar Badiei (Akademikerna), Anders Bohlin (Unionen), Christer Gustafsson (Ledarna), Juha Siipilehto (SEKO). To get in contact with the representatives, please call Vattenfall´s switchboard +46 8 739 50 00.

At Vattenfall, we believe, that the only way to make fossil free living within a generation possible is to power and help manage all energy-aspects of our customers’ lives to create climate smarter living building by building, district by district, city by city.

Diversity and inclusion – in everything we do
At Vattenfall, we are convinced that striving for diversity helps build a more profitable efficient and attractive company. Read more on how we work with diversity and inclusion here:

Our department
Strategy & Business Development (S&BD) is part of Staff Function Strategic Development at corporate level in Vattenfall. We exist to accelerate Vattenfall’s transition towards its goal, fossil free living within one generation. There are four functions in S&BD; Market Insights develop scenarios, provide a deep understanding of main energy industry trends; Group Strategy, are responsible for ensuring Vattenfall is a leader in the energy transition and a thriving business today and in the future; Business Development, find and realize new business opportunities that will enable fossil-free living in one generation; and Asset Owner Support, focus on internal collaboration and creating value for Vattenfall’s asset owning businesses.
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Vi fokuserar på din kompetens, inte dina övriga förutsättningar. Vi är öppna för att anpassa rollen eller arbetsplatsen efter dina behov.

Kontaktpersoner på detta företaget

Ingela Skoog

Rekryterare Karin Alexandersson
072 246 96 92
Rekryterare Karin Alexandersson
072- 246 96 92
Rekryterare Karin Alexandersson
072- 246 96 92
Rekryteringskonsult Eva Häger
08-739 50 00
Rekryteringskonsult Karin Alexandersson
Ingela Skoog
08-739 50 00
Rekryterare Karin Alexandersson
070- 36 32 413
Rekryteringskonsult Maria Rabb
Rekryteringskonsult Maria Rabb


  • Arbetsplats: VATTENFALL AB Solna
  • 1 plats
  • Tillsvidare
  • Heltid
  • Fast månads- vecko- eller timlön
  • Publicerat: 28 juni 2021
  • Ansök senast: 15 augusti 2021




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